LeGrand Richards papers, 1978-1979  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Richards, LeGrand, 1886-1983
Title
LeGrand Richards papers
Dates
1978-1979 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.1 linear feet
Collection Number
Ms0429
Summary
The LeGrand Richards papers (1978-1979) contain a transcript of an interview with Richards by Wesley P. Walters and Chris Vlachos. The interview is about the revelation giving Blacks the priesthood in the LDS Church. At the time of the revelation, Richards was an Apostle. Also included are copies of correspondence between Richards and the interviewers, a pamphlet containing the interview, and a photocopy of a published article in The Maze of Mormonism.
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
SPCreference@lists.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


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The LeGrand Richards papers (1978-1979) contain a transcript of an interview with Richards by Wesley P. Walters and Chris Vlachos. The interview is about the revelation giving Blacks the priesthood in the LDS Church. At the time of the revelation, Richards was an Apostle. Also included are copies of correspondence between Richards and the interviewers, a pamphlet containing the interview, and a photocopy of a published article in The Maze of Mormonism.

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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 LeGrand Richards papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: LeGrand Richards papers, Ms 429, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations:Ms 429.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1 LeGrand Richards Interview 1978-1979

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • African American Mormons
  • Melchizedek Priesthood (Mormon Church)
  • Revelation (Mormon theology)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Interviews
  • Pamphlets