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J. S. Welch mission journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3892

Scope and Contents

Typescript of journal produced by J. S. Welch during his service as principal of the Latter Day Saints' Maori Agricultural College. Includes photographs and Maori vocabulary, as well as entries describing his work at the college farm, the landscape and vegetation of New Zealand, and the impact of his service on his family.


  • 1917-1920


Language of Materials

Materials in English and Maori.

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 J.S. Welch journal must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Biographical / Historical

J.S. Welch (1888-1947) was a Mormon teacher and agriculturalist. He served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to New Zealand between 1917 and 1920, serving as principal of the Maori Agricultural College.


1 folder ; (0.08 linear ft.)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; John W. Welch; 1991.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of J. S. Welch mission journal
Rose Frank
10 June 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States