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Asa S. Calkins diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 226

Scope and Contents

Holograph diary which contains blessings given to Calkins in 1850, experiences as a worker in the Mission home and as Mission President, letters received from Brigham Young and family, and letters sent to Brigham Young and family. A short biography is included with the diary.

Dates

  • 1855-1858

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 Asa S. Calkins diary must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical Note

Latter-day Saint Church British Mission President, 1857-1860.

Extent

1 item (238 p.)(0.1 linear ft.)

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Photocopy.

Custodial History

Donated in 1974.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; 1974.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Asa S. Calkins diary
Status
In Progress
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 June 22
Description rules
Appm
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:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States