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Schlussel zur Gottesgelehrtheit

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2862

Scope and Contents

Handwritten copy, in German, of Pratt's "Key to the Science of Theology." The Pratt document covers 177 pages. Also includes a seventeen-page handwritten copy, in German, of an account by Heber Q. Hale, president of the Boise Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, about going beyond the veil of death on 20 January 1920 to see the spirit world. The Hale account may have been copied from the "Beobachter," a Latter-day Saint periodical in German. Hale is misidentified on label on the volume's front cover as "Heber A. Hale". Several pages are missing from the end of the volume.


  • 1895-1922


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Original volume restricted. Photocopy and microfilm available for patron use.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Schlussel zur Gottesgelehrtheit must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Apostle in the Mormon Church.


1 v. : ms. photocopy. ; 22 cm.

Custodial History

Jess Green, American Fork, Utah, purchase, 1989.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Jess Green; 1989.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Schlussel zur Gottesgelehrtheit
Rose Frank
28 April 2011
Description rules
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