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The missionary diary of Brigham Y. Card

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2574

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten diary with handwritten corrections. The journal was kept from 1 Jan. 1938 to 16 March 1940. Also included are photocopies of correspondence, newspaper articles, and photographs. The materials relate to Card's mission for the Mormon Church. He was called to the French Mission and was assigned to work in the French-Swiss (Romande) District of Switzerland. The diary includes many lengthy and detailed entries which tell of Card's daily activities. Many items are in French.


  • 1938-1940


Language of Materials

Materials are in English and French.

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 missionary diary of Brigham Y. Card must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

Mormon author living in Canada.


1 v. (379 p.)(0.16 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Donated by B. Y. Card in 1985.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; B. Y. Card; 1985.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Register of The missionary diary of Brigham Y. Card
Benjamin Sipes
2010 November 11
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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