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Arza E. Hinckley diary

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 783

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of typescript. Covers the first year of Hinckley's mission to the Arizona Indians. Includes account of the author receiving his assignment from Lorenzo Snow (1814-1901), one of the Twelve Apostles of the Mormon Church; the trip to Arizona; and descriptions of Hinckley's work among the Indians. Diary entries are lengthy and very detailed.

Dates

  • 1882-1883

Creator

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 Arza E. Hinckley diary must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Early convert to the Mormon Church, member of the Mormon Battalion (1846-1847), and missionary for the Mormon Church to the Indians in Arizona (1882-1884).

Extent

1 item (30 leaves)

Arrangement

Collection maintained in original order.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Arza E. Hinckley diary
Status
Completed
Author
Morgan Crockett
Date
2010 July 19
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States