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Castle Hadlock Murphy papers

 Collection — oversize: 8
Identifier: MSS 1476

Scope and Contents

Collection includes holographs, typescripts, bound volumes, printed materials (some photocopies), and microfilm. Includes correspondence, a journal (1909-1910), an oral history interview (1973), and personal writings with associated research materials relating to Murphy's activity in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, particularly events in Hawaii where Murphy served as a missionary and president of the Hawaiian Mission and Temple.

Dates

  • 1905-1982

Creator

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 Castle Hadlock Murphy papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Castle Hadlock Murphy (1886-1985) was a Latter-day Saint Church leader and resident of Ogden, Utah.

Extent

7 boxes (3.5 linear ft.)

1 oversize box (1 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

This collection includes materials relating to Murphy's activity in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, particularly events in Hawaii where Murphy served as a missionary and president of the Hawaiian Mission and Temple.

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed finding aid may be found in the repository.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1476.xml

Custodial History

Found in the stacks; February 2009.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found; University Archivist; February 2009.

Appraisal

Utah and American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Related Materials

See also the Castle Hadlock Murphy photographs of the Hawaiian Mission (MSS P 150).

Separated Materials

Photographs in the Castle H. Murphy Papers were transferred to the Photo Archives. They include the following: Hawaiian Saints at Laie celebrating birthday of King Kamehameha; Charles F. Middleton; Castle H. Murphy; Harry and Hazel; Hawaiian Mission Missionaries, April 1910; Lewis W. Shirtliff (photocopy); and Heber J. Grant and other Mormon dignitaries in Hawaii (photocopy).

The original newspaper clippings were discarded after being photocopied on acid free paper.

Processing Information

Processed; Kayla Quinney; February 2009.
Title
Register of Castle Hadlock Murphy papers
Status
Completed
Author
Kayla Quinney
Date
2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States