Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Historical Dept. correspondence and files, 1972-1982.

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Arrington, Leonard J. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Historical Dept. correspondence and files, 1972-1982.

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Historical Dept. correspondence and files, 1972-1982.

Arrington's correspondence as Church Historian; files document the work conducted by his staff and himself, including administrative files, oral history program material, applications, and Mormon History Trust Fund materials. Also includes drafts of Bruce Blumell, "Remember the Poor: a history of welfare, 1830-1979."

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