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Mormon Church -- Education

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Peter G. Czerny collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8663
Scope and Contents Contains 16 and 35mm release prints and answer prints of and relating to the LDS Motion Picture Studios (and the BYU Motion Picture Studios) from approximately 1930-1985. The films were created for educational, missionary-related, and other purposes. They describe the cultural and religious history of the Mormon faith in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Dates: approximately 1930-1985

General Church Board of Education correspondence, 1888-1901

 Series
Identifier: UA 1094 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains the correspondence of Karl G. Maeser and other members of the Church Board of Education related to the schools of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Correspondence references difficulties related to funding and staffing a large number of schools. Materials date from 1888 to 1901.
Dates: 1888-1901

H. Bartley Heiner papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8822
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to H. Bartley Heiner's mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Australia, as well as institute lessons, teachings, and history from Heiner's time as Institute director and teacher. Includes journals, lesson plans, correspondence, writings, and a book on Australia. Dated approximately 1912 to 1982, with the bulk between 1926 and 1928.
Dates: approximately 1912-1982; Majority of material found within 1926-1928

A historical and linguistic study of the nineteenth century Mormon attempts to reform English orthography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230233139]
Identifier: MSS SC 74
Scope and Contents Typewritten student paper prepared for the Brigham Young University Honors Program. Contains a study of the Deseret Alphabet, its origin, problems, use and failure in Utah society during 1850-1877.
Dates: 1975

Walter McPhie papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8038
Scope and Contents Contains the professional and personal papers of Walter McPhie. Materials include published journals with articles authored by McPhie, dissertations, theses, and other papers written by McPhie during his education, outlines for teaching courses on teacher improvement and gospel instruction, and other files. All materials pertain to the topic of secondary teacher education, teaching religious topics, or McPhie's life and family. Dated circa 1959-2009.
Dates: approximately 1959-2009

John N. Weston, John Henry Weston, and Brad Weston collection

 Collection — Folder 7: Series 1
Identifier: MSS 8213
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs taken by Weston family members. It includes 43 photographs taken between 1896 and 1977 pertaining to the railroad in Milford, Utah. There are also 7 photographs of a Utah Army Air Corps Air Show in Lyndall, Utah in 1931. There is also a collection of booklets and pamphlets that were given by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS Church) to youth during the 1950s.
Dates: approximately 1896-1977