John Rockey Park diary
Scope and Contents
Typescript of a diary with handwritten corrections. Also included are photocopies of the handwritten original diary. Park writes about visits to the University of Deseret by leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints including Brigham Young and Orson Pratt, tells about hiring Karl G. Maeser, and describes educational financing and the nature of education in Utah.
- Park, John R., 1833-1900 (Person)
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Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Diary must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Utah author and educator who served as president of the University of Deseret.
1 item (54 p.)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of John Rockey Park diary
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 March 29
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.