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James S. Martin correspondence

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 567

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typewritten correspondence. Three of the items were received by Martin and one was sent by him. One of the letters is from James H. Wolfe, an attorney in Salt Lake City, Utah, and another is from C. G. Patterson, a resident of Salt Lake City. Both Wolfe and Patterson are concerned with the Mormon Church's domination of politics in Utah. They are concerned that the United States Senator and Mormon Church Apostle, Reed Smoot, is controlled by the Mormon Church. Also included is a resolution addressed to the members of the United States Senate to unseat Reed Smoot. A fouth item is a note from Martin to an unnamed United States Senator relating to the other letters he received.


  • 1915


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 James S. Martin correspondence must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

General superintendent of the National Reform Association.


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (6 p.)


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of James S. Martin correspondence
Andrea Wyss
2011 March 24
Description rules
Language of description
Script of description
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