Jacob Kemp Butterfield letter
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1385
Scope and Contents
Photocopy and typescript of a handwritten letter written while on the march with the Mormon Battalion. The item is addressed to Butterfield's mother and gives particulars about the Mormon pioneer trek to the west as well as the Mormon Battalion's mission and activities. Butterfield explains his Mormon faith to his mother.
- Butterfield, Jacob Kemp, 1813-1889 (Person)
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 Jacob Kemp Butterfield letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Mormon pioneer and memer of the Mormon Battalion which served during the War with Mexico 1846-1848.
2 items (6 leaves)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Jacob Kemp Butterfield letter
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 August 11
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.