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Joel Grover diary

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1832

Scope and Contents

Microfilm copy of a handwritten diary covering the years from 1867 to 1869. Also included are notes and Grover family patriarchal blessings dating to 1912. Also in the collection are two cassette sound tapes and a partial typed transcription of the diary covering the years from 1867 to 1869. The item tells about Grover's experiences as a missionary for the Mormon Church in England.


  • 1867-1912


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

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

Biographical Note

Mormon businessman, missionary, territorial legislator, and stake president of the Juab Stake in Nephi, Utah for the Mormon Church.


58 leaves (0.08 linear ft.)(2 cassette sound tapes)

1 sound tape reel (microfilm)

Custodial History

Donated by the Church Historical Department in 1981.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Church Historical Department; 1981.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Separated Materials

Microfilm located at 11/19/B/6. See SCM 1330.

Register of Diary
In Progress
Benjamin Sipes
2010 September 8
Description rules
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