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Joseph H. Strain letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2540

Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letters dated 17 May and 5 June 1916. The items are addressed respectively to Frank Cannon and John M. Cannon both of Salt Lake City, Utah. Strain writes concerning the Ruby Valley Land Company. Strain wants to know the strength of the company and the outlook for its succes. Apparently, the company was established with the intention of attracting Mormon settlers.


  • 1916 June 5
  • 1916 May 17


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 Joseph H. Strain letters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

Joseph H. Strain (1864-1946) was an Anaconda, Montana businessman.


2 items (2 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Purchased from Peter Crawley in 1985.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Peter Crawley; 1985.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Joseph H. Strain letters
In Progress
Benjamin Sipes
2010 November 8
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States