Anders Fredericksen journal and family newsletter
Scope and Contents note
Handwritten journal of Anders Fredericksen, in Danish. 79 photocopied pages, circa 1860-1884. There is also a copy of the journal translated by Charles R. Clement and a 1980 Fredericksen family newsletter. The journal contains the early life story of Anders Fredericksen, his conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Denmark, and ends with his emigration to Zion in 1884.
- circa 1860-1884
Conditions Governing Access note
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use note
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Anders Fredericksen journal and family newsletter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Anders Fredericksen was born May 13, 1845 in Hormsted, Hjoring, Denmark. He married Inger Marie Madsen March 14, 1863 in Elling, Denmark. They had twelve children. Anders was baptized into the LDS church on March 3, 1868 and emigrated to Utah from Denmark in 1884. He died March 20, 1929 in Springville, Utah.
2 folders (0.2 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Handwritten journal of Anders Fredericksen in Danish, between 1860-1884, a translated copy of the journal, and a Fredericksen family newsletter, 1980.
Custodial History note
Donated by Barbara Wright in 1995.
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
Donated; Barbara Wright; 1995.
Utah and the American West (Collection development policy of 19th-20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
Processing Information note
Processed; 13 August 2007.
- Register of Anders Fredericksen journal and family newsletter
- H. Christine Swindler and Karen Glenn, student processors, and John Murphy, curator
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.