Samuel A. Woolley papers
Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 3991
Scope and Contents
Samuel A. Woolley Papers include tithing records, Salt Lake 9th ward (1896-1899); several broadsides from the first presidency and presiding Bishopric regarding the handling of tithing; ledger sheets reporting the paying and non-paying of tithing of 9th ward; 9th ward financial records. About 20 items, including bound ledgers.
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 Samuel A. Woolley papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Samuel Amos Woolley was born September 11, 1825 in Pennsylvania. Woolley was an integral member of overland travel companies of Brigham Young (1848) and Philemon C. Merrill (1856). In 1861, he was captain of the Samuel Woolley Company. Woolley died on March 23, 1900, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
6 folders (0.48 linear ft.)
Samuel A. Woolley papers, 1896-1899, include two series: Series 1: Instructions, 1896-1897 and Series 2. Ledgers, 1896-1899.
These items were purchased by Special Collections in 1998.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased; F. Edward Bennett; 1998.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Samuel A. Woolley papers
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 May 13
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.