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Minute book for William C. Allen's Company

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 779

Scope and Contents

Collection includes one volume containing minutes of the chapter's business meetings from 1876 through 1888 and a second volume containing handwritten copies of the company's business correspondence and letters from various Mormon church leaders.


  • 1876-1888


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 Minute book for William C. Allen's Company must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Historical Note

The William C. Allen Company, established in 1876, was a local chapter of the Mormon Church's communal United Order organized in Allen City (later St. Joseph), Arizona. The name of the organization was changed to St. Joseph United Order Company in 1878.


2 v. (146 p.)(0.10 linear ft.)

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements


Custodial History

Donated in 1974.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; 1974.


19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.

Register of Minute book for William C. Allen's Company
In Progress
Benjamin Sipes
2010 July 19
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
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