Salt Lake City (Utah)
Subject Source: Lcnaf
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2295
Abstract This collection contains materials used by James R. Clark in writing the six volumes of Messages of the First Presidency. The material covers the years 1824 -1984. It also contains several drafts of each of the volumes.
Identifier: MSS 2295 Series 1
Scope and Contents note Notecards on Adam, the origin of man, Old Testament prophets, the Council of the Fifty, the Pearl of Great Price, cosmology, etc.; also biographies and assorted biographical information.
Dates: Other: undated
Identifier: MSS 2295 Series 4
Identifier: MSS 2295 Series 3
Scope and Contents note Typescripts of pertinent newspaper articles (1824-1950), bibliographical information for LDS scriptures, rough drafts of volumes 1-4 of "Messages", unpublished pamphlets and books, audio reels and cassette tapes of Church-related people and events, filmstrips, typescripts and photocopies of "Messages" source material, correspondence, notes, unbound/uncut copies of volumes 5 and 6 of "Messages", pertinent student papers, etc.
Dates: Other: 1824-1971
Identifier: MSS 2295 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Unbound drafts and draft sections of volumes 2-5 of Clark's compilation series "Messages of the First Presidency"; also photocopies and notes of research material, newspaper clippings, indexes, issues of the Ensign, Church officers' interview questions, copies of speeches, etc.
Dates: Other: 1886-1984
Identifier: MSS 2295 Series 5
Scope and Contents note Photocopy and original of volume 5 manuscript, volume 5 rough draft, uncut volume 6 manuscript, photocopies of source material for volume 6 (1935-1951), photocopies of and notes on lesson material, rough draft and page proof of "The Story of the Pearl of Great Price," notecard index of articles (by subject), assorted Church-related cards and pamphlets, Orson Pratt reference notecards (alphabetical), etc.
Dates: Other: 1916-1955; Other: 1970-1974