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Tuttle family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1832
Correspondence, diaries, pamphlets, advertisements, and account books. Diaries were written by Newton Tuttle (1825-1905), a farmer in Bountiful, Utah. He mentions attending the School of the Prophets in Salt Lake City, Utah, where he heard teachings from leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon). Correspondence includes letters written to Clara Minerva Tuttle Bartholomew (1865-1956) by members of the Bartholomew family who were on LDS missions, among which are letters from her husband, Henry, in England, 1903-1904. Clara was the daughter of Newton Tuttle and his wife, Emily Amelia Stone (1839-1927). Collection includes original Newton Tuttle diaries, plus typed copies prepared by Brigham Young University.


  • 1851-1952


Conditions Governing Access

"No photocopies may be made except by Bartholomew family members and no item may be published in its entirety without prior written permission from family representative, Craig Randy Bartholomew"; see instrument of gift, 21 May 1988.
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.


11 boxes (5.5 linear ft.)

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Davis Bartholomew family; 1988.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Existence and Location of Copies

Transcriptions available in Box 8-10.

Related Materials

See also Tuttle family papers (MSS 2870) and Tuttle family papers (MSS 2871).
Register of Tuttle family papers
Andrea Wyss
2011 April 22
Description rules
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States