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Welch, J. S. (John Shaw), 1888-1947



  • Existence: 1888 - 1947

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

J. S. Welch mission journal

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197227606347]
Identifier: MSS 3892
Scope and Contents

Typescript of journal produced by J. S. Welch during his service as principal of the Latter Day Saints' Maori Agricultural College. Includes photographs and Maori vocabulary, as well as entries describing his work at the college farm, the landscape and vegetation of New Zealand, and the impact of his service on his family.

Dates: 1917-1920

My father, John Shaw Welch

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230337682]
Identifier: MSS 2734
Scope and Contents

This brief biography describes the life of John Shaw Welch. It emphasizes his roles as principal of the Maori Agricultural College and as Idaho Commissioner of Agriculture. The biography was written by his son, John Stanley Welch.

Dates: 2003

Additional filters:

Agriculture 1
Agriculture -- Idaho 1
Agriculture -- New Zealand -- History 1
Agriculture -- United States 1
Agriculture and Natural Resources 1