James Jesse Strang papers
Scope and Contents
James Jesse Strang (1813-1856), was a founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Strangite). The collection contains letters to and from James Jesse Strang and some third party correspondence. There is also a meterological journal from Beaver Island, Michigan, which includes notes on the fishes and shells of the area, Strang's diary covering 1831-1836, and documents of the Order of the Illuminati.
- 1829 - 1870
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Box 6: Restricted fragile material. Reference surrogates are available in both physical and digital form. For further information consult the appropriate curator.
Conditions Governing Use
The James Jesse Strang Papers are the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Unspecified, please consult the appropriate curator.
0.75 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Language of Materials
A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog
The collection contains letters to and from James Jesse Strang and some third party correspondence. There is a meteorological journal from Beaver Island, Michigan, which includes notes on the fishes and shells of the area, Strang's diary covering 1831-1836, and documents of the Order of the Illuminati.
- Guide to the James Jesse Strang Papers
- by Beinecke Staff
- September 1995
- Description rules
- Beinecke Manuscript Unit Archival Processing Manual
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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