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Emeline letter to her sister, Walpole, New Hampshire

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2451

Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter dated July 24, 1832, with "Dear Sister" on the top of the first page as a salutation. The item was addressed to Joseph Mason of Walpole, New Hampshire. Emeline informs her sister that she has just been baptized into a Protestant church about 50 miles west of Palmyra, New York and no longer fears death or hardship.


  • 1832 July 24

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 Emeline letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


3 sheets (3 p.) ; x x cm

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Custodial History

Donated by Rick Grunder in 1986.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Rick Grunder; 1986.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Emeline letter to her sister, Walpole, New Hampshire
Under Revision
Benjamin Sipes
2010 October 27
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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