James Madison Monroe journal
Scope and Contents
Includes summary of Monroe's activities from September 1841 through June 1842, including his conversion to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and activities as clerk of the Utica (New York) Conference. Then follows attendance record for a school he taught at Nauvoo, Illinois, August 1842- January 1843 and November 1843-March 1844. Last part of journal tells of his service as teacher of the children of Joseph Smith, John Taylor, and Brigham Young, April-May 1845. Typed title page misidentifies the journal as being kept by Howard Egan and indicates that manuscript copy was made by Egan's son, William M. Egan.
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 James Madison Monroe journal must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 folder (0.03 linear ft.) ; 22 cm.
Language of Materials
Received from Peter Crawley, 1999. Stamp of Utah State Historical Society appears on title page.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Peter Crawley; 1999.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Existence and Location of Originals
Original in William Robertson Coe Collection of Western Americana, Yale University Library, New Haven, Connecticut.
- Register of James Madison Monroe journal
- Rose Frank
- 14 February 2011
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.