Charles W. Penrose papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 680
Scope and Contents
Collection includes two printed pamphlets by Penrose, "Priesthood and Presidency" concerning the claims of the Reorganized Latter Day Saint Church, and "The Mountain Meadows Massacre" which includes details, statements, and testimonies of various people involved in the incident, bound together and containing some handwritten notations. Also included is a TLS to William S. Paine concerning the removal of Moses Thatcher from the Quorum of Twelve Apostles, 1915, 3 personal TLSs to Cassie Donahoo, 1922, and a short poem by Penrose, all typewritten.
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 Charles W. Penrose papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Latter-day Saint Church apostle and member of the Church's First Presidency.
6 items (0.02 linear ft.)
Collection maintained in original order.
Donated by Elizabeth Sokoloff in 1975.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Elizabeth Sokoloff; 1975.
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
- Register of Charles W. Penrose papers
- Morgan Crockett
- 2010 July 14
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.