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Box 2

 Container

Contains 10 Collections and/or Records:

Diary of J. W. Booth, 1899 January-June

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1 Item Volume 7
Scope and Contents Describes missionary work and starting a school in Aintab, Turkey. Entries date from between January 6, 1899 and June 30, 1899.

Daily journal of J. W. Booth, 1899-1900

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1 Item Volume 8
Scope and Contents Describes missionary in Turkey, president of Aintab branch, teaching at school. Entries date from between July 1, 1899 and June 30, 1900.

Daily journal of J. W. Booth, 1900 July-December

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1 Item Volume 9
Scope and Contents Describes missionary work in Aintab, bicycle trip through Palestine. Entries date from between July 1, 1900 and December 31, 1900.

Diary of J. W. Booth, 1901 January-December

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1 Item Volume 10
Scope and Contents Describes missionary in Aintab, travel throughout Turkey doing missionary work. Entries date from between January 1, 1901 and December 31, 1901.

Diary of J. W. Booth, 1902 January-September

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1 Item Volume 11
Scope and Contents Describes missionary work, release and travel from Turkey to Alpine, mission in Sunshine, Utah (mining camp), teaching school in Alpine. Entries date from between January 1, 1902 and September 23, 1902.

Daily journal of J. W. Booth while traveling from Alpine, Utah, 1903-1904

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1 Item Volume 12
Scope and Contents Contains mission records; describes call to be president of Turkish Mission; traveling from Alpine to Aintab, Turkey; missionary work and mission affairs. Entries date from between August 1, 1903 and September 25, 1904.

Diary of J. Wilford Booth, 1904-1906

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1 Item Volume 13
Scope and Contents Describes two tours through Turkish mission; dedicating Greece to the preaching of the gospel; letter from Samuel Varijhabedian. Entries date from between October 1, 1904 and February 12, 1906.

Daily journal of Joseph W. Booth, 1906-1908

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1 Item Volume 14
Scope and Contents Contains mission records; describes work as president of Turkish Mission, mission affairs; figuring the curvature of the earth; traveling through mission. Entries date from between January 1, 1906 and September 30, 1908.

Daily journal of Joseph W. Booth, 1908-1922

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1 Item Volume 15
Scope and Contents Describes work as mission president in Turkey; traveling through Palestine; release and journey back to Alpine; lecturing throughout Utah on Palestine and the Near East; storekeeper in Alpine; called as president of the Armenian (Turkish) Mission; "Form for Marriage Ceremony, with Preliminaries," written in Turkish and inserted in book. Entries dated from between October 1, 1908 and July 31, 1922, with break from April, 1910 to August 19, 1921.

Joseph W. Booth diaries and poems

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 155
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries and poems. These journals were kept from 1885 to 1928 when Booth was in Alpine, Utah, at the Brigham Young Academy in Provo, Utah, and in Turkey and Armenia as a missionary and as mission president.