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Donald Q. Cannon research materials

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2005

Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten and typed letters, histories, interviews, diaries, pamphlets, and newspapers. The materials relate to a large range of topics in the early history of the Mormon Church; Joseph Smith, second president of the Mormon Church; and his family. Interviewees include Smith family members and those who knew them. The items were copied by Donald Q. Cannon as part of the continuing Mormon Church History Sources Project.

Dates

  • 1840-1981

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

Biographical History

Professor of church history at Brigham Young University.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Donald Q. Cannon; 1982.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Donald Q. Cannon research materials
Author
Garrett Schroath
Date
2011 May 3
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:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States