Claims on the estates of Joseph and Hyrum Smith
Scope and Contents
Handwritten claims and bills submitted against the estates of Joseph and Hyrum Smith. The items request payments on charges made by the two men between 1841 and 1844. Joseph and Hyrum were brothers and leaders of the Mormon Church. They were murdered in 1844.
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 Claims on the estates of Joseph and Hyrum Smith must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
5 items (12 p.)
Purchased through Peter Crawley in 1984.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased; Peter Crawley; 1984.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
- Register of Claims on the estates of Joseph and Hyrum Smith
- In Progress
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 October 4
- Description rules
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.