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Missions and Missionaries

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Found in 1142 Collections and/or Records:

Dorothy P. Brown papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8468

Hugh B. Brown scrapbook

 File — Folder 1: [31197233249660]
Identifier: MSS 7758
Scope and Contents Contains two digital copies of a scrapbook of Hugh B. Brown on five CD-ROMs. The scrapbooks contain materials that document his mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Great Britain, with materials dating from between 1937 and 1938.

Isaac Osborn Brown notebook

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197235232540]
Identifier: MSS 8462
Scope and Contents Materials include Isaac Osborn Brown's notebook from approximately 1887-1913; it is a missionary preparation and teaching notebook that has some of Brown's notes for missionary work in it including information about the priesthood succession in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and words for prayers and ordinances. Dated approximately 1887-1913.

James Stephens Brown diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2775
Scope and Contents Typescript of diaries. Brown writes about his life in Ogden, Utah, and in Arizona. He also tells about his activities in the Mormon Church including his missions for that faith to England and Tahiti.

James Stephens Brown diary

 File — Folder 1: [31197230305549]
Identifier: MSS SC 807
Scope and Contents Photocopy of typescript. Author recounts his call to serve as a missionary among the Navajo Indians by Mormon church president Brigham Young (1801-1877); the trip to Arizona; his activities among the Indians; and his return to Utah a year later.

Lorenzo Brown diary

 File — Folder 1: [31197230317445]
Identifier: MSS SC 1880
Scope and Contents Collection contains a handwritten diary. Except for a few pages, the item covers the years 1875-1877 when Brown served as a Mormon missionary in England. Brown was living in St. George, Utah when called as a missionary. He describes his trip to and from England and his daily activities there. Dated 1875-1880.

Also includes an unedited transcription.

Lorenzo Brown diary and autobiography

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 497
Scope and Contents Materials contain Brown's handwritten diary and autobiography. Brown's record starts with an autobiography which takes him to the year 1856 when his diary begins. Describes his conversion to the Mormon Church, life in Nauvoo, Illinois, and relationship with Joseph Smith, the first president of the Mormon Church. Brown then describes his migration to Salt Lake City, Utah, settling in Las Vegas, Nevada, move to the St. George, Utah area, service on a mission for the Mormon Church in England,...

James H. Buck papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6941
Scope and Contents Contains a journal from Buck's mission to England, some books regarding his mission, postcards, photographs, a booklet of newspaper clippings, and documents stating ordination and draft registration. Materials date from between 1886 and 1962.

Jack H. Buckley collection of Central States Mission missionary photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8916
Scope and Contents Collection contains photographic materials of the Central States Mission. Photographic materials in this collection are on postcard form. Pictures are headshots of the missionaries, detailed with name and home town. Materials range from 1951-1954.

William Budge diary

 File — Folder 1: [31197230347749]
Identifier: MSS 1370
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a handwritten diary kept while Budge was serving as a missionary for the Mormon Church in England and Scotland. Also included are handwritten copies of letters from family members.