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John M. Cannon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 82
Legal correspondence, receipts and bills, tax notices, and other personal and business papers. Also included are biographies of various Cannon family members. Also included is correspondence belonging to John A. Bagley, Cannon's associate.


  • 1892-1925


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 John M. Cannon papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.


21 boxes (10.5 linear ft.)

Biographical History

John M. Cannon (1865-1917) was a Utah lawyer and local Mormon Church leader. John A. Bagley (1862-1941) was a Utah lawyer.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.


Utah and Western American and LDS cultural, family, social, intellectual, and religious history (19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts collection development policy IV.a.i.1 and 4, November 2013)

Existence and Location of Copies

Transcription of 1886 journal is available.

Processing Information

Added transcription of 1886 journal and updated record accordingly; Ryan Lee; March 2018.
Register of John M. Cannon papers
Amy Perez
2011 February 25
Description rules
Language of description

Revision Statements

  • 2018 March 22: Added transcription of 1886 journal and updated record accordingly.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States