Bookmark this page or copy and paste URL to Email message

Hoffman Birney letters, 1937-1954.

AZ 004

Collection Summary

Creator: Birney, Hoffman, 1891-1958.
Collection Name:Hoffman Birney letters,
Inclusive Dates: 1937-1954.
Physical Description:9 items (24 leaves).
Abstract:A collection of typescript letters to Dr. Melick on Mormonism as well as photographs of Birney and his son.
Collection Number:AZ 004
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733

Biographical Note

American author.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript letters, bound, with holograph notes by Dr. D. W. Melick. Nine letters to Dr. Melick, chiefly concerning research on Mormonism and the leaders of the Mormon church, but also opinions on other religions and politics, and some autobiographical reminiscences. Also included are two photographs, one of Birney and one of his son; a list of Birney's books; and two other letters to Dr. Melick, one from Mrs. Birney.


This collection is arranged chronologically.





It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Arizona Board of Regents for the University of Arizona, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.

Access Terms

Personal Name(s)
Melick, Dermont W.

Mormon Church--History.

Administrative Information

Credit Line

Hoffman Birney (AZ 004). Special Collections, Uniiversity of Arizona Libraries.