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Edward M. Patterson diaries and letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2387

Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries recorded while Patterson was on a mission for the Mormon Church in England, 1889-1891. Author describes his daily activities and church assignments. Also included are photocopies of two letters in which Patterson tells about his voyage from Liverpool, England, to New York in 1862. Photocopy of diaries also included.

Dates

  • 1862-1891

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Originals restricted. Photocopies for patron use.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Edward M. Patterson diaries and letters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

Edward M. Patterson (1841-1909) was a Mormon settler in Bloomington, Idaho.

Extent

5 folders (0.24 linear ft.)

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Edward M. Patterson diaries and letters
Status
In Progress
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2011 February 23
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:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States