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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.

Dates

  • 1906-1922

Creator

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.

Biographical History

Latter-day Saint Church apostle and member of the Church's First Presidency.

Extent

6 items (0.02 linear ft.)

Language

English

Arrangement

Collection maintained in original order.

Custodial History

Donated by Elizabeth Sokoloff in 1975.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Elizabeth Sokoloff; 1975.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Charles W. Penrose papers
Status
Completed
Author
Morgan Crockett
Date
2010 July 14
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States