The Resource J. Winter Smith collection

J. Winter Smith collection

Label
J. Winter Smith collection
Title
J. Winter Smith collection
Creator
Collector
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of photocopies of handwritten transcriptions and original documents from the nineteenth century that pertain to the lives of members of the Joseph Smith family. The materials were collected by Joseph Smith's great nephew, J. Winter Smith. Includes copies of correspondence, diary entries, obituaries, life histories, and genealogical documents associated with the family. These include reflections on past periods of church history, personal problems in the Smith family, persecution facing the Church, and early plural marriage in the Church. Dated approximately 1840-1939
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
UBY
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
J. Winter Smith collection
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS8387
Instantiates
Production
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 3 folders
  • (0. 15 linear feet)
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
J. Winter Smith (through Wilfred Griggs);
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Donated by J. Winter Smith, son of Samuel H. B. Smith and grandson of Joseph Smith's brother Samuel Smith. Original copies of materials loaned between 1960-1970 through Wilford Griggs and with the permission of J. Winter Smith, to Brigham Young University for copying which was finally done in 1972. The original transcriptions of Samuel Smith's journal and correspondence were made by someone named Mary Fielding Johnson who claimed to be Joseph Smith's daughter from his marriage to a woman the Smith family called Madona.
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn870999508
Label
J. Winter Smith collection
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS8387
Production
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 3 folders
  • (0. 15 linear feet)
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
J. Winter Smith (through Wilfred Griggs);
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Donated by J. Winter Smith, son of Samuel H. B. Smith and grandson of Joseph Smith's brother Samuel Smith. Original copies of materials loaned between 1960-1970 through Wilford Griggs and with the permission of J. Winter Smith, to Brigham Young University for copying which was finally done in 1972. The original transcriptions of Samuel Smith's journal and correspondence were made by someone named Mary Fielding Johnson who claimed to be Joseph Smith's daughter from his marriage to a woman the Smith family called Madona.
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn870999508

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