Horace K. Whitney papers, 1847-1885
Scope and Contents
Contains correspondence, a promissory note, and other materials related to the life of Whitney. Includes information on his personal life and business activities. Materials date from between 1847 and and 1885.
- Whitney, Horace K. (Horace Kimball), 1823-1884 (creator, Person)
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Horace K. Whitney (1823-1884) was a Mormon bookkeeper and clerk in Utah.
Horace Kimball Whitney was born July 25, 1823 in Kirtland, Ohio to Newel Kimball Whitney and Elizabeth Ann Smith. A member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, he emigrated to Utah and settled in Salt Lake City. During his career he worked as a bookkeeper and an office clerk. Whitney had three wives, including Helen Mar Kimball, Lucy Amelia Bloxham, and Mary Cravath. He died in Salt Lake City on November 22, 1884.
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File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/VMSS76.xml
Existence and Location of Copies
Available on microfilm in repository.
Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States