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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Hawaii Mission



  • Existence: 1950 April 1 - 1974 June 20

Administrative history

The Hawaiian Mission was a proselytizing unit of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints between April 1, 1950 and June 20, 1974.


Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Richard N. Bush and Charles Clarence Bush photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 75
Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs of people and places in Utah around the turn of the century. Locations depicted include Salt Lake City and Mercur, Utah, while many of the images include members of the Bush family. Also includes safety film copy negatives of some of the photographs. Dated approximately 1890-1929.

Dates: approximately 1890-1929

Sidney Algernon Coray mission diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6037

Missionary diaries from the LDS mission of Sidney Algernon Coray while serving in the Hawaiian Islands from 1880 to 1883.

Dates: 1880-1883

Norma Larson Elliott papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8264
Scope and Contents Materials include Norma Larson Elliott's Book of Remembrance, correspondence to her from missionary family members, financial records, journal notebooks, and ephemera. Also included is scrapbooks and family history of Norma's siblings, MayBelle, Gladys, and Marsden; history of the towns Lakeside, Snowflake, and Taylor, Arizona; family history and reunions; and personal and family history of both Norma and her husband, John Budge Elliott. Also includes biographies and photographs, Norma's and...
Dates: 1913-2012

Robert Hazen Hawaiian Mission photographs

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197239270967]
Identifier: MSS P 603
Scope and Contents

The collection contains 100 photographs taken by Robert Hazen during his mission in Hawaii during the early 1910s.

Dates: 1910-1915

John D. Hooper mission diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7575

Contains photocopies of the mission journals and life history of John D. Hooper. The mission diaries were written while he served in the Hawaiian Islands, and the life history was written a year before his death.

Dates: 1895-1962

Henry Hottendorf journal

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7681
Scope and Contents

Contains a daily account of his life from 1892 to January 1906. Accounts his life in Utah and his conversion to Mormonism. Details his mission to the Hawaiian Islands and to Germany.

Dates: 1892-01-01 - 1906-01-01

Morris H. Taylor collection on Lorenzo Taylor

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6247

The collection contains Lorenzo Taylor's life story, mission diary, Hawaiian mission dictionary and weekly mission reports.

Dates: 1904-1907; 1985

Marvel Murphy Young Hawaiian Mission photographs

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233610424]
Identifier: MSS P 695
Scope and Contents

Marvel Young Hawaiian Mission photographs, 1909-1913 collection contains 306 photographs related to Young's LDS Mission to Hawaii and family back in Utah.

Dates: 1909-1913

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Diaries 3
Photographs 3
Hawaii 2
Hawaiians -- Photographs 2
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Hawaii -- Diaries 2