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Word of Wisdom Education Committee papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 44
The collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, statistics, reports, and magazine articles relating to the effects of tobacco and alcohol on public health, crime, immorality, and the war effort during 1945-1946.

Dates

  • 1945-1946

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 Word of Wisdom Education Committee papers, 1945-1946, must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services. and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 folder ((0.01 linear ft.) )

Overview

The collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, statistics, reports, and magazine articles relating to the effects of tobacco and alcohol on public health, crime, immorality, and the war effort during 1945-1946.

Organizational History

The Word of Wisdom Education Committee of the Deseret Sunday School Union of the Mormon Church was formed to collect information on and combat the use of alcohol and tobacco.

Appraisal

Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Title
Register of Word of Wisdom Education Committee papers
Status
completed
Author
Rose Frank
Date
28 March 2011
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