Harriet Silver and Simeon A. Dunn letters

Harriet Silver and Simeon A. Dunn letters

Dates: 1830-1870

Handwritten and signed letters from Harriet Silver Dunn addressed mainly to her family in Vermont. Also included are two items signed both by Harriet and by her husband Simeon Dunn, two letters written by Oscar Silverdating, and miscellaneous missives.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.2 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Dunn, Harriet Silver, 1818-1858. -- Dunn, Simeon Adams, 1803-1883
  • Call Number: Vault MSS 619
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • 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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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: Vault MSS 619; Harriet Silver and Simeon A. Dunn letters; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: Vault MSS 619, LTPSC.
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File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/VMSS619.xml
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History; Dunn family--Correspondence; Dunn, Harriet Silver, 1818-1858--Correspondence; Dunn, Simeon Adams, 1803-1883--Correspondence; Silverdating, Oscar--Correspondence; Material Types; Mormon women--Correspondence; Mormons--Illinois--Correspondence
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Dunn (Harriet Silver and Simeon A.) letters
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-09-27T13:04-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts