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James I. Steel autobiography and family records

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 516
Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography with family records apparently also copied by Steel. James Steel converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England and migrated to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1854. He later settled in Tooele County, Utah. Steel entered into polygamy in 1874. Also included are ordinations and patriarchal blessings of family members. Steel also writes about his visions and dreams.

Dates

  • 1879-1910

Creator

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

Extent

1 item (120 p.)(0.07 linear ft.)

Biographical note

Convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Great Britain and a pioneer to Utah.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Autobiography and family records
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2011 June 6
Description rules
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Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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