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Stewart L. Udall research on the Mountain Meadows Massacre

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6936

Scope and Contents note

Collection contain a book of remembrance, transcripts of oral history interviews regarding John D. Lee, information regarding the memorial at Mountain Meadows, newspaper clippings, letters, notes, and photocopied excerpts from books on the topic. Materials date from between 1950 and 2003.


  • 1950-2003


Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Stewart L. Udall research on the Mountain Meadows Massacre must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Stewart L. Udall is a former politician and government official from Arizona.

Udall was born 31 January 1920 in St. Johns, Arizona. He served as a Representative in the Arizona House of Representatives from 1955 to 1961. Udall then served as the Secretary of the Interior of the United States from 1961 to 1969.


6 folders (0.6 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Research papers of Stewart L. Udall regarding the Mountain Meadows Massacre.

Custodial History note

Donated by Stewart L. Udall in 2003.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; Stewart L. Udall; 2003.

Appraisal note

Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007).

Processing Information note

Processed; Elizabeth Ballif; 2009.

Register of Stewart L. Udall research on the Mountain Meadows Massacre
Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
4 June 2009
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States