A historical and linguistic study of the nineteenth century Mormon attempts to reform English orthography
Scope and Contents
Typewritten student paper prepared for the Brigham Young University Honors Program. Contains a study of the Deseret Alphabet, its origin, problems, use and failure in Utah society during 1850-1877.
- Beesley, Kenneth Reid (Person)
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 A historical and linguistic study of the nineteenth century Mormon attempts to reform English orthography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Kenneth Reid Beesley went to Brigham Young University and was in the honors program.
1 folder (0.08 linear ft.) : 45 p.
Language of Materials
Left in original order
Donated by Kenneth Reid Beesley in 1976
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Kenneth Reid Beesley; 1976.
LDS scholarship and historiography (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.III, 2007).
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- Elisa Visick
- 2010 June 4
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.