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Elisha H. Boley mission papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 723

Scope and Contents

Account of Elisha H. Boley's daily missionary service in the Eastern States Mission for the Mormon Church. He spent much of his time working in Pennsylvania. Also includes ledgers maintained by Elisha Boley and a photograph of the missionaries in the Northern States Mission from approximately 1910-1912.


  • 1910-1912


Conditions Governing Access

Condition restricted; patrons should use transcripts. Permission to use original diary must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Elisha H. Boley mission papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coodinating Committee.

Biographical History

Elisha Henrey Boley (1888-1960) was a Mormon missionary in the early 1900's.

Elisha Henry Boley was born December 10, 1888, in American Fork, Utah. He served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to the Eastern States. After his return he married Edna Maud Sharp on June 26, 1918, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Boley died January 24, 1960, in Salt Lake City, Utah, and was buried in American Fork, Utah.


2 boxes (1 linear ft.)

1 oversize folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.


19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.

Register of Elisha H. Boley mission papers
Andrea Wyss
2011 March 31
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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