Deseret Museum receipt book and miscellaneous correspondence
Scope and Contents
Receipt book for donations and deposits to the Deseret Museum and 20 letters and other miscellaneous items relating to museum business and acquisitions. Several of the items are written by or are about John W. Young, the museum's proprietor; Joseph L. Barfoot, the museum's curator; and James E. Talmage, a scientist and lecturer associated with the museum.
- Deseret Museum (Organization)
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 Deseret Museum receipt book and miscellaneous correspondence must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Nineteenth century museum and menagerie in Salt Lake City.
17 items (0.2 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Deseret Museum receipt book and miscellaneous correspondence
- Patsy Shin Hernandez
- 2010 August 12
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.