Finding Aid to the Mormon Difficulties at Tuba City in the Hopi Country, Arizona Scrapbook MS.562
Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library2012 October 5
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
Title: Mormon Difficulties at Tuba City in the Hopi Country, Arizona Scrapbook
Identifier/Call Number: MS.562
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date (inclusive): 1894-1902
Abstract: This collection contains correspondence, legal documents, drawings, and maps from 1894-1902 regarding charges that polygamous Mormons forced Hopi Indians from land and water that they had used for years.
creator: Tanner, George S
creator: United States. Office of Indian Affairs.
Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Final processing and finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 October 5, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).
MSS SC 805, Mormon difficulties at Tuba City in the Hopi country, Arizona, 1895-1903, Harold B. Lee Library, BYU.
This collection contains correspondence, legal documents, drawings, and maps from 1894-1902 regarding charges that polygamous Mormons forced Hopi Indians from land and water that they had used for years. Materials consist of 18 letters, 15 legal documents, 2 drawings and maps in a scrapbook. Names on a list of Mormons at Tuba include Ashton Nebeker, J.L. Foutz, Bishop L.D. Brinkerhoff, J.H. Lee Jr. and Sr., Henry Despain, Wm. Hunt Sr. and Jr., Fred Tanner (post master), S.B. Tanner, Earnest Lee, J.A. Allen, Steve Heward, John Tanner, Joe Tanner.
Donation from Richard Van Valkenburgh, 1942 June.
Mormon Difficulties at Tuba City in the Hopi Country, Arizona Scrapbook, 1894-1902, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.562.
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Subjects and Indexing Terms
Allen, J. A.
Brinkerhoff, L. D., Bishop
Foutz, J. L.
Hunt, William, Jr.
Hunt, William, Sr.
Lee, J. H., Jr.
Lee, J. H., Sr.
Tanner, S. B.
Van Valkenburgh, Richard
Fort Defiance (Ariz.)
Indians of North America -- Arizona
Indians, Treatment of
Mormon Church -- Arizona
Mormons -- Arizona
Tuba City (Ariz.)
Water rights -- Arizona