Photocopies of a handwritten diary and a typescript copy. Smith's materials include an autobiography of his early life in Massachusetts and his experiences with the Mormons in Far West, Missouri. His diary starts in 1842 and includes information on where he lived and his experiences in the Mormon Battalion.
- Smith, Albert, 1804-1892 (Person)
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Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Albert Smith diaries must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
2 folders (0.2 linear ft.) : 134 p.
Biographical / Historical
Mormon pioneer and farmer who lived in Nauvoo, Illinois; Salt Lake City, Utah; and Manti, Utah. Smith served as quartermaster sergeant for Company B of the Mormon Battalion.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Existence and Location of Originals
Original holographs are in LDS Church Library Archives in Salt Lake City, Utah.
- Register of Albert Smith diaries
- Rose Frank
- 13 April 2011
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