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Brittany Long Olsen missionary papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 8839
Contains materials regarding Brittany Long Olsen's mission to Tokyo, Japan for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Includes Olsen's missionary sketchbooks, which functioned as her missionary diary. Also includes correspondence and photographs from Olsen's time as a missionary. Materials focus on daily events, people, and Olsen's personal feelings. Materials dated 2012 to 2013.

Dates

  • 2012-2013

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 Brittany Long Olsen missionary papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

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.

Arrangement

Arranged in three series: 1. Brittany Long Olsen missionary correspondence, 2012-2013. 2. Brittany Long Olsen missionary photographs, 2012-2013. 3. Brittany Long Olsen missionary sketchbooks, 2012-2013.

Custodial History

Donated by Brittany Long Olsen in April 2016.

Purchased from Brittany Long Olsen in December 2017.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Brittany Long Olsen; April 2016.

Purchased; Brittany Long Olsen; December 2017.

Appraisal

LDS cultural, including popular culture; LDS family; social; intellectual; and religious history (21st Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts Collection Development Policy V.b.v.1, January 2016).

General

Contains 1 computer disk in box 1, folder 7.

Processing Information

Processed; Heather Buhler, digital forensics intern processor, and Dainan Skeem, curator; 2016.

Addendum processed; Megan Davies, student manuscript processor, and Dainan Skeem, curator; 2019.

Creator

Title
Register of Brittany Long Olsen missionary papers
Status
completed
Author
Heather Buhler and Megan Davies
Date
2016 November 7
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Revision Statements

  • 2019 April 8: Addendum processed; Megan Davies.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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