Theodore McKean letter to Brigham Young

Theodore McKean letter to Brigham Young

Dates: 1875 April 12

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 12 April 1875, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. McKean writes to Young to decline the nomination of "Supt." of the ZCMI department store.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 p.)
  • Creator: McKean, Theodore, 1829
  • Call Number: Vault MSS 197
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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Initial citation: Vault MSS 197; Theodore McKean letter to Brigham Young; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: Vault MSS 197, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution--History; Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Mormon Church--Presidents; Mormons--Correspondence; Retail Trade
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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McKean (Theodore) letter to Brigham Young
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Finding aid prepared by Leslie Evens
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-16T04:22-0700
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Utah businessman who died in 1897.

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