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Scorup-Somerville Cattle Company correspondence, reports, and other material, 1955-1967

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5883 Series 5 Sub-Series 13

Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, and payroll records pertaining to the Scorup-Somerville Cattle Company. Materials dates from 1955 to 1967.


  • 1955-1967


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

Adminstrative History

From the Series:

The Scorup-Sommerville Cattle Company was a cattle company in southeastern Utah that eventually sold their holdings to Redd Ranches.

The Scorup-Sommerville Cattle Company was started by John Albert Scorup and his brother Jim Scorup. The Scorup were originally from Salina, Utah, but eventually moved to Moab, Utah. The company was officially incorporated in 1926. The company ran over 10,000 head of cattle on 2 million acres. The articles of dissolution were filed by Charles Redd on January 13, 1966.


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