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Calvin Harris Chandler missionary journals

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 3314

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of four missionary journals and two missionary report books, kept while Calvin was serving in the Southwestern States Mission from May 1899 to July 1901. Also includes one transcript of the journals by Alan C. Chandler, and two digital reproductions of photographs. The photographs are of the Southwestern States Missionaries, ca. 1900, and of Elder Chandler with an unidentified couple somewhere in Texas.


  • 1899-1901


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 Calvin Harris Chandler missionary journals must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Calvin Harris Chandler was born July 16, 1877 in Granite, Utah, to Calvin Harris Chandler Sr. and Elizabeth Treseder. Was raised in North Ogden. Married Della Luella Shaw on December 4, 1901. Died and was buried in North Ogden on January 20, 1940.


1 box (0.25 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation; Jean Christensen and Shirley C. Welch.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Calvin Harris Chandler missionary journals
Andrea Wyss
2011 March 4
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