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John W. Rigdon papers, 1906

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Rigdon, John W.
Title
John W. Rigdon papers
Dates
1906 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.1 linear feet
Collection Number
Ms0354
Summary
The John W. Rigdon papers (1906) consist of a lecture written by Rigdon on the early history of the LDS Church. It is a reminiscent history of the Mormons, centered around the narrator's father, Sidney Rigdon. Rigdon describes events in Nauvoo and asserts that his father did not write the Book of Mormon.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
betsey.welland@utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English

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  • Titles within the Collection :
  • Book of Mormon--Authorship

Historical NoteReturn to Top

John W. Rigdon was the son of Sidney Rigdon (1793-1876), an important figure in the early history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The John W. Rigdon papers (1906) consist of a lecture written by Rigdon on the early history of the LDS Church. It is a reminiscent history of the Mormons, centered around the narrator's father, Sidney Rigdon. Rigdon describes events in Nauvoo and asserts that his father did not write the Book of Mormon.

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Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the John W. Rigdon papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: John W. Rigdon papers, Ms 354, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations:Ms 354.

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Container(s) Description Dates
Folder
1 Lecture 1906