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Castle Hadlock Murphy papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1812

Scope and Contents

Collection includes newspaper clippings, programs, and a draft of the book "Castle of Zion" with handwritten corrections. The materials relate to Murphy's death and funeral. The book is a draft of his autobiography in which he emphasizes his experience as a mission president for the Mormon Church in Hawaii.


  • 1962-1985


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 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 Mormon author and missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii.


1 box (0.16 linear ft.)


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Register of Castle Hadlock Murphy papers
Megan Furcini
2011 March 22
Description rules
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Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States