Cluff, H. H. (Harvey Harris), 1836-1916
- Existence: 1836-1916
H. H. Cluff (1836-1916) was banker and ecclesiatical leader of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He served as a mission president in Hawaii and as counselor in the Utah Stake for the Church.
CitationH. H. Cluff cartes-de-visite and tintypes, 1887-1888
Brigham Young University, L. Tom Perry Special Collections worksheet, Apr. 24, 2008 (H.H. Cluff; Harvey Harris Cluff; b. 1836; Mormon banker)
Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 1996: p. 813(Harvey Harris Cluff; b. Jan. 9, 1836, at Kirtland, Ohio)
Familysearch.org, viewed Apr. 24, 2008 (Harvey Harris Cluff; b. Jan. 9, 1836 in Kirtland, Ohio; d. Apr. 19, 1916)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1946
Scope and Contents Handwritten diary (144 pages) by Harvey H. Cluff. Cluff records events relating to his church activities. He talks about church talks, church courts, and reactions to the activities of federal officials who were pursuing Church members because of the practice of polygamy. Cluff presents copies of letters written by leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and gives an account of his arrest for polygamy on April 30, 1887.
Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1139
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter dated April 7, 1904 and addressed to Harvey H. Cluff. Smith regrets not answering Cluff's letters earlier. He mentions how he felt after the second day of his examination before a U.S. Congressional committee investigating the Mormon Church. The hearings related to the question of whether or not to seat Senator Reed Smoot of Utah.
Dates: 1904 April 7