Mormons -- Wales -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230319847]
Identifier: MSS SC 2165
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a handwritten diary including some introductory notes by Frederick Cooke's granddaughter Alice Cooke Zabriskie in 1954. The diary covers the years 1838 to 1842. Frederick describes his conversion to the Mormon Church and his missionary experiences in Wales.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232489390]
Identifier: MSS 552
Scope and Contents Handwritten letters. Walters writes to relatives about various family matters. He tells of the deaths and illnesses of many persons. Walters may have been a member of the Mormon Church because he once said, "and I hope to meet you in Zion."
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230318468]
Identifier: MSS SC 1956
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten diary and a typescript. Lewis talks about his missionary experiences while serving a mission for the Mormon Church in Wales. He talks about his daily activities and emphasizes the spiritual dimension of his mission within the framework of Mormon theology.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230330661]
Identifier: MSS SC 3133
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten diary. Lewis wrote about his experience as a Mormon missionary in Wales. He told of his experiences while teaching, his hopes for the souls of Wales, his testimony of the truthfullness of the Mormon Church, his family members, his visits to his cousins, and the challenges of teaching. He visited Cardiff, Wales, where he was born, and he travelled to many other areas as well.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230318542]
Identifier: MSS SC 1986
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314681]
Identifier: MSS SC 1705
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232489978]
Identifier: MSS 612
Scope and Contents Typewritten copy of a diary from 1840-1842. Needham writes about his conversion, missionary activies in England and Wales, faith promoting experiences, persecutions, and also gives details of the organization of branches in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, including names and dates of baptisms and ordinations of the members. Also included is a five-page typescript of an autobiography written late in the nineteenth century when Needham lived in Logan, Utah.
Dates: approximately 1840-1890
Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 735
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230315548]
Identifier: MSS SC 1782
Scope and Contents One typewritten booklet. It contains a brief history of Ann Rogers Snow. She was born in Pembrokeshire, South Wales. She converted with her family to the Mormon faith and migrated to Utah. Gardner also emphasizes Snow's spiritual experiences.
File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 667
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography and diary with photocopies of the item. The account of Williams' early life was written from notes and from his memory in 1852. Williams, a native of Penally, Pembroke, South Wales, was converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the 1840s. He served on a mission in Wales for that faith from 1846 to 1852.