Daniel Colvin letter
Scope and Contents note
Collection includes one letter written in 1839 by Daniel Colvin to Meeker W. Denny in which Colvin describes the land above Burlington, Iowa and Greene County, Illinois. He also mentions the unhealthy climate caused by rains in Illinois, which the Mormons experienced that very summer in Nauvoo.
- Colvin, Daniel (Person)
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 Daniel Colvin letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Daniel Colvin was alive circa 1839.
1 folder (0.02 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Collection includes one letter written in 1839 by Daniel Colvin to Meeker W. Denny.
Custodial History note
Purchased from Rick Grunder in 1987.
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
Purchased; Rick Grunder; 1987.
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Processing Information note
Processed; Meghan Mathews; 10 January 2008.
- Register of the Daniel Colvin letter
- Meghan Mathews, Karen Glenn, student processors; John M. Murphy, curator
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.