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Henry William Bigler diary

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3095
Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript. The item is "extracts from missionary experiences. Copied from original diary owned by Delbert Bigler, Provo, Utah." The extracts start in 1853 when Bigler was on a mission for the Mormon Church in Hawaii. He writes about a smallpox epidemic and missionary experiences. He returned to Utah in 1855. He married Cynthia Jane Whipple in November of 1855. He went on another mission to Hawaii in 1857 and returned in 1858. He talks about his activities in the Mormon Church and about family matters. The diary ends in 1899, and it has many large gaps.

Dates

  • 1853-1899

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

Extent

1 item (24 p.)

Biographical History

Henry William Bigler (1815-1900) was a Mormon pioneer and missionary.

Custodial History

This item has been photocopied from reel 1 of the 920 microfilm collection.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Henry William Bigler diary
Status
completed
Author
Andrea Wyss
Date
2011 February 22
Description rules
dacs
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