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House of Short

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1569

Scope and Contents

Photocopies of typed discourses, testimonies, and other commentary by Dennis Short. He states his disagreemnents with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Joseph Smith, and other church leaders, as well as thoughts on gun ownership. Documents are titled House of Short. Dated approximately 1970-1979.


  • approximately 1970-1979


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Biographical / Historical

Dennis R. Short is an author on books regarding the doctrine of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, including "Questions on Plural Marriage," published in 1974, "Questions Frequently Asked Believers in the Fulness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ," published 1974, and "For [Wo]Men Only- The Lord's Law of Obedience," published in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1977.


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

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Custodial History

Donated by Knut Jeffery Knuteson in 1979.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Knut Jeffery Knuteson; 1979.


History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon and Western American Manuscripts Collection Development Policy V.B.5.a, 2020)


Title from page headings.

Processing Information

Processed; Karen Glenn; June 2023.

House of Short
In Progress
Karen Glenn
2023 June 15
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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

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States