John W. Young letters
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed letters dated 6 April 1874 and 15 Sept. 1887. The 1874 missive is addressed to settlements "southeast of St. George," Utah, and relates to the mission of the the Mormon Church to the Indians of Moencopi. The 1887 letter is addressed to George Alfred Townsend and relates to Townsend's disire to come to the West U.S.
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Biographical / Historical
Apostle in the Mormon Church.
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Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Apostles--Correspondence
- Church work with Indians -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History
- Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Saint George -- History
- Politics, Government, and Law
- Saint George (Utah) -- History
- Territorial Government
- Townsend, George Alfred, 1841-1914
- Register of Letters
- Leslie Evens
- 2011 November 7
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.