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Samoan Islands

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Stephen Jones papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 350
Scope and Contents Contains diaries and photographs, including twenty stereographs, documenting Jones's experience as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Samoa and Tonga from 1893 to 1896. The diaries detail his daily activities and talk about the nature of his work. Jones continued to write in these diaries after his return to Provo, Utah until 1902. The collections also contains a handwritten Tongan-English dictionary copied by Jones and a 1895 article on Tongan cannibalism...
Dates: 1893-1902

Alfred Kay and Louise A. Randall collection on Mormon missionaries in American Samoa

 Collection — Carton 1: [Barcode: 31197233616264]
Identifier: MSS 8027
Scope and Contents

Contains materials related to missionary work in American Samoa. Includes instructional DVDs from the Church, Alfred Kay Randall’s mission journal from 1982-1983, books on the history of the Samoa Apia Mission and general Mormon missionary work in Samoa, booklets on the work of the Randalls, and CDs with videos on them. Dated 1982-2010.

Dates: 1982-2010

Willard L. and Jennie Hill Leavitt Smith collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2260
Scope and Contents The collection, containing mission diaries, World War I army diary, family histories, and bound copies of autobiographies and family histories, has been organized by (1) mission diaries of Willard and Jennie Smith; (2) family histories; and (3) bound copies. The collection contains material on the First Tongan Mission after it was separated from the Samoan Mission; Samoan Mission; genealogy of the Willard L. Smith family and the Jennie Hill Leavitt family; Haun's Mill Massacre; and personal...
Dates: 1915-1918