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Bomb threat / Jerry Nelson, 1981 October

Identifier: FA 2 Item
Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Jerry Nelson, who heard the story from an unnamed male instructor, who in turn ascribed it to an alleged firsthand witness. In the story the First Presidency calls off a bomb threat during a private meeting.


  • Other: 1981 October

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Collection of supernatural religious legends must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


1 p.

General note

Informant was male.
General note Creator's sex is unknown.
General note Collector was male.
General note Collector was informant.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States