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John Perkins diary

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 982

Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary. Perkins came to Australia from England in 1853, worked as a liquor wholesaler, and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Also included are two biographies of Perkins by family members. Perkins came to California in 1856 and later settled in Parowan, Utah.

Dates

  • 1853-1854

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

Biographical History

Convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Australia.

Extent

1 v. (160 p.)(0.10 linear ft.) : (+ 1 typescript)

Language

English

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Diary
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2011 May 16
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:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States