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Arza Adams diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 729

Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries in four volumes. Also included are photocopies of the materials. Adams mentions his youth and starts his diaries in 1830. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1836 and subsequently lived in Missouri, Illinois, and Iowa, and came to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1849.

Dates

  • 1830-1844

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The originals are restricted due to their poor condition. Photocopies are available for patron use.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Diaries must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

LDS missionary and pioneer.

Extent

4 v. (photocopies)

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Diaries
Author
Garrett Schroath
Date
2011 March 31
Description rules
Appm
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