Skip to main content

Daniel Kent diary

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1090
Account of his activities in Chester Township, Ohio. Includes occasional references to visiting Kirtland, Ohio. Includes a typed transcript of the document, prepared by Cherilyn A. Walley in 1994.

Dates

  • 1848

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Microfilm copy is open for research. Permission required from the Supervisor of Reference Services to view the originals.

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.

Extent

1 item (1 microfilm reel) : photocopy of ms. typed transcript

Biographical / Historical

Brother-in-law to Brigham Young.

Custodial History

The following appears at the bottom of each page of the photocopy of the diary: "Orig in poss of Steve A. Kovacich, . . . Xeroxed 27 July 1971."

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

General

Author was unidentified until 1994, when Cherilyn A. Walley transcribed the diary and performed research to identify its author for a history class at Brigham Young University. Another copy of the typescript, with additional contextual information, is also cataloged in Special Collections at BYU.

Creator

Title
Register of Daniel Kent diary
Status
completed
Author
Rose Frank
Date
16 March 2011
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States