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Missions and Missionaries

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Found in 1142 Collections and/or Records:

Jesse Fuller Bean papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 284
Scope and Contents Holograph missionary diaries kept by Bean while serving in the Southern State Mission of the Latter-day Saint Church, including a missionary blessing; family history; account of coming to Utah in 1847; family genealogy records and certificates of ordination.

Willard Washington Bean autobiography,|f1880-1978.

 File — Folder 1: [31197230312826]
Identifier: MSS SC 1529
Scope and Contents Softbound photocopy of a typewritten autobiography which includes a newsclipping from "The Church News." Willard W. Bean served the Mormon Church for 29 years and acquired many properties for the Mormon Church in New York State, including the Hill Cumorah.

Willard Washington Beans papers

 File — Folder 1: [31197230321710]
Identifier: MSS SC 2271
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a typewritten autobiography, a newspaper clipping, a Mormon Church blessing, and an essay. Also included are photocopies of handwritten letters received by Bean. These items include letters received from Mormon Church leaders Heber J. Grant and J. Golden Kimball. Bean was a missionary to the Southern States and lived in Palmyra, New York from 1915 to 1939.

Thomas Beard journals and reminiscence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 328
Scope and Contents Holograph documents (plus photocopies) which describe Beard's conversion to Mormonism, immigration to Utah, missionary experiences in England, and genealogical and historical information on Thomas Beard and his family. Reminiscence dated 1862.

Joseph Peter Beck diaries

 Collection — Box 1: [31197231042125]
Identifier: MSS 2317
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten diary. Beck writes about his preparations for a mission and about walking to San Francisco, California, to buy a ticket to New Zealand. He tells about his journey and his missionary activities in New Zealand which included his studies of the Maori language. He returned and arrived in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Neal and Jackie Beecher collection of oral histories

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197233598678]
Identifier: MSS 8022
Scope and Contents Contains oral histories of members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Kenya. The members were interviewed by Jackie and Neal Beecher while they served as missionaries for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Belgium Brussels Mission collection

 File — Folder 1: [31197230307297]
Identifier: MSS SC 949
Scope and Contents Twenty newsletters entitled "The Rolling Stone" and 37 miscellaneous items published by and relating to the Belgium Brussels mission. The bulk of the materials are in English with a few in French. These items were collected by Craig L. Foster who served in the Belgium Brussels mission at that time.

Albert Henry Belliston diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2007
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries. Belliston writes about his activities as a missionary and as a temple president for the Mormon church in Hawaii. He also tells about his life in Nephi, Utah. Also included are 59 photographs of members and missionaries in Hawaii (ca. 1900), as well as places in Utah and Idaho (ca. 1890).

James T. Belliston journal

 Item — Folder 1: [31197227606461]
Identifier: MSS 3873
Scope and Contents Photocopy of journals written by James T. Belliston during his missionary service in England between 1875 and 1876. Includes descriptions of his mission call, travels, and spiritual experiences.

Jesse J. Bennett diaries

 Collection — Box 1: [31197231055523]
Identifier: MSS 1406
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries. Bennett writes about his leaving Meadow, Utah, to serve on a mission for the Mormon Church in the Samoan Islands. He tells about his journeys and his activities there.