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Thomas R. Jones postcards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 3885

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of postcards to and from Thomas R. Jones between 1905 and 1912. The majority of the correspondence documents his service as a Mormon missionary. The collection also includes blank postcards with images of European countries and photographic postcards.

Dates

  • 1905-1912, bulk 1909-1912

Creator

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 Thomas R. Jones postcards must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Thomas R. Jones (1879-1967) was a farmer and schoolteacher from Weber County, Utah. He served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Switzerland and Germany between 1909 and 1912.

Extent

42 folders (0.5 linear ft.) : (449 items)

Language

English

Arrangement

Organized into two series: I. Postcards, 1905-1912 (bulk 1909-1912). II. Photographic postcards, 1909-1911.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Gaye Willis; 2007.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Thomas R. Jones postcards
Status
Completed
Author
Garrett Schroath
Date
2011 April 7
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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