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Joseph W. Booth, Alpine, 1885-1886

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 155 Series 1

Scope and Contents

Includes poems, stories, life and work (mostly black smithing and farm work) in Alpine, Utah and learning blacksmith trade in Cache County, Utah. Entries date from July 1, 1885 to October 31, 1886.


  • 1885-1886

Conditions Governing Use

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


1 volume (140 pages) ; 26 cm

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

Item-level inventory available online.

Existence and Location of Copies

Typescript of journals and poetry available in Box 4-6. Photocopies of journals and poetry available in Box 7-11.


Brown binding, self-paginated, 140 pages, 2 pages blank, numbered pages blank: 46-47, pages 49-50 torn out, dark ink. Pages 1-2 were used as an index, and pages 3-11 were used as a record of debts owed to him.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States