William Frank Atkin papers
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, diaries, and a biography. The diaries relate to Atkin's missions to New Zealand from 1903 to 1906 and from 1916 to 1918. The correspondence is from family members and friends and largely relates to family matters and to Atkin's missionary activities. The biography is a history of Atkin's father, Thomas Atkin (1833-1919), who was a Mormon pioneer that was active in Tooele County politics. The biography also includes information about the Mormon response to the Utah Expedition from 1857 to 1858.
- Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 (creator, Person)
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William Frank Atkin (1878-1966) was a Mormon missionary from Tooele, Utah.
1 box (0.4 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 -- Diaries
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Missions -- New Zealand
- Missions and Missionaries
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- New Zealand
- Mormon missionaries -- New Zealand -- History
- Mormons -- Utah -- Tooele -- History
- Tooele (Utah) -- History
- Utah Expedition (1857-1858)
- Register of William Frank Atkin papers
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- 2011 March 17
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.