James W. LeSueur histories
Scope and Contents
Photocopies of typescripts made by E.M. Reilley from the James W. LeSueur papers, Arizona Pioneer Historical Society Library.
Collection contains six documents: an autobiography of James W. LeSueur; a typed copy of the resolution passed by the Arizona State Legislature passed on the death of Solomon Barth, a prominent resident of St. Johns, Arizona; a photocopy of a 1945 letter from LeSueur to a "Mrs. Kitt"; an account by LeSueur of the settlement of St. Johns; a history of the Mormon settlements in Navajo County, and "Trouble with the Hashknife Cattle Co."
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 W. LeSueur histories must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Local Mormon Church official, Arizona businessman and public official, early resident of St. Johns, Arizona.
5 items (16 leaves)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Item added and notes updated as needed; Ryan K. Lee; 2018.
- Apache County (Ariz.) -- History
- Arizona -- History -- To 1912
- Barth, Solomon, 1842-1928
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Arizona--History
- Frontier and pioneer life -- Arizona -- Sources
- Histories (Literary works)
- Immigration and American Expansion
- Mormons -- Colonization -- Arizona -- History
- Navajo County (Ariz.) -- History -- Sources
- Saint Johns (Ariz.) -- History
- Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924
- Register of James W. LeSueur histories
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 July 19
- 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.