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The Tennessee massacre

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1256

Scope and Contents

Carbon copy of a typewritten essay. Livingston recounts the murders of two Mormon misisonaries and their protectors at Condor's Farm, Cane Creek, Tennessee, on 10 Aug. 1884. She also relates how the bodies were retrieved by her father, B. H. Roberts, while he was disguised as a common tramp.

Dates

  • 1930

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

Biographical / Historical

Georgia Roberts Livingston was a Mormon woman and daughter of the Mormon historian, B. H. Roberts.

Extent

1 item (22 pages)

Language

English

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of The Tennessee massacre
Status
Completed
Author
Rose Frank
Date
2011 March 21
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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