J. Urban Allred diaries
Scope and Contents
Volume begins with autobiographical sketch concerning Allred's early life in Lehi, Utah. Diaries document his attendance at Brigham Young Academy, September 1892-May 1898; service as a Mormon missionary in Tennessee in the Southern States Mission, June 1898-July 1900; activities as a school teacher in Vernal, Utah, August 1900-May 1901; family life with Amelia May Hammond in Lehi, 1901-1910; and family life with Edna Bingham in Raymond, Alberta, and elsewhere, beginning in 1912. Diaries also document his short-term mission to Minnesota in North Central States Mission, December 1925-March 1926; genealogical missioin to North Carolina, November 1931-March 1932; genealogical research in Georgia, December 1932-March 1933; and activities in Logan, Utah, beginning 1937.
Diaries were transcribed by J. Urban Allred's children. Volume also includes trascript of J. Urban Allred patriarchal blessing; transcript of Amelia May Hammond Allred funeral program; copies of letters, photographs, and certificates; and family genealogical records.
- Allred, J. Urban (James Urban), 1874-1956 (creator, Person)
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Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from J. Urban Allred diaries must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 volume (677 pages) ; 28 cm
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Allred, Amelia May Hammond, 1877-1910
- Allred, Edna Bingham, 1889-1965
- Allred, J. Urban (James Urban), 1874-1956
- Brigham Young Academy -- Students -- Diaries
- Home and Family
- Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- Middle West
- Latter Day Saint missionaries
- Lehi (Utah)
- Logan (Utah)
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- Southern States
- North Carolina
- Provo (Utah)
- Raymond (Alta.)
- Social Life and Customs
- Vernal (Utah)
- Register of J. Urban Allred diaries
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 December 17
- 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.