Autobiography, diaries, and Leithead family histories
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1103
Scope and Contents
Photocopies of printed versions of Leithead's autobiography and diaries. Also included are various histories and biographies of members of the Leithead family. James emigrated from Scotland to eastern Canada where he was introduced to the Mormon faith. He lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, and accompanied the Mormons to Utah where he settled in Farmington and later in Glendale. He also lived for several years on the Muddy River in Nevada as part of Mormon attempts to settle there.
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 Autobiography, diaries, and Leithead family histories must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Miller, musician, and Mormon Bishop and pioneer.
Donated by Mrs. W. H. Stafford in 1978.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Mrs. W. H. Stafford; 1978.
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
- Register of Autobiography, diaries, and Leithead family histories
- In Progress
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 July 30
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.