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Rich, Russell R., 1912-



  • Existence: 1912-

biographical statement

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Russell R. Rich papers

Identifier: UA 611
Scope and Contents

Includes talks, correspondence, class lectures, and research. Also included are research notes and chapter drafts for "Ensign to the Nations."

Dates: 1951-1984

Russell R. Rich donations on Mormon manuscripts, 1781-1976, bulk 1781-1905

Identifier: MSS 19 Series 4
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: A. Gary Anderson and Milton V. Backman Jr., Max Parkin, David J. Whittaker, Lyndon Cook, Russell R. Rich and Clark V. Johnson, all faculty members of the Department of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University, in cooperation with the historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (also called the LDS Church), and the Harold B. Lee Library at Brigham Young University, did research on sites related to the history of the Church. A. Gary Anderson...
Dates: Other: 1781-1976; Other: bulk 1781-1905

Russell R. Rich papers on Mormon splinter groups, 1951-1981

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 611 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains research files on the numerous offshoots of Mormonism, including a list of groups and their leaders, questionnaire, scriptural warnings, articles and periodicals, correspondence, files on each group, printed literature of the various groups, and other materials.

Dates: 1951-1981

Russell R. Rich personal papers, approximately 1955-1984

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 611 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, pamphlets, and a sound recording related to Rich's missionary service and other activities. Materials date from between approximately 1955 and 1984.

Dates: approximately 1955-1984

Russell R. Rich professional papers, approximately 1951-1984

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 611 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains general files related to Rich's teaching career at Brigham Young University. Includes minutes, correspondence, student papers, class notes, talks, and other items. Materials date from between approximately 1951 and 1984.

Dates: approximately 1951-1984

Russell R. Rich research and drafts for Ensign to the Nations, 1966-1972

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 611 Series 5
Scope and Contents

Contains research, chapter drafts, and other materials used in the production of Rich's book Ensign to the Nations (1972). Dates from between 1966 and 1972.

Dates: 1966-1972

Russell R. Rich subject files, approximately 1958-1977

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 611 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains original files index and research files on various aspects of Mormonism. Materials date from between approximately 1958 and 1977.

Dates: approximately 1958-1977

Additional filters:

Archival Object 6
Collection 1
Letters 5
Mormon Church -- History 3
Articles 2
Christian sects -- United States 2
Colleges and Universities 2