Larry W. Doman collection on Rulon Wallace Doman
Scope and Contents
Contains newspaper clippings, letters, journals, and scouting papers of Rulon W. Doman. Most of the materials document his mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Mexico or his service with the Boy Scouts of America. Dated 1922-1990.
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 Larry W. Doman collection on Rulon Wallace Doman must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Larry W. Doman was born October 18, 1938 to Rulon W. Doman and Alene Hansen Doman. In 2007, his book "A Key to the Quixote and When Walls Fell" was published. He lives in Ogden, Utah.
Rulon Wallace Doman (1927-1997) served a mission to Mexico and in scouting for several years.
Rulon Wallace Doman was born in Rigby, Idaho, to Thomas Edward and Ada Cordon Chandler Doman on January 7, 1905. He married Alene Hansen in 1927. After Alene's death, he married Bessie Atkin Smith in 1947. They had ten children. Rulon served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Mexico from 1929 to 1931. He served for many years with the Boy Scouts of America. Rulon died June 29, 1997, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
2 oversize boxes (3.32 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Maintained in original order.
Donated by Larry Doman in 2011.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Larry Doman; 2011.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007.)
The Larry W. Doman collection on Rulon Wallace Doman consists of mission papers and scouting papers that demonstrate typical family life of members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the 20th century.
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2011.
- Boy Scouts of America
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Missions--Mexico
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
- Doman, Rulon Wallace, 1905-1997
- Home and Family
- Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Mexico
- Missions and Missionaries
- Social Life and Customs
- Register of the Larry W. Doman collection on Rulon Wallace Doman
- Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
- 2011 May
- 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.