Eugene M. Cannon diaries

Eugene M. Cannon diaries

Dates: 1893-1940

Handwritten diaries in ink and pencil. Cannon writes about his first mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Tahiti starting in 1893 and about his activities in Salt Lake City, Utah. Also included are notes on the Tahitian language.

  • Extent: 8 v.
  • Creator: Cannon, Eugene M., 1871-1958
  • Call Number: MSS 1002
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Diaries must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1002; Diaries; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1002, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Cannon, Eugene M., 1871-1958--Diaries; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--French Polynesia--Society Islands--History--Sources; Mormons--French Polynesia--Tahiti (Island)--History--Sources; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History--Sources; Tahiti (French Polynesia : Island)--History--Sources; Tahitian language--History
Genre / Form
Diaries; Electronic books
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1002
Finding Aid Title
Cannon (Eugene M.) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-09-14T10:32-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.



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