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George Q. Cannon letter, 1872 May 18

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 7426 Series 1 Item 5

Scope and Contents

Letter from George Q. Cannon to Martha Telle Cannon, in which George Q. Cannon expresses gratitude for Martha and their children, briefly mentions actions from the House of Representatives to adjourn the current session of Congress, and discusses in great length the naming of the new baby boy. George Q. Cannon explains that any simple name besides "George" would be sufficient. The letter is written from Washington, D.C.


  • 1872 May 18

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Open for public research.

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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from George Q. Cannon family correspondence must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


4 pages ; 21 x 26 cm folded to 21 x 13 cm

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Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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Brigham Young University
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