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Brittany Long Olsen missionary sketchbooks, 2012-2013

 Series — Box: 1, Folder: 1-6
Identifier: MSS 8839 Series 3
Contains Brittany Long Olsen missionary sketchbooks, which served as her missionary diary during her mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Tokyo, Japan. Her entries assume the form of a graphic novel and focus on daily events, people, and her personal feelings. Materials dated 2012 to 2013.


  • 2012-2013

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Brittany Long Olsen missionary papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.


6 folders

Biographical History

Brittany Long Olsen (1990-) is a comic artist, illustrator, and editor in Utah. Brittany Long Olsen was born on October 6, 1990. She is the oldest of six children and was raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. She graduated from Southern Utah University in 2011 with a major in English, creative writing emphasis, and a minor in art, illustration emphasis. Olsen has been making autobiographical comics every day as a form of personal diary since 2008. Olsen continued her daily comics when she served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Tokyo, Japan from February 2012 to August 2013. Since then, Olsen has published many of her comics. She has also worked as an editor. Olsen currently resides in Utah with her husband, who served a mission in Nagoya, Japan.


Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States