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Bahamas History Project sound recordings

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 7608
Content Description

Contains 55 audiocassettes and 14 compact discs with preservation copies of each disc accompanying containing oral histories or interviews of Mormons in the Bahamas. The materials document the early growth and development of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the region. The tapes date 1999-2007, with the bulk of the recordings from 1999.

Dates: 1999-2007; Majority of material found in 1999; before 2015 June

Earl S. Duerden collection of family history materials

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 9167
Scope and Contents Contains journals and materials regarding the missionary service of Delbert Stevenson Walker, who focuses on church organization and spiritual experiences in addition to cultural observations. Included microfilm contains research and correspondence by Richard H. Bullock regarding various Mormon pioneers. Also contains family correspondence, dating between 1886 and 1908, and a CD with additional materials about other family members' missionary service for the Church of Jesus Christ of...
Dates: 1886-2008

Edmund Lovell Ellsworth papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8686
Scope and Contents

Contains a flash drive with a digital copy of Ellsworth's journal giving an account of his service in England, a journal kept while in prison in Yuma, Arizona, for polygamy, and a brief autobiography. Also includes a digital copy of a short journal and life sketches recorded by Ellsworth's wife, Mary Ann Jones; various manuscripts, photographs and family portraits; a family bible; and Ellsworth Family Organization information. Materials date from 1856 to 1925.

Dates: 1856-1925

William Erastus Gee missionary papers

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8866
Dates: 1898-1900

Andrew Burt Horsley oral history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 9360
Scope and Contents Contains audio recording on compact disc and transcription for Andrew Burt Horsley's oral history given during a family home evening originally recorded on audiocasette tape in October 1996. The transcripion was performed by Andrew Sannar. The account covers Horsley's mission experiences in Germany, especially focused on the events leading up to his and his companion's escape from Germany when the missionaries withdrew from the country. He recounts some of the persecution they experienced....
Dates: 1996 October; 2018 August

Mission to Tonga : April 1957-November 1958 / Armand L. Glick

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7564
Scope and Contents

The collection is an account of the mission served by Armand L. Glick in Tonga between April 1956 and November 1958. It contains information on the missionary work in the Tongan mission, Glick's experiences there, and various cultural aspects of the Tongan people. Also included in the folder is a CD containing a digital copy of the printed document.

Dates: 2007

Robert H. Skelton, Jr. missionary journal

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8865
Content Description

Digital copy on CD of missionary journal of Skelton while serving in Kentucky and Tennessee from 1887-1890. This is the second volume of Skelton's journal, and begins in March 1888. Files in PDF format.

Dates: 1888-1890