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Latter Day Saint churches -- Controversial literature -- History and criticism

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

George E. Carpenter letters

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230324631]
Identifier: MSS SC 2534
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters all written to George Carpenter's brother, Joseph Carpenter of Manti, Utah. Two of the items were written while George was serving on a mission for the Mormon Church in the Samoan Islands. George writes about his family and his difficulties in finding work. He also complains about the Mormons, "as to the fearfully bloodthirsty Mormons ..."

Dates: 1892-1898

Office of the President non compos mentis records, 1956-1958

Identifier: UA 1086 Series 3 Sub-Series 39
Scope and Contents

Contains letters and memos explaining false doctrine and critisizing the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Dated 1956 to 1958.

Dates: 1956-1958

Walter L. Straub notebooks

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230341502]
Identifier: MSS 749
Scope and Contents

Typewritten notes, newspaper clippings, letters, charts, and drawings relating to the "false" teachings and practices of the Mormons and the Mormon Church. Straub noted arguments against the positions of that faith. Straub was probably a minister.

Dates: 1883-1933