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Joseph F. Smith letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3146

Scope and Contents

Letter to Berg and Son. concerning burial preparation for Sarah D. Muir.


  • 1906


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

Biographical note

Joseph F. Smith was the President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1901 to 1918.

Joseph F. Smith was born November 13, 1838, to Hyrum and Mary Fielding Smith. He migrated to Utah with his mother after his father was martyred. Once in Utah, he began his life service to the church. In 1865, he served in the territorial legislature. Joseph served as President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1901 to 1918. He died November 19, 1918.


1 item (1 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Donated by Karl Berg.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Karl Berg.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Joseph F. Smith letter
In Progress
Benjamin Sipes
2011 February 28
Description rules
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States