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George M. Tonks mission journal

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7966

Scope and Contents

Contains a photocopy of pages of Tonks' mission journal, relating to his service in Great Britain. Dated 1916.

Dates

  • 1916

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 the George M. Tonks mission journal must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

George M. Tonks (1856-1932) was a Mormon missionary.

George Moroni Tonks was born on October 15, 1856 to William and Martha Tonks. He was born in New York. In 1859, his family emigrated to Utah. He was married to Emily Ann Littlefield on November 29, 1978. They had several children. He served a mission to Great Britain in 1916. He died on October 5, 1932.

Extent

1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language

English

Arrangement

Collection materials are arranged in their original order.

Custodial History

Found in the 20th century workroom in 2013.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found; 20th Century Workroom; 2013.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Relates to an LDS missionary serving in Great Britain.

Processing Information

Processed; Kelsey Samuelsen, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2013.

Title
Register of the George M. Tonks mission journal
Status
Completed
Author
Kelsey Samuelsen, student manuscripts processor, and John M. Murphy, curator.
Date
9 April 2013
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

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