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Clement Yore letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 825

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of letters written to Yore. The writers include some important authors and other correspondents like Walter Prescott Webb 1888-1963, Andy Adams 1859-1935, J. Frank Dobie 1888-1964 (5 letters), Rex Beach 1877-1949 (2 letters), William MacLeod Raine 1871-1954 (6 letters), Jim Tully 1888- (8 letters), Henry Herbert Knibbs 1874-1945 (3 letters), and Opie Percival Read 1852-1939 (25 letters). The content of the letters ranges from personal matters to opinions on books and authors.

Dates

  • 1922-1936

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 Clement Yore letters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Yore was an important writer of Western fiction.

Extent

7 folders (0.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated by Department of Church History.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Department of Church History.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Clement Yore letters
Status
Completed
Author
Elisa Visick
Date
2010 July 20
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