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William Wines Phelps and John Corrill letter, 1835 October 7

 Item — oversize: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 810 Series 1 Item 5
Image of William Wines Phelps correspondence
Image of William Wines Phelps correspondence

Scope and Contents

Materials include a two-part letter, dated October 7, 1835, to Sally Phelps and Margaret Corrill, from William Wines Phelps and John Corrill, respectively. Part of the letter mentions gossip from Kirtland such as Sister Stout being with child through adultery with John J. Tanner. The rest of the letter is missing. The other part says that members in Kirtland have heard the news of sicknesses in Missouri, they inquire about their families' well-being and promise to pray for them. Dated 1835.


  • 1835 October 7

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.


3 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.


Pages numbered 41, 42, and 47.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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Brigham Young University
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