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Bowles, William Alvin, 1886-1926

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1886 - 1926

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

William Alvin Bowles papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2956
Abstract

William Alvin Bowles papers includes personal mission diaries, his mission library, including hymn books, a dictionary, and scriptures; mission photographs; and related mission ephemera.

Dates: 1906-1910

New Zealand missionaries

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2658
Scope and Contents

26 photographs of New Zealand LDS Missionaries, LDS members, and a military parade. A. Henderson, Dannevirke, New Zealand; The Crown Studios Whalley & Co., Palmerston North, New Zealand; W. L. Joys, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand; A. McCusker, Blenheim, New Zealand; W. H. Bartlett, Auckland, New Zealand.

Dates: approximately 1906-1909

Photographs of Maori members, 1908-1909

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS SC 2956 Series 3 Sub-Series Sub- 2
Scope and Contents

Includes photographs of Maori members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Because of their unique nature, annotations have been included.

Dates: Other: 1908-1909

Photographs of missionaries, 1906-1910

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS SC 2956 Series 3 Sub-Series Sub- 1
Scope and Contents

Contains annotated photographs of missionaries for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in New Zealand. Annotations are general and include greetings and addresses.

Dates: Other: 1906-1910

Photographs of New Zealand, 1906-1910

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS SC 2956 Series 3 Sub-Series Sub- 3
Scope and Contents

Contains photographs of New Zealand street scenes, wagons, and a military parade.

Dates: Other: 1906-1910

William Alvin Bowles diaries, 1906-1910

 Series
Identifier: MSS SC 2956 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains five volumes, dating from October 1906 to March 1910, that chronicle William Alvin Bowles' three-year mission to New Zealand for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Dates: 1906-1910

William Alvin Bowles ephemera, approximately 1897-1910

 Series
Identifier: MSS SC 2956 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Includes one William Alvin Bowles holograph written in Maori; a New Zealand postcard; and dried leaves from New Zealand.

Dates: approximately 1897-1910

William Alvin Bowles library materials, 1897-1905

 Series
Identifier: MSS SC 2956 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Includes two Maori hymnals (1905; no date); a Maori New Testament (1897); and a Maori/English, English/Maori dictionary. These items are, in many cases, annotated.

Dates: Other: 1897-1905

William Alvin Bowles photographs, 1906-1910

 Series
Identifier: MSS SC 2956 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains photographs of William Alvin Bowles on his mission.

Dates: 1906-1910

Additional filters:

Type
Archival Record 7
Collection 2
 
Subject
Mormon Church -- Missions -- New Zealand 8
Mormon missionaries -- New Zealand 8
Mormons -- New Zealand 8
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 7
Maori (New Zealand people) 7