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William Wines Phelps letter to Sally Phelps, 1835 September 11

 Item — oversize: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 810 Series 1 Item 4
Image of William Wines Phelps letter to Sally Phelps
Image of William Wines Phelps letter to Sally Phelps

Scope and Contents

Materials include a portion of a letter to Sally Phelps from William Wines Phelps, dated September 11, 1835. Phelps asks Sally not to go to her mother while he is away, because travel would be too dangerous at the time. The letter also discusses revising hymns for the hymn book; transcribing Joseph Smith's translation of the Pearl of Great Price, and says that his friends, including Joseph Smith, enjoy reading Sally's letters. Dated 1835.


  • 1835 September 11

Conditions Governing Access

Originals restricted. Digital copy available online for public use. Photocopies and transcriptions also available for public use.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William Wines Phelps papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.


2 p.

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

Item-level inventory available online.

Existence and Location of Copies

Photocopies and transcriptions of materials are held in box 2 of collection.


Holograph. Pages numbered 18-19.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States