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Susan Arrington Madsen collection on the Galilee Branch

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7736

Scope and Contents

Collection of oral histories, interviews, correspondence, and photographs from the Galilee Israel Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Includes digital and printed copies of the materials in 22 folders. Sound recordings of the interviews are found in folder 22. Materials contain information on the creation and history of the Branch and the lives of the members. The histories were recorded between August 2008 and January 2010.


  • 2008-2010


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from Susan Arrington Madsen collection on the Galilee Branch must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Susan Arrington Madsen (born 1954) is a Mormon author and former service missionary in Tiberias, Israel.

Susan Arrington Madsen was born on August 25, 1954, in Logan, Utah, to Grace and Leonard Arrington. She studied journalism at Utah State University. Susan married Dean Madsen in 1975. They have four daughters. Susan has also published nine books on subjects related to Mormon history. She is a former adjunct faculty member at the Logan LDS institute, a formber member of the Cache County School Board, and served with her husband as a service couple in Tiberias, Israel.


1 box (0.5 linear ft.)




Oral histories are arranged alphabetically by last name.

Custodial History

Donated by Susan Arrington Madsen in 2011.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Susan Arrington Madsen; 2011.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Register of Susan Arrington Madsen collection on the Galilee Branch
Elisa Visick
2011 April 8
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States