Thales Hastings Haskell diary

Thales Hastings Haskell diary

Dates: 1859-1860

Photocopies of a handwritten diary written in the "Deseret Alphabet." Also included are excerpts from the journal written in the conventional English script. Haskell writes about his missionary work among the Indians primarily in Arizona.

  • Extent: 3 items (25 p.)
  • Creator: Haskell, Thales Hastings, 1834-1909
  • Call Number: MSS 115
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Diary 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 115; Thales Hastings Haskell diary; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 115, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions--Arizona--History; Haskell, Thales Hastings, 1834-1909--Diaries; Religion; Deseret alphabet--History--Sources; Hopi Indians--History; Indians of North America--History; Mormon missionaries--Arizona--History--Sources; Mormons--Arizona--History
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Haskell (Thales Hastings) diary
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-23T04:21-0700
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Biographical/Historical note

Mormon pioneer, scout, explorer, and missionary to the Indians.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts