Mormon Church -- Missions -- Texas -- History
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231055432]
Identifier: MSS 1316
Scope and Contents Typescript of an autobiography. Blair writes about his parents, his joining of the Mormon Church, his migration to Utah, his mission to Texas for the Mormon Church, and his life in Salt Lake City, Utah. He includes patriarchal blessings of family members. There are many gaps in the diary.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314475]
Identifier: MSS SC 1660
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230319441]
Identifier: MSS SC 2132
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typed thesis submitted to meet the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts. Also included are photocopies of miscellaneous items relating to the research. Durning writes about Mormon missionary activities and Mormon colonization in Texas.
Dates: 1843-1906, 1964
File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2041
Scope and Contents Ten volumes documenting his service in the North Texas Conference of the Southern States Mission for the Mormon Chuch. His mission was from June 15, 1903 to September 17, 1905. One of the volumes contains a collection of songs compiled by the author. A transcription of the diaries, with a transcriber's note and an index of persons and places, is also included.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230325307]
Identifier: MSS SC 2625
Scope and Contents Handwritten history of the "South East Texas District." The item documents the missionary activity of the Mormon Church in Texas. It also reports on the meetings of the members in the area.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1859
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries with photocopies of the materials. The items relate to Stringham's family, her activities in the Mormon Church, her writing, and her missions for the Mormon Church in the Northwestern States and Texas.
Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 739
Scope and Contents Typewritten copies of diaries. The journals were typed by Thomas' son, Daniel H. Thomas, and entitled: "Preston Thomas: His Life and Travels." Daniel often provided introductory material between sections of the diaries. Most of the journals relate to the five missions on which he served for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Most of these were in Texas and the other southern States. On one of these missions from 1848 to 1849, Preston visited Lyman Wight, the leader of a...
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314137]
Identifier: MSS SC 1695
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232491065]
Identifier: MSS 679
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a handwritten diary. Wilcock kept this diary while serving as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Central States Mission. Wilcock writes about his daily activities in Texas and Kansas.