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Mormon Church -- Missions -- Germany

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Ancestors of Karl G. Maeser, 1988-1901, and Anna Heneritta Therese Mieth, 1830-1896

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2126
Scope and Contents Biographical history of Karl G. Maeser tells of his childhood in Saxony, Germany; his education; marriage; conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; migration to Utah in 1857; church service, including a Latter-day Saint mission to Germany, 1867-1870; establishment of the Brigham Young Academy (later Brigham Young University); service as principal of Brigham Young Academy, 1876-1892; teaching LDS seminary; and information on his death and funeral. Includes photocopies of...
Dates: 1999

George R. Blake papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233616124]
Identifier: MSS 7982
Scope and Contents Contains materials relating to Blake's life during the war and his mission. Includes a tyepwritten history of Blake's correspondence with a German prisoner of war, a letter in German, a history of prisoners of war in Orem during World War II, images of some of these prisoners, and a history of the end of Blake's mission to Germany. Dated 1943-2009.
Dates: 1943-2009

John Q. Cannon collection

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2348
Scope and Contents This collection contains the 1881 diary of John Q. Cannon, including a typescript, the agenda book of John Q. Cannon (though written in by Annie Wells Cannon), a talk titled, "Spirituality in the Sunday School, and two portraits of John Q. Cannon and George Q. Cannon.
Dates: 1881

John Frederick Daynes III oral history

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232574431]
Identifier: MSS 8475
Content Description Contains an electronic oral history recorded by John Frederick Daynes III. Includes information on his family life in Provo, Utah and three-year missionary service in Germany. Materials dated approximately 1977.
Dates: approximately 1977

Margrit Luise Feil oral history

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232577269]
Identifier: MSS 8548
Scope and Contents Contains an Oral history interview with Margrit Luise Feil, conducted by her grandson Joshua Feil on October 28, 2012 for a World Civilizations course taken at Brigham Young University. The oral history discusses her childhood in Europe and her experience living there during the war. She also discusses her conversion to the church and immigration to Utah.
Dates: October 28, 2012

Delbert R. Hales missionary journal

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3011
Scope and Contents Bound diary produced by Hales describing his experiences as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the German-Austrian Mission. The journal begins with him in Salt Lake City and continues in Meerane, Aschersleben, and Leipzig, Germany. The last few pages of the volume contain street addresses and notes.
Dates: 1936-1938

John R. Halliday memoirs

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230328533]
Identifier: MSS SC 2963
Scope and Contents Includes a two-page vita, and recollections of the author's ancestors, family and youth; professional life; church activities; and hobbies. He served a Latter-day Saint mission in Germany, 1931-1933; studied music at the State Academy of Music in Berlin, Germany, 1933-1934; and worked in the Department of Music at Brigham Young University, 1936-1938 and again beginning in 1942. Material was dictated by John R. Halliday in June 1971, and later transcribed.
Dates: 1971

William Lawrence Hansen photograph album

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9171
Scope and Contents Photograph album that was likely used by William Lawrence Hansen while serving in the Swiss and German Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1887 to 1890. Many of the photographs are unidentified cabinet card albumen portraits of individuals and families taken in various studios across England, Denmark, Switzerland and Germany. These are likely missionaries or members that Hansen met on his mission. Within the album is included cabinet card albumen portraits from...
Dates: approximately 1887-1890

Ernst Hockle mission diary

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233633335]
Identifier: MSS 8190
Scope and Contents Contains a handwritten diary belonging to Ernst Hockle during his missionary service in Germany. Dated 1921.
Dates: 1921

Hugh Nibley missionary papers, approximately 1927-1929

 File — Box 21: Series 1 [Barcode: 31197235234397], Folder: 10
Identifier: MSS 2721 Series 1