Skip to main content

Asa Solomon Kienke diaries and other material

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 88

Scope and Contents

Contains two journals of Keinke's mission to Illinois and Indiana for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints between 1896 and 1898, seven journals kept as a member of the Brigham Young Academy South American Expedition of 1900-1902, and archaelogical and miscellaneous papers. Also includes a bound typescript of the expedition journals.


  • 1896-1902


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 Asa Solomon Kienke diaries and other material must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Asa Solomon Kienke (1875-1957) was a Mormon archaelogist, college teacher, and missionary.


1 box (0.4 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).

Related Materials

Collections at the repository relating to the Academy's South American Expedition include Benjamin Cluff Jr. diary (MSS 3076), Office of the President records (UA 1093), John B. Fairbanks diaries (MSS 140), John B. Fairbanks photographs (MSS P 9), Paul A. E. Henning papers (MSS 300), Paul A. E. Henning photographs (MSS P 100), Heber L. Magelby journals and correspondence (UA 363), Eugene L. Roberts letters and diary excerpt (MSS 901), Walter S. Tolton diary excerpt (UA 368), Chester G. Van Buren papers (UA 352), Walter M. Wolfe collection (UA 366), and Oral history with Royal B. Woolley (UA OH 7).


Manuscripts, typescripts.

Register of Asa Solomon Kienke diaries and other material
Rose Frank
2011 July 8
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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. University Archives Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US