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William Henry Solomon's diary of the Arizona mission

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 790
Photocopy of typescript. Discusses in detail the daily life of Mormon missionaries among the Indians on the Arizona frontier and the problems with the Indians that eventually forced the missionaries to withdraw to Kanab, Utah, in 1874. Some personal and family matters are also covered, including divorce from one of the author's plural wives. Excerpts from other records of Solomon's are included at the end of the record to cover gaps in the main diary. Notes by the compiler, P. T. Reilly, are also included.

Dates

  • 1873-1874

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 William Henry Solomon's diary of the Arizona mission must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 item (75 leaves)

Biographical History

Mormon polygamist, missionary to the Indians in northern Arizona.

Arrangement

Collection maintained in original order.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of William Henry Solomon's diary of the Arizona mission
Status
completed
Author
Morgan Crockett
Date
2010 July 20
Description rules
appm
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States