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Abraham Owen Woodruff papers

 Collection
Identifier: Vault MSS 777

Scope and Contents

Diaries and correspondence. The journals were kept when Woodruff was serving on a mission to Germany for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Also included is extensive correspondence between Woodruff and other apostles and church leaders. The material also deals with Woodruff's attempt to settle Mormons in the Big Horn Basin of Wyoming. Dated 1894 to 1904.

Dates

  • 1885-1904

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

Biographical / Historical

Missionary and an apostle in the Mormon Church.

Extent

6 boxes (3 linear ft.)

Language

English

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. Includes an explanation of codes and references found within the letters. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/VMSS777.xml

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Abraham Owen Woodruff papers
Status
Completed
Author
Leslie Evens
Date
2011 November 21
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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