John Druce diary
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of a handwritten diary. Druce was born in England; was apprenticed as a baker in London in the 1830s; moved to Manchester; joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1842; migrated to the United States in 1846; worked as an engraver in New York State; migrated to Utah in 1861; settled in Salt Lake City, Utah; and served on a mission for the Church in the Eastern States in 1876.
- Druce, John, 1818-1897 (Person)
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1 item (145 p.)(0.18 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
- Druce, John, 1818-1897 -- Diaries
- Immigration and American Expansion
- Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- East (U.S.) -- History
- Latter Day Saint pioneers -- History
- Latter Day Saints -- England -- History
- Latter Day Saints -- New York (State) -- History
- Missions and Missionaries
- Overland Journeys to the Western United States
- Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History
- Register of Diary
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2011 May 12
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- Language of description
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.