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William Ellison Evans telegraph to Thomas Oakey, 1885 November 12

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 31
Identifier: MSS 8593 Series 1 Sub-Series 1 Item 2
Image of William Ellison Evans telegraph to Thomas Oakey
Image of William Ellison Evans telegraph to Thomas Oakey

Scope and Contents

A telegram from William Ellison Evans in Logan, Utah to his future father-in-law Thomas Oakey in Salt Lake City, Utah. The telegram came just before marriage to Lucy Ann Oakey on the next day. States: Recommend has come. Will be home tomorrow if possible. W. Evans. Dated November 12, 1885.


  • 1885 November 12

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1 letter (1 page) ; 21 x 14 cm

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Copies

Transcription of materials located in Folder 10.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States