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Autobiography, diaries, and Leithead family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1103
Photocopies of printed versions of Leithead's autobiography and diaries. Also included are various histories and biographies of members of the Leithead family. James emigrated from Scotland to eastern Canada where he was introduced to the Mormon faith. He lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, and accompanied the Mormons to Utah where he settled in Farmington and later in Glendale. He also lived for several years on the Muddy River in Nevada as part of Mormon attempts to settle there.

Dates

  • 1850-1974

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 Autobiography, diaries, and Leithead family histories must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

200 p.

Biographical History

Miller, musician, and Mormon Bishop and pioneer.

Custodial History

Donated by Mrs. W. H. Stafford in 1978.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Mrs. W. H. Stafford; 1978.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Autobiography, diaries, and Leithead family histories
Status
in_progress
Author
Elisa Visick
Date
2010 July 30
Description rules
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Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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