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Isaac Osborn Brown notebook

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8462

Scope and Contents

Materials include Isaac Osborn Brown's notebook from approximately 1887-1913; it is a missionary preparation and teaching notebook that has some of Brown's notes for missionary work in it including information about the priesthood succession in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and words for prayers and ordinances. Dated approximately 1887-1913.


  • approximately 1887-1913


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 the Isaac Osborn Brown notebook must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Isaac Osborn Brown (1863-1946) was a Mormon missionary from Utah.

Isaac Osborn Brown was born on September 21, 1863, in Draper, Utah, to Joseph Gurnsey Brown and Ester B. Brown. He married Mary Ellen Robinson on February 14, 1889, in the St. George Temple, and they had four children together. He served as a Mormon missionary in the Southern States Mission sometime between 1887 and 1913. Isaac Brown died on June 18, 1946, in Kanab, Utah.


1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

203 p. ; 16 x 12 cm

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated by Allen Carl Asay and Thea Asay Daniel in 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Allen Carl Asay and Thea Asay Daniel; May 2014.


LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts collection development policy 1.V, November 2013.)

Processing Information

Processed; Nate Burroughs, intern manuscript processor, and Ryan K. Lee, curator; 2014.

Register of Isaac Osborn Brown journal
Nate Burroughs
2014 September 2
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 Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States