George and Sarah Russon Kirkham papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1487
Scope and Contents
Includes biographical and genalogical material about George Kirkham and his family, some excerpts from his journals (photocopies and typescripts) including his Latter-day Saint Church missionary journal while he was in England, 1888, drawings and poems by Kirkham, and correspondence, newspaper clippings and memorabilia from the scrapbook of Sarah Russon Kirkham pertaining to her husband, children and herself.
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 George and Sarah Russon Kirkham papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Mormon pioneer, builder, musician; and his second wife.
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1487.xml
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Leonard A. and Bessie LaVerne Kirkham Fillerup; 1975 and 1976.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Missions--England
- Kirkham, Avery J.
- Kirkham, Bessie L.
- Kirkham, Denzil W.
- Kirkham, Lott R.
- Kirkham, Mary Russon
- Kirkham, Maude L.
- Kirkham, Oliver G.
- Kirkham, Raymond L.
- Kirkham, Thomas F.
- Kirkham, William
- Lehi (Utah) -- History
- Missions and Missionaries
- Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
- Russon family
- Register of George and Sarah Russon Kirkham papers
- Andrea Wyss
- 2011 March 10
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.