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Cannon, Joseph J. (Joseph Jenne), 1877-1945



  • Existence: 1877 - 1945

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph J. Cannon letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230305697]
Identifier: MSS SC 821
Scope and Contents

This autographed typewritten letter was written 14 February 1935 by Joseph J. Cannon, then President of the British Mission of the Mormon Church to Francis W. Kirkham, then Secretary to Chief Justice Hughes of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington D.C. The subject of this letter is Kirkham's son, Grant, who "determined" to leave his mission four months early, and Cannon's efforts to dissuade him.

Dates: 1935 February 14

Stephen L. Richards notes for Remarks

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230327782]
Identifier: MSS 307
Scope and Contents

Mimeographed copy of typewritten notes. The item relates to a funeral oration given by Richards on 6 Nov. 1945 eulogizing Joseph J. Cannon. Cannon was an author, editor of the "Deseret News," and a businessman in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates: 1945

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Funeral sermons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 1
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