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Carl V. Larson research on the Mormon Battalion

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 5885

Scope and Contents note

A partial list of identified burial places of members of the Mormon Battalion, collected by Carl V. Larson and donated in 1987.


  • 1987


Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Carl V. Larson research on the Mormon Battalion must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Carl V. Larson collected information on the men and women in the Mormon Battalion. His database on the Battalion can be found for sale on


1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)




List of burial places of Mormon Battalion members, collected by Carl V. Larson, 1987.

Custodial History note

The original research was conducted by Carl V. Larson who then donated the items to Church Archives in Salt Lake City. John A. Peterson, Church Archives acquisition specialist, then gave the items to David Whittaker at BYU Special Collections in 1987.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; LDS Church Historical Department/Archives (John A. Peterson); 1987.

Appraisal note

LDS cultural, social, and religious history (Collection development policy of 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).

Related Archival Materials note

BX 8673.42.L329d 1987; BX 8670.07.L335w 1989; BX 8670.07.L335w 1995

Processing Information note

Processed; Meghan Mathews; 27 August 2007.
Register of Carl V. Larson research on the Mormon Battalion
Meghan Mathews, Karen Glenn, student processors and John Murphy, curator
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States