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What it Means to be a Mormon transcription

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8345

Scope and Contents

Collection contains the handwritten transcription of Adam S. Bennion's book, What it Means to be a Mormon, pages 171-173, which tells the story of Emmeline B. Wells' conversion and early history, including when she first met the prophet Joseph Smith. The transcriber is unknown. Dated approximately 1920.


  • approximately 1920

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Transcription of What it Means to be a Mormon transcription must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Purchased from Benchmark Books in 2013.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Benchmark Books; 2013.


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


Located in box 598

Processing Information

Processed; Margaret Weddle, student manuscript processor; and John M. Murphy, curator; 2013.

Register of Transcription of Adam S Bennion's book, What it Means to be a Mormon, pages 171-173
Margaret Weddle
2013 December 18
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States