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Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- New Zealand -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Bernard N. Christensen diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230332303]
Identifier: MSS SC 3269

Asael Henry Fisher autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230311695]
Identifier: MSS SC 1457
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of two typescripts of an autobiography by Asael Henry Fisher. Fisher talks about his early years in Utah, his education, his mission experiences, his marriage, and his travels.

Dates: 1970

Flora Davis Fisher autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230311679]
Identifier: MSS SC 1459
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of typescript of an autobiography by Flora Davis Fisher. Fisher talks about her early years in Utah, her education, her marriage, her children, her mission to New Zealand, and her paintings.

Dates: 1970

Francis W. Kirkham diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 772
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries. Kirkham describes his early life before starting his diaries in 1893. In the first volume, Kirkham writes about his education. The volumes numbered 2 through 13 were kept when he was serving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in New Zealand. These items contain accounts of his daily activities and extensive comments on the customs of the Maori people of New Zealand. The fourteenth volume tells about the completion of Kirkham's schooling and...
Dates: 1893-1902

Ernest A. Ottley diaries

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230326305]
Identifier: MSS SC 2761
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries. Ottley writes about his experiences as a missionary for the Mormon Church in New Zealand. He also makes observations on the Maori people.

Dates: 1919-1923

Sidney J. and Ernest A. Ottley scrapbooks

Identifier: MSS 3734
Scope and Contents

Contains five albums. The first three albums include photographs, postcards, booklets, and newspaper clippings, relating to Sidney James Ottley's mission to New Zealand from 1912-1914. The fourth album includes family photographs, announcements of weddings, deaths, and anniversaries, as well as greeting cards. The fifth album belongs to Ernest A. Ottley and covers his life in Millard County, Utah to his missionary service in New Zealand.

Dates: 1878-1983

Sidney J. Ottley scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230217876]
Identifier: MSS 1746
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook containing correspondence, poems, essays, magazine and newspaper clippings, and an autobiography. The correspondence is between Ottley and his stepmother, Isabella B. Erekson. They deal largely with Ottley's activities in New Zealand both as a missionary for the Church and as a teacher at the Maori Agricultural College in New Zealand. The poems and essays relate to Ottley's beliefs in the Mormon faith. The clippings deal largely with human values.

Dates: 1912-1978

Parley Pearson Walker diaries

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197233252540]
Identifier: MSS 1635
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary in bound volumes. Walker talks about his daily spiritual and temporal experiences as a Mormon missionary in New Zealand.

Dates: 1901-1903

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