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Jacob Foutz Secrist diaries and correspondence

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 748
Photocopies of handwritten correspondence, letters, and a patriarchal blessing. The materials were created when Secrist was serving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Germany and Switzerland. The correspondents were his wife, Ann Eliza Logan Secrist, and other family members. Secrist writes about his missionary activities, and his wife and others tell about events in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates

  • 1852-1855

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 Jacob Foutz Secrist diaries and correspondence must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

4 folders (0.25 linear ft.)

Biographical / Historical

Jacob Foutz Secrist (1818-1855) was a Mormon convert from Pennsylvania. He served a mission in Germany and Switzerland from 1852 to 1855.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Creator

Title
Register of Jacob Foutz Secrist diaries and correspondence
Status
completed
Author
Rose Frank
Date
2011 April 15
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