George Crane autobiography
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 450
Scope and Contents
Handwritten autobiography composed near the year 1912. Crane was converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints after he heard Orson Pratt (1811-1881), apostle for that religion, speak in England in 1864. He later served as president of the Wandsworth Branch of the Church. He migrated to Utah. Crane also writes about his courtship and marriage and about his mission to England from 1878 to 1880.
- Crane, George, 1832-1919 (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
English convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a missionary for that faith.
1 v. (120 p.)
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Apostles--History
- Crane, George, 1832-1919
- Missions and Missionaries
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- Great Britain
- Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain -- History
- Mormons -- Great Britain -- History
- Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881
- Register of George Crane autobiography
- Rose Frank
- 13 April 2011
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.