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Howard S. McDonald letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1316

Scope and Contents

Forty-four handwritten and typed letters by Howard S. McDonald mostly addressed to his mother. The letters primarily deal with personal and family matters including McDonald's experiences as a Mormon missionary in Pennsylvania and as a part of the American Expeditionary Force in France during World War One.

Dates

  • 1914-1944

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

Biographical History

Mormon missionary, soldier, student, family man, religious leader, boys camp counselor, and superintendent for public schools.

Extent

1 folder (0.2 linear ft.) : 131 leaves

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Howard S. McDonald letters
Status
Completed
Author
Elisa Visick
Date
2010 August 11
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