David J. McArthur letter to Charlie Redd
Scope and Contents note
Letter written by McArthur to Charlie Redd in 1913, fulfilling McArthur's promise to Redd by sending a poem. The poem, regarding the tragedy of the Titanic sinking, is enclosed with the letter, and was copyrighted in 1912.
- McArthur, David J. (Person)
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Open for public research.
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David J. McArthur was a poet and businessman. He founded the McArthur Music Co., which ran out of Seattle, Washington. By 1912, David was an established poet, and copyrighted his original poem entitled "Their Last Song" which was about the sinking of the Titanic.
1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Contains a letter written to Charlie Redd in 1913.
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More detailed finding aid available in repository upon request.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007).
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Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2009.
- Register of David J. McArthur letter to Charlie Redd
- Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
- 24 August 2009
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
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