William F. Butt papers
Scope and Contents
Diaries, 1887-1895; correspondence, 1883-1897; financial records, Lehi, Utah, Ward record book; patriarchal blessings; mission records; and biographies of family members. Also included are the diaries of Butt's wife, Laura Ellen Bushman Butt, 1896-1897. The materials document William Butt's life in Lehi, Utah, and his service as a missionary for the Mormon Church to the Northern States.
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Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William F. Butt papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
William F. Butt (1857-1940) was a Mormon missionary, miner, and genealogist from Utah.
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
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Folder-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1397.xml
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Butt, Laura E. (Laura Ellen), 1865-1899 -- Diaries
- Butt, William F. (William Francis), 1857-1940
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Missions--Northeastern States--History
- Missions and Missionaries
- Mormon missionaries -- Northeastern States -- History
- Mormons -- Utah -- Lehi -- History
- Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church)
- Register of William F. Butt papers
- Andrea Wyss
- 2011 March 8
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.