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Alva Marion Merkley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1764

Scope and Contents

Letters received, newspaper clippings, bills, invoices, receipts, bank statements, magazines, conference reports of the Mormon Church, and miscellaneous items. Most of the letters were received when Merkley was on a mission for the Mormon Church in Manitoba. Many of the materials deal with farming, family matters, and life as a Mormon in Canada.

Dates

  • 1886-1962

Creator

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

Biographical History

Mormon farmer living in Magrath, Alberta.

Extent

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Alva Marion Merkley papers
Author
Megan Furcini
Date
2011 April 19
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