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David H. Cannon autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 588

Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography which describes emigration from England to Utah, 1842-1847, his church missions to California, England and Utah's Dixie and his experiences as an immigrant leader. Gives data on church positions, including his calling as president of the St. George, Utah Latter-day Saint Temple.

Dates

  • 1917

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 David H. Cannon autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical sketch

Mormon pioneer, missionary, and temple worker; brother to George Q. Cannon.

Extent

1 folder (0.05 linear ft.) : 7 p.

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated by Mrs. Harold B. Holley in 1976.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Mrs. Harold B. Holley; 1976.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of David H. Cannon autobiography
Status
Completed
Author
Benjamin Sipes
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