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John M. Bernhisel letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 8

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 18 Aug. 1841, composed in New York, and addressed to Joseph Smith, first president of the Mormon Church. Bernhisel writes concerning the purchase of land in Nauvoo, Illinois.

Dates

  • 1841 August 18

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

Biographical / Historical

Medical doctor, Utah politician, and Mormon official.

Extent

1 item (2 p.)

Language

English

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of John M. Bernhisel letter
Status
Completed
Author
Rose Frank
Date
2011 September 14
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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