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Harold Harper Holmes diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2305
Typescripts of diaries kept from 1963 to 2001. Holmes writes about his life in Victor, Idaho, his relationship with his family which included four children, his activities as a drug store owner, his work as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormon Church), and his participation in civic affairs. Blair Holmes, Harold's son, transcribed the materials into typewritten form.

Dates

  • 1963-2001

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright to these materials is held by Blair Holmes, but the collection may be used for research purposes.

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Harold Harper Holmes diaries must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curator

Extent

2 boxes (1 linear ft.)

Biographical History

Holmes was born on December 28, 1911 in Ogden, Utah, was raised in Wamsutter, Wyoming, and lived in Victor, Idaho. He died on June 13, 2001.

Appraisal

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

General

6 volumes (2339 pages)

Creator

Title
Register of Harold Harper Holmes diaries
Status
completed
Author
Megan Furcini
Date
2011 February 28
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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