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George Q. Cannon letter, 1873 December 6

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 7426 Series 1 Item 8

Scope and Contents

Letter from George Q. Cannon to Martha Telle Cannon, written from Washington, D.C. He reports that he was admitted to his seat in Congress after some struggle, and that his enemies (which are unnamed) are continually putting forth legislation against him. He comments that he sees his position in Washington as a mission, and in closing he tells Martha to teach their children to pray.


  • 1873 December 6

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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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