James E. Talmage letter
Scope and Contents
Collection contains the letter that James E. Talmage wrote to President Joseph F. Smith and his counselors, surrendering the copyright of his book "Jesus the Christ" to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It is dated October 16, 1915 and was sent to the brethren in Salt Lake City. The document is signed by James E. Talmage and is also signed by two witnesses.
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 the James Edward Talmage letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
James E. Talmage was born in Hungerford, Berkshire, England in 1862 and was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1911 until his death in 1933.
1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Maintained in original order.
Donated by Shannon Howells in 2010.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Shannon Howells; 2010.
Proof of Church's ownership to "Jesus the Christ" book.
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Devon Zimmerman, student manuscript processor, and David Whittaker, curator.
- Register of James E. Talmage letter
- Devon Zimmerman
- 2010 September 29
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.