Biography and memorabilia of Robert Mylchrist Cannon
Scope and Contents
This collecion consists of 4 biographies, 2 resumes, awards, letters, magazine articles, and photocopied newspaper photos and articles referring to Cannon.
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Biography and memorabilia of Robert Mylchrist Cannon must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Cannon, know as "Joe" to his friends, was a career officer in the U.S. Army. A graduate of West Point, he retired a three-star general in 1961 and went into banking. He received numerous honors and awards after having served in and held positions in the Pacific and Far East theaters during, prior to, and following World War II.
Donated by Mrs. Robert M. Cannon in 1977.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Mrs. Robert M. Cannon; 1977.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
- Register of Biography and memorabilia of Robert Mylchrist Cannon
- In Progress
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 July 26
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.