Danish Americans -- Utah -- History
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3890
Scope and Contents Parley Christiansen journals, biographies, certificates, photographs and family histories--all photocopies. Journal topics include LDS priesthood ordinance instructions, mission statistical reports and experiences in the Northwestern States Mission, attacks by Native Americans, and his work in the Irrigation Company and Church leadership experiences, 1887-1897.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230328905]
Identifier: MSS SC 2857
Scope and Contents Genealogies, photocopies of handwritten diaries and articles, family histories, and maps bound in one volume. The materials relate to the Christiansen family members who joined the Mormon Church in Denmark and migrated to Utah. The diaries are by Parley Christiansen (1857-1930), Niels Christian Christiansen (1817-1899), and Christian Christensen (1790-1871) and relate to their conversion to Mormonism, their journey to Utah, and their lives there.
Dates: approximately 1900