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Missions and Missionaries

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Found in 1138 Collections and/or Records:

James Bullock autobiography and diary

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197233284519]
Identifier: Vault MSS 52
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography and diary. Bullock writes about his life from 1830 to 1853 at which time he starts a diary which he kept from 13 Nov. to 18 Dec. 1853. Also included is a diary Bullock kept from 1 to 21 Jan. 1859 while serving on a mission for the Mormon Church in England.

Scott W. Bullock oral history

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197232572278]
Identifier: MSS 8518
Content Description Contains a recording of an oral history interview with Scott W. Bullock, who experienced a large earthquake while serving a mission for the LDS church in Japan in 2011. Materials dated 4 December 2012.

James Lovett Bunting diaries and Bunting family directory

 Collection — Box 1: [31197232481033]
Identifier: MSS 1594
Scope and Contents Photocopies of the handwritten Bunting diaries (MSS 738). The originals have been restricted and are unavailable for patron use. The diaries include accounts of missionary work in Great Britain for the Mormon faith and describe life in Kanab and St. George, Utah. The diaries cover the years from 1857 to 1920 but have several gaps. Also included is a Bunting family directory from the year 1968.

Ernest H. Burgess diary

 Item — Folder 1: [31197230322098]
Identifier: MSS SC 2333
Scope and Contents Handwritten diary kept by Ernest Burgess and by his wife, Donna Miles Burgess. Ernest writes about his missionary experiences in Germany and about his life in Roosevelt, Utah. Donna Burgess continues the account of life in Roosevelt until 1959. Many of the entries are long and detailed, but there are many lengthy gaps in the record.

Burtis F. and Edythe Christenson Robbins mission papers, 1947-1966

Identifier: MSS 7405 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Materials from the Robbins' mission together to Germany, where Burtis F. Robbins served as mission president. Materials include letters, books, photographs, and other items of memorabilia. Materials date from 1947-1966.

Burtis F. Robbins mission papers, 1911-1914

Identifier: MSS 7405 Series 1
Scope and Contents note Materials from Burtis F. Robbins' first mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Germany and Switzerland, dating from 1911 to 1914.

Burton and Fielding family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4133
Scope and Contents The Burton genealogy includes biographical information and sketches about James and Isabella Burton and their descendants. The Fielding family correspondence consists of photocopies of handwritten letters, most written while Joseph Fielding was serving as a missionary in England.

William Burton journal

 File — Folder 1: [31197230313758]
Identifier: MSS SC 1643
Scope and Contents Bound, typewritten, carbon copy of William Burton's journal (1841-1851), which includes extracts from Joseph Wood's journal (1839-1840). The record gives a detailed account of the journey to Utah with Brigham Young and Heber C. Kimball in 1848, missionary experiences, and some family genealogy.

William Walton Burton journal

 File — Folder 1: [31197230316736]
Identifier: MSS SC 2055
Scope and Contents Handwritten journals and photocopies of this item. The materials relate Burton's experiences as a missionary for the Mormon Church in Great Britain. The entries talk about his daily activities and travels. Part of the journal was written in shorthand.

Bush family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2217
Abstract This collection, containing letters, journals, newspaper articles, and other family correspondence, has been organized into folders by year, starting in 1846 and ending in 1960.