Provo storehouse monetary script
Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 637
Scope and Contents
Engraved monetary script. This item was worth 10 cents, could only be spent at the Provo Storehouse (Bishop's Storehouse), and was not to be used as money elsewhere. This bill is engraved on both sides with a representation of the main building of the Brigham Young Academy on it. It also has an engraved signature of Wm. B. Preston (1830-1908), Presiding Bishop of the Mormon Church, on it. Those individuals who worked for the Brigham Young Academy were often paid in such script.
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 Provo storehouse monetary script must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 item : engraved.
Originally located with the Ruth Partridge Collection MSS 1544.
University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
- Register of Provo storehouse monetary script
- Rose Frank
- 2011 August 31
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.