Sam Riker letter to Brigham Young
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed letter, dated May 5, 1870, written in Amelia, Ohio, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Riker offers to sell Young a formula for $10,000 in gold for the making of an inexpesive explosive.
- 1870 May 5
- Riker, Sam (creator, Person)
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Sam Riker was an explosives businessman in Amelia, Ohio.
1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
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19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Sam Riker letter to Brigham Young
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- 2011 September 23
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.