Samuel Harrison Smith diary

Samuel Harrison Smith diary

Dates: 1831-1833

Photocopy of a typescript. Smith writes about his experiences as a missionary for the Mormon Church in the Eastern United States and records the establishment of the "School of the Prophets."

  • Extent: 1 v. (0.05 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Smith, Samuel Harrison, 1808-1844
  • Call Number: MSS 1151
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
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 1151; Samuel Harrison Smith diary; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1151, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Smith, Samuel Harrison, 1808-1844--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--East (U.S.)--History; Mormons--East (U.S.)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Diaries
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1151
Finding Aid Title
Smith (Samuel Harrison) diary
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-23T04:18-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical note

Mormon missionary, one of the "Eight Witnesses" to the Book of Mormon, and brother of the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith (1805-1844).



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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