Horace H. Cummings diary and autobiography
Scope and Contents
Diary and autobiography. The autobiography has a number of missing sections but basically covers the time his ancestors joined the Mormon Church to 1917 when he began his diary. The journal covers the years 1917-1936. Cummings served as Superintendent of Church schools for the Mormon Church and travelled widely on that and other assignments. He also worked as a teacher and school principal. He served on a mission to Mexico (1885-1998) and held numerous other positions for the Mormon Church.
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 Horace H. Cummings diary and autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Educator, businessman, and Mormon Church leader.
2 v. (4 linear inches) : Typewritten photocopy
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Hollis Scott; 1977.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Horace H. Cummings diary and autobiography
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 March 14
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.