Collection on early Mormon history

Collection on early Mormon history

Dates: 1830-1846

Materials include typescripts of records on early Mormon history. Includes information on Joseph Smith, William Smith, and John Whitmer, and other early Church leaders. Dated 1830-1846.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 954
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Location of Originals
Community of Christ Library and Archives; The Temple, 201 S. River, Independence, Missouri 64050.
Arranged chronologically.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Collection on early Mormon history must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
box 602
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 954; Collection on early Mormon history; 19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 954, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Lyndon W. Cook; 1977.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History--19th century; Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844; Smith, William, 1811-1893; Whitmer, John, 1802-1878; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Mormon Church--History--19th century
Genre / Form
Certificates; Corporate minutes; Letters; Typescripts
Processing Information
Processed; Ryan K. Lee; 2013.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Collection on early Mormon history
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Ryan K. Lee
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-23T04:37-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts