Account book and letters published in the "Deseret News"
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 767
Scope and Contents
Collection includes a copy of a handwritten account book, "Personal Account Book of John McLaws, Joseph City, Arizona;" a typescript volume of letters from colonists which appeared in the "Deseret News," describing in detail the history and development of the Mormon settlements on the Little Colorado River; and a copy of a hand-drawn map of Sunset, Arizona (1881).
- McLaws, J. (John) (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Account book and letters published in the "Deseret News" must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Mormon missionary to the Navaho Indians (1883-1884), early settler of Joseph City (St. Joseph), Arizona, and local Mormon Church official.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
- Register of Account book and letters published in the "Deseret News"
- In Progress
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 July 15
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.