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Frank J. Cannon letter

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Identifier: MSS SC 2248

Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letter written in Washington D.C., addressed to John M. Cannon (1856-1917), and dated 27 Dec. 1901. Frank expresses gratitude for John's efforts. Frank states that an unspecified "deal" is likely to achieve success because "the principal parties have agreed to take the matter up immediately after the re-convening of Congress."


  • 1901 December 27


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical History

Frank J. Cannon (1859-1933) was a Mormon Church leader, Utah politician, and son of the Mormon Apostle, George Q. Cannon (1827-1901).


1 item (1 p.)

Custodial History

Purchased through Distinctive Documents in 1984.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Distinctive Documents; 1984.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Frank J. Cannon letter
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Elisa Visick
2010 October 6
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Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States