Reed Smoot certificate
Scope and Contents
Printed form with handwritten notations. A certificate appointing Reed Smoot, Latter-day Saint Church leader and later Utah Senator, as director of the Territorial Insane Asylum in Utah. On reverse is an affidavit signed by Smoot swearing to support the U.S. Constitution, especially the acts regarding polygamy.
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 Reed Smoot certificate must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 folder (0.3 linear ft.) : 1 p.
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Signed by Caleb W. West, Utah Territorial Governor. One seal.
- Register of Reed Smoot certificate
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 September 14
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.