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First Presidency letter to all mission presidents in foreign areas

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6067
Letter to all mission presidents in foreign areas from the First Presidency concerning “purchase of future branch meetinghouse sites in foreign areas,” 1961.

Dates

  • 1961

Creator

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 First Presidency letter to all mission presidents in foreign areas must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Abstract

Letter to all mission presidents in foreign areas from the First Presidency concerning “purchase of future branch meetinghouse sites in foreign areas,” 1961.

Administrative History

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is in charge of all the affairs of the church.

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is located in Salt Lake City, Utah, and heads all affairs of the church, including foreign missions. At the time of this letter, the First Presidency wanted to make sure that foreign mission presidents knew their responsibilities concerning the purchasing of land for branch meetinghouses. The First Presidency at the time of this letter was Presdient David O. McKay, with his counselors J. Reuben Clark Jr., Henry D. Moyle, and Hugh B. Brown.

Custodial History note

Purchased by Peter Crawley in 1987.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Purchased; Peter Crawley; 1987.

Appraisal note

Utah and American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Separated Materials note

Separated in 2008 from other materials purchased from Peter Crawley in 1987.

Processing Information note

Processed; Melissa Cowles, student processor and John Murphy, curator; 2008.
Title
Register of First Presidency letter to all mission presidents in foreign areas
Status
completed
Author
Melissa Cowles, student processor and John Murphy, curator
Date
2008
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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