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John Smith letters to Joseph F. Smith, 1854-1890

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 803 Series 2 Sub-Series 1

Scope and Contents

Contains photocopies of thirty letters from Smith to his half brother, Joseph F. Smith. John Smith is writing primarily from the Sugar House Ward in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Joseph F. Smith, who was traveling at the time. Dated September 5, 1854, to January 28, 1890.


  • 1854-1890

Conditions Governing Access

Originals restricted. Photocopies and typescripts of the originals available for public use.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from John Smith papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.


1 folder (30 items)

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

Item-level inventory available online.

Existence and Location of Originals

Originals are located in Box 1 and 2.

Existence and Location of Copies

Photocopies and typescripts of originals are available in Box 3 and 4.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States