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Essay on Walter Murray Gibson

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 9524

Scope and Contents

Unpublished essay titled "Walter Murray Gibson: Renegade or Saint?" Authorship not given but is attributed to Gwynn "Glen" W. Barrett, history professor at Church College of Hawaii in the 1960s. Date of original production is unknown, but is approximated from the 1960s. The essay discusses the 19th century membership of Walter Murray Gibson in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his missionary service with the Hawaiian Saints in Lanai.


  • approximately 1960s

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 use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at


1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)

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Custodial History

Donated by Riley Moffat in November 2021.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Riley Moffat; November 2021.


The history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Mormonism (Mormon and Western American Manuscripts Collection Development Policy V.B.5.a, 2020)

Processing Information

Processed; Jaymon Roan; 2022. The original arrangement and folder titles were retained.

Register of Essay on Walter Murray Gibson
Jaymon Roan
2022 March 17
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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