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Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Hawaii -- Diaries

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:

Mary Ann King and William King diaries

Identifier: MSS 2315
Scope and Contents

Contains two diaries, one kept by Mary Ann King, dated 1887-1888, and the other by her husband William King, dated 1880-1882. Mary Ann's diary covers the time period during which she accompanied William on his mission to the Sandwich Islands for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. William King's diary discusses his ranching, camping, and traveling activities.

Dates: 1880-1888

Mary Ann King diary, 1887-1888

 Item — Folder 2: [Barcode: 31197230333350]
Identifier: MSS 2315 Item 2
Scope and Contents

Diary of Mary Ann King, dated May 16, 1887, to September 16, 1888. Written during the mission she served with her husband to the Sandwich Islands for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Dates: 1887-1888

Jane Elizabeth Hyde Molen diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230318351]
Identifier: MSS SC 1961
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a handwritten diary (32 leaves). Molen tells about her departure from Utah and the journey to Hawaii. She also gives accounts of her activities while serving with her husband as a missionary in Hawaii.

Dates: 1876-1877

The Mormon Hawaiian missionary journals of Francis Asbury Hammond, 1852-1857, 1864-1865 / transcript by John J Hammond

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3293
Scope and Contents Collection contains nine spiral bound typescript volumes or Francis Asbury Hammond's Mormon missionary journals. The journals chronicle his first and second missions to the Sandwich (Hawaiian) Islands from 1852-57 and 1864-65. Typescripts were prepared in 2005 by John J Hammond of Kent State University. The journals are divided into nine volumes: Volume I: February 5, 1852- April 13, 1853. Volume II: April 14, 1853- October 26, 1853. Volume III: October 27, 1853- April 11, 1854; Volume IV:...
Dates: 2005

Orson K. Whitney journal

 Digital Record
Identifier: VMSS76_S2_SS3_SSS2_B6_F34

Orson K. Whitney journal, 1854-1855

 Item — Box 6: Series 2 [Barcode: 31197233283990], Folder: 34
Identifier: Vault MSS 76 Series 2 Sub-Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Missionary journal written by Whitney, giving a lengthy description of his journey from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles and an account of his life and activities in the Hawaiian Islands. Entries date from between May 6, 1854 and March 25, 1855.

Dates: 1854-1855

Ward E. Pack papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197231563963]
Identifier: MSS 449
Abstract Collection includes a handwritten autobiography and diary written by Ward E. Pack between 1854 and 1876. His accounts include family histories, descriptions of his trek to Utah, his activities in Summit County, Utah, and his experiences on missions for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii and the Eastern States. Journals also include genealogical information written by his daughter. Also included are letters from John Pack, Ward's father, telling about the migration to...
Dates: 1847-1935

Henry P. Richards mission journal

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197239115519]
Identifier: MSS 9523
Scope and Contents

Unpublished typed edition of the mission journal for Henry P. Richards' second mission to Hawaii from 1877 to 1879. Titled "The Extraordinary Life of a Traveling Elder" and compiled by Riley Moore Moffat in 2019. Includes an introduction and preface providing historical details about Richards, his journals, and his first mission to Hawaii from 1854 to 1857. Also includes some images, maps, and glossary of Hawaiian terms used in the journal.

Dates: 1877-1879; Publication: 2019

Sidney Coray mission journal, 1880-1881

 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232515095], Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6037
Scope and Contents note Discussion of his mission call, his preparation for his mission, his trip on the "Iron Horse" to California, his departure from San Francisco, and his sea voyage to Hawaii. In Hawaii he documents his language studies, his preaching activities, his travels and activities, his friendships with the Hawaiian people, his interactions with members of the LDS faith, his worth with the sick, observations regarding the sugar cane and rice industries, and descriptions of local culture. Elder Coray...
Dates: Other: 1880-1881

Sidney Coray mission journal, 1881-1883

 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232515095], Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 6037
Scope and Contents note

Elder Coray continues his description of his mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to the Hawaiian Islands, including descriptions of Hawaiian geography, proselytizing activities, interactions with members of the Church and with the Hawaiian people, and related mission activities.

Dates: Other: 1881-1883