First Presidency letter
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 4005
Scope and Contents
Letter of First Presidency (signed by Ezra Taft Benson and Gordon B. Hinckley) to President Morris E. Peterson, Provo Utah East Stake, 29 May 1986. Reports the leaders of the Church agreeing to Peterson's recommendation to dissolve the Provo 40th Ward (singles) in accordance with the recent guidelines for singles wards.
- 1986 May 29
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Biographical / Historical
Ezra Taft Benson and Gordon B. Hinckley are members of the First Presidency in 1986, with Ezra Taft Benson as President and Gordon B. Hinckley as a Counsler.
1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)
This item was in the possession of Lyndon Cook before it was purchased from him by the Harold B. Lee Library Special Collections in 2001.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased; Lyndon Cook; 2001.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency (Organization)
- Hinckley, Gordon Bitner, 1910-2008 (Person)
- Benson, Ezra Taft (Person)
- Register of First Presidency letter
- Rose Frank
- 2011 June 18
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.