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Missions and Missionaries

Subject Source: Cclanarrow

Found in 1167 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Woodland journals

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197225538070]
Identifier: MSS 3217
Scope and Contents

Photocopy, typescript, and electronic CD of the journal of Daniel P. Woodland, April 1908-February 1909, written while he served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Japan.

Dates: 1908-1909

John D. Woodward missionary journals

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230355742]
Identifier: MSS 7476

Contains the two missionary journals of John D. Woodward that document his mission to West Germany from 1954 to 1957.

Dates: 1954-1957

Homer Woolf diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1775
Scope and Contents

Two handwritten diaries by Homer Woolf, one typewritten biography of his wife Loila Woolf by Annie B. W. Rasmussen, and one typewritten autobiography by Eva Elmina Penrod Sabin. Homer Woolf talks about his temporal and spiritual experiences while serving in Virginia.

Dates: 1887-1889

Samuel E. Woolley statements on plural marriage

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230241157]
Identifier: MSS SC 440
Scope and Contents

Typescript of statements by early Latter-day Saint Church leaders on plural marriage with a handwritten explanation of origin of collection.

Dates: 1912

Barry Wride journal and autobiography

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 204
Scope and Contents

Holograph diary covering April, 1867 to July, 1868 while on a Latter-day Saint Church mission to Wales; retrospective account of his life 1833-1867, 1868-1901 was written in 1901. Entries continue to 1903. Also includes an 8 p. entry by George Thomas Wride, 1 p. entry by Barry Wride's grandchild, a transcript of Wride's patriarchal blessing and a family genealogical record.

Dates: 1867-1903

Alexander Wright mission journal

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5863
Scope and Contents

Journal by Wright, March 1839 to January 1843, records his journey from Nauvoo, Illinois to the East Coast, his missionary efforts there and then his missionary labors in Scotland. He was one of the first missionaries to the country. It includes an account of his return on the Ship Sydney, and his activities in Altoona, Pennsylvania. His genealogy, financial accounts and some miscellaneous notations are included, including some work he performed on the Nauvoo Temple.

Dates: 1839-1843

Alexander Walter Wright diaries

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232481553]
Identifier: MSS 1592
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries written by Alexander Wright and his wife, Emma Elizabeth Reeve Wright. These journals were kept while the couple was on a Mormon mission in New Zealand. Two of the diaries were kept by Alexander and three were kept by Emma.

Dates: 1902-1904

William Henry Wright diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230347921]
Identifier: MSS 1347
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten diary. Wright writes about his activities as a missionary for the Mormon Church serving in Wisconsin and England. The original is in possession of James W. Petty in Ogden, Utah.

Dates: 1882-1883

Jean Wunderlich oral history

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230319821]
Identifier: MSS SC 2121
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy, with handwritten corrections, of an oral history. Wunderlich outlines his life, his career, and his church service.

Dates: 1980

Yesharah Society ephemera, 1959-1962

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 730 Series 8
Scope and Contents

Contains three copies of “The Prophecy”; directions and a hand-drawn map to someone’s house; two poems written by Minnie I. Hodapp titled “Joseph Smith” and “Book of Gold”; program for the Nelke Reading Club; small pamphlet with recipes and quotes. Dated 1959-1962.

Dates: 1959-1962