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John F. Heidenreich papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1838

Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks, correspondence, meeting minutes, typescript of a master's thesis, newspaper clippings, sermons, poems, diaries, and an autobiography published as "An Acorn Became an Oak." The materials deal with Heidenrich's life, career as a Congregationalist minister, his angelic visitations, and his conversion to the Mormon Church.

Dates

  • 1928-1977

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Photographs: Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from John F. Heidenreich papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Congregationalist minister, author, educator, and a convert to the Mormon Church.

Extent

1 oversize

8 boxes (4 linear ft.)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Franklin Heidenreich; 1979.

Appraisal

Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Title
Register of John F. Heidenreich papers
Author
Garrett Schroath
Date
2011 April 12
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States