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Biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1592

Scope and Contents

Photocopies of typewritten biographies of Henry Bailey Jacobs and Zina Diantha Huntington Young, along with photocopies of typed and handwritten letters. The items, which relate to family matters and marriage relationships, include a letter from the LDS Historical Department regarding the marriages of Zina to Joseph Smith and Brigham Young, and a letter from the U.S. Customs Court in New York denying the existence of any records relating to a divorce between Henry and Zina.

Dates

  • 1844-1976

Creator

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 Biographies must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical Note

Granddaughter of Henry Bailey Jacobs and Zina Diantha Huntington Young and member of the Mormon Church.

Extent

11 items (44 leaves)(0.06 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated by Mrs. Paul Cannon in 1979.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Mrs. Paul Cannon; 1979.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Biographies
Status
Completed
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 August 20
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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