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Missionaries, American

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

C. N. Brown missionary journal

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197239115618]
Identifier: MSS 9518
Scope and Contents Missionary journal kept by C. N. Brown, a missionary for the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (RLDS). Dated approximately 1860 to 1870. The majority of the text consists of religious content concerning Mormonism and missionary sermons from Latter-day Saint Church doctrine and events related to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the RLDS church. It is written to be like a "Missionary Pal," including numerous references concerning Church history and...
Dates: approximately 1860-1870

Letter to Daisy

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230348895]
Identifier: MSS 3941

Letter to Daisy from a mother, discussing LDS missionaries in town, 1900.

Dates: 1900

William A. Wilson and John B. Harris Missionary Folklore collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: FA 20
Scope and Contents Contains folklore stories and accounts from missionaries or relatives and friends of missionaries from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, separated in 17 bound volumes with no inner chronological organization. The stories date back to the 1870s, and they were collected between 1958 and 1994. Includes accounts of missionaries' language mistakes, funny stories, miracles, songs, and experiences with the priesthood, the supernatural, or other people. The interviews for the accounts...
Dates: 1958-1994