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Mormon splinter groups collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1634

Scope and Contents

Papers, research notes, and correspondence. These items relate to the numerous off-shoots of the two largest Mormon denominations, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church or LDS Church) and the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS church) and their leaders. Also included is a photocopy of a letter by the Mormon prophet, Joseph Smith (1805-1844).

Dates

  • 1844-1976

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 Mormon splinter groups collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Mormon author.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Other Finding Aids

Finding aid available in repository.

Other Finding Aids

Item-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1634.xml

Custodial History

These materials were purchased from David C. Martin in 1978.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; David C. Martin; 1978.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Mormon splinter groups collection
Status
Completed
Author
Garrett Schroath
Date
2011 March 16
Description rules
Appm
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:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States