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Joseph City : on the Little Colorado

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1094

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typed draft of a book by George Shepard Tanner and Joseph Morris Richards. The work in a revised form was published in 1977 under the title: "Colonization on the Little Colorado: the Joseph City Region." The book is about Mormon settlement and colonization in the Little Colorado area of Northern Arizona.


  • 1972


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 City : on the Little Colorado must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical Note

Mormon historian.


2 inch (250 leaves)(0.15 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Donated in 1978.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; 1978.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Physical Description

Typewritten; photocopied.


Primary sources relating to the research on this book were donated to the repository. They are cataloged largely from MSS SC 769 to MSS SC 809. These items are also found in MSS 1028, 1520, and 1521. These materials can be retrieved by looking under George Shepard Tanner.

Register of Joseph City : on the Little Colorado
In Progress
Benjamin Sipes
2010 July 30
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