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To Japan with encouragement and hope

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3060

Scope and Contents

Jacobsen writes about being held in captivity by the Japanese for three and one-half years in the Philippines and Japan during World War II. Comments on the strength that he derived from his belief in the Mormon Church and in his family.


  • 2000


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Microfilm copy is open without restriction. Access to original materials with permission from the supervisor of reference services.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from To Japan with encouragement and hope must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

Mormon from Idaho. Professor of education at the University of Utah.


1 microfilm reel

1 folder (0.04 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated by Harold W. Poole in 2000.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Harold W. Poole; 2000.


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 To Japan with encouragement and hope
Benjamin Sipes
2011 June 8
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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