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Sketch of the life of Richard Steele

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3334

Scope and Contents

This item is a photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Richard Steele was born in 1818 in England and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1840. He migrated to the United States in 1842. Steele lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, met the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith, and migrated to Utah in 1851. He settled in American Fork in 1852 and died in 1881.


  • 1930


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 Sketch of the life of Richard Steele must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Shelley was a writer of family histories.


1 item (5 p.)

Custodial History

This item was photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Sketch of the life of Richard Steele
Rose Frank
1 April 2011
Description rules
Language of description
Script of description
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