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Oswald Christensen journals

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 531

Scope and Contents

Holograph journals which include an autobiographical sketch and describe work with the Oneida Stake Academy and Ricks College, the Latter-day Saint Church and personal and family activities.


  • 1902-1958


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 Oswald Christensen journals must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Professor, Ricks College; Latter-day Saint Church stake patriarch; counselor, Latter-day Saint Church stake presidency.


5 folders (0.16 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Doanted by Harold Christensen in 1975.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Harold Christensen; 1975.


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 Oswald Christensen journals
In Progress
Geoff McLaughlin
2010 July 8
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