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Orson Pratt letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 183

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 4 Sept. 1845, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Pratt writes from New York City describing the contition of the Mormon Church in the eastern United States. The item was published in the Brigham Young University Friends of the Library Series.

Dates

  • 1845 September 4

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

Biographical / Historical

Apostle in the Mormon Church from 1835 to 1881.

Extent

1 item (3 p.)

Language

English

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Orson Pratt letter to Brigham Young
Status
Completed
Author
Rose Frank
Date
2011 October 5
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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

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