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J. Rossle anti-Mormon negatives

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4143

Scope and Contents note

Anti-Mormon Literature. 11 rolls of microfilm. 10 are labeled “#10” through “#19”, one is not labeled. Four had labels as follows:

#15 Jackson, Joseph H.

Rossle, J. Aus der welt des Mormoentums.

Seibel, George. The Mormon Problem.

Sheldon, H. C. The fourfold test of Mormonism.

Shook, C. A. The true origin of Mormon polygamy.

Shook, C. A. Cumorah revisited

Shook, C. A. The True Origin of the B. of M.

Smuckler, S. M. The religious, social.

Spalding, F. S. Joseph Smith as a Translator.

Stead, J. D. Doctrines and dogmas of Brighamism.

#16 Palantic.

Peep o’day.

Cannon, F. H. Under the prophet in Ut.

Christian statesman v. 45-54 1915-1920.

#17 Book of Elias.

Burton, R. F. City of the saints.

Arbaugh, G. B. Revelation in Mormonism

#18 Remy, Jules. Journey to Great Salt Lake.

Un-numbered roll: Book of Elias.


  • circa 1915-1920


Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the J. Rossle anti-Mormon negatives must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

J. Rossle was a German who lived in the early 20th century. He helped publish anti-Mormon materials.


1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



11 rolls of anti-Mormon negatives on microfilm, beginning with J. Rossle's publication in German, circa 1915-1920.

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Appraisal note

LDS cultural, social, and religious history (Collection development policy for 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).

Processing Information note

Processed; H. Christine Swindler; 17 July 2007.

Register of J. Rossle anti-Mormon negatives
Karen Glenn and H. Christine Swindler, student processors, and John Murphy, curator
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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