Alva Christopher Merkley diary and notes
- Merkley, Alva Christopher (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
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Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Alva Christopher Merkley diary and notes must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Mormon missionary who spent much of his life in Orderville, Utah.
Donated by Bonnie Spellman in 1980.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Bonnie Spellman; 1980.
Handwritten diary and notes. The diary covers the years from 1902 to 1904 while Merkley served as a missionary for the Mormon Church in the Samoan Islands. Some of the notes are in Samoan.