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Dissertations, Academic

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Gwynn W. Barrett collection on Hawaii

 Collection — Box 1: [31197230231851]
Identifier: MSS 683
Scope and Contents Typewritten theses by Jason Horn, Gwynn Barrett, and Esther Leonore Sousa relating to Mormons in Hawaii. Other materials include the papers of Walter Murry Gibson, an early leader of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii and Polynesia.

David John Buerger term papers

 File — Folder 1: [31197230311620]
Identifier: MSS SC 1465
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typed term papers entitled "Brigham Young University: The Unvarnished Reality," and "Politics and Inspiration: An Historical Analysis of the Woodruff Manifesto." The items are controversial works on the role of education in the Mormon Church and the changes in the Mormon doctrine of "plural marriage."

Division of Continuing Education collection of dissertations, 1971-1987

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1088 Series 8
Scope and Contents Contains dissertations collected by the division dated 1921 to 2005. Includes analyses of the extension and adult education services offered by Continuing Education.

The history of Mormon mercantile cooperation in Utah

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2673
Scope and Contents Carbon copy of a typed PhD dissertation in economics at the University of California. The campus of the University of California is not specified. The item relates the history of the the Mormon Mercantile Cooperation in Utah.

John Horne Miles miscellany, 1862-2001

 Series — Box 3: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7 [31197232484136], Folder: 7, 10-16
Identifier: MSS 2310 Series 7
Scope and Contents Copies of various biographical writings on John Horne Miles, written by his great-grandson, Henry Landon Miles, as well as an index to the collection created by the same; a copy of Robert Joseph Dwyer's dissertation, "The Gentile Comes to Utah: A Study in Religious and Social Conflict (1862-1890)"; and a bound family history temple records book. Dated 1862-2001.

David L. Laughlin research files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2327
Scope and Contents This collection contains research files, correspondence, bibliographical data, photographs, theses, and photocopies of manuscript documents concerning the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Texas in the 19th and early 20th century. A majority of the research files focus on Lyman Wight and the LDS Colony he established. Other subjects include milling in Texas and early LDS pioneers George Miller, Davis Henry Bays, Charles Waldo Bays, and Robert Franklin McBride. The...

Thomas Edgar Lyon, Sr. collection

 Collection — Folder 14: [31197232566841]
Identifier: MSS 2341
Abstract The collection contains: 1. about 320 letters of T. Edgar Lyon to his younger sister, Janette, and her family. 2. a copy of the oral history of T. Edgar Lyon, interviewed by Davis Bitton for the LDS Church Historical Department. 3. T. Edgar Lyon's 1962 dissertation and other publications. 4. additional items relating to Laura Hermana Forsberg and family. 5. microfilm copies of the papers of T. Edgar Lyon (50 reels) from the LDS Church Historical Department. 6. several books read and marked by...

Ed Rowe papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 831
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries, photograph albums, newspaper articles, mementos, programs, essays, and a doctoral dissertation. The diaries were kept by Rowe when he served as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Wales from 1903 to 1906. Many of the materials relate to the Cambrain Association of Utah and performances of William Shakespeare's plays. Also included is a draft in three volumes of Rowe's doctoral dissertation from the University College of Cardiff, Wales,...

Keith L. Smith papers

 Collection — Carton 1: [31197227615595]
Identifier: UA 5304
Overview Collection includes files and correspondence created by Keith L. Smith during his tenure at the BYU Salt Lake Center between 1971 and 1975.

Thomas Edgar Lyon, Sr. microfilm reels, 1923-1979

 Series — Carton 4: Series 3 [31197231567196]
Identifier: MSS 2341 Series 3