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Blessed handkerchief / Kathleen Naumann, 1980 Febraury 3

Identifier: FA 2 Item
Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Kathleen Naumann, who collected information from her grandmother, Florence Nichols Morrell. In the story a prophet blesses a handkerchief to protect a Mormon missionary from disease. After the mission it vanishes.


  • Other: 1980 Febraury 3

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Collection of supernatural religious legends must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


1 p.

General note

Informant was female.
General note Creator's sex is unknown.
General note Collector was female.
General note Collector was informant's granddaughter.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States