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Cannon, Donald Q., 1936-

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1936-

Biographical History

Citation

Donald Q. Cannon faculty and family papers, 1888-2006 (b. 24 Dec. 1936; parents, Quayle Jr. & Fay Allred Cannon; mission, North German, 1957-1959, LDS Church; wife, JoAnn McGinnis; 6 children; BYU faculty, Church History and Doctrine; retired, BYU, 2007)

Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:

Donald Q. Cannon and Reid L. Neilson collection of student papers on international church history

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 6197
Scope and Contents Contains student essays from the International History of the Church course at Brigham Young University. Essays recall the development of Christianity and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints across the various countries of the world. Materials dated 2000 to 2013.
Dates: 2000-2013

Donald Q. Cannon faculty and family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6154
Scope and Contents Contains the missionary journals of Donald Q. Cannon, Quayle Cannon, Jr., Quayle Cannon, and the journals of others. It also includes research notes, newspaper clippings, articles and other materials on general and specific research topics, handouts and lecture notes, memorabilia from study abroad programs, and manuscripts and bound copies of dissertations. Materials are dated 1888-2006.
Dates: 1888-2006

Donald Q. Cannon research materials

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2005
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten and typed letters, histories, interviews, diaries, pamphlets, and newspapers. The materials relate to a large range of topics in the early history of the Mormon Church; Joseph Smith, second president of the Mormon Church; and his family. Interviewees include Smith family members and those who knew them. The items were copied by Donald Q. Cannon as part of the continuing Mormon Church History Sources Project.
Dates: 1840-1981

Donald Q. Cannon research materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1800
Scope and Contents Photocopies and microfilmed copies of letters, pamphlets, newspaper artilces, sections of books, maps, biographies, histories, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to a large range of topics in the early history of the Mormon Church, to its early leaders and presidents, and to the genealogies of early prominent members of that faith. The materials were acquired in various research institutions in Massachusetts.
Dates: 1766-1977

Donald Q. Cannon collection of theses and dissertations, 1955-1991

 Sub-Series — Carton: 21
Identifier: MSS 6154 Series 3 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents Includes manuscripts and bound copies of dissertations given to Donald Q. Cannon for advice and editing. Dated 1955-1991.
Dates: 1955-1991

Donald Q. Cannon dissertation, approximately 1967

 Sub-Series — Carton: 18, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSS 6154 Series 2 Sub-Series 7
Scope and Contents Includes a manuscript of a dissertation written by Donald Q. Cannon. Dated approximately 1967.
Dates: approximately 1967

Donald Q. Cannon general research, 1950-2006

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6154 Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains newspaper clippings, articles, notes, and other materials acquired by Donald Q. Cannon on various topics related to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints that he collected throughout his career as a history and religion professor. Dated 1950-2006.
Dates: 1950-2006

Donald Q. Cannon manuscript for Latter-day Prophets and the Constitution, 1989 March

 Sub-Series — Box: 24, Folder: 36
Identifier: MSS 6154 Series 5 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains one typed manuscript of the book Latter-day Prophets and the Constitution, which was edited by Donald Q. Cannon. The book is the seventh volume in the Religious Studies Center Specialized Monograph Series. It contains statements made by each of the prophets of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints up to 1991, when it was published. Dated March 1989.
Dates: 1989 March

Donald Q. Cannon miscellaneous manuscripts, 1982

 Sub-Series — Carton: 18, Folder: 7-8
Identifier: MSS 6154 Series 2 Sub-Series 8
Scope and Contents Includes a manuscript by Susan E. Woods and a manuscript by an unknown author called Mormonism and Materialism. Dated 1982.
Dates: 1982

Donald Q. Cannon mission journals, 1957-1959

 Sub-Series — Carton: 1, Folder: 1-4
Identifier: MSS 6154 Series 1 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains three mission journals, written by Donald Q. Cannon while on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the North German Mission. Also contains a transcript of the journals. Dated 1957-1959.
Dates: 1957-1959