Barzillai Frost travel journal
Scope and Contents
Journal kept by Barzillai Frost during his travels in the West in 1843. Includes an account of his visit to Nauvoo, Ill., and his meeting with Joseph Smith and other prominent Mormons. A photocopy and transcript of the diary are also included in the collection, as well as articles and biographical information on Frost.
- Frost, Barzillai, 1804-1858 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Original diary Condition restricted; permission to use item must be obtained from the Curator of 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Barzillai Frost travel journal must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Barzillai Frost (1804-1858) was a Unitarian minister in Concord, Massachusetts.
2 folders (0.10 linear ft.)
Item was maintained by the Frost family until its purchase in 2006.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased; George Brackett; 2006.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Existence and Location of Copies
Photocopy of original available in Folder 1. Transcription available in Folder 2.
- Register of Barzillai Frost travel journal
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2011 June 15
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.