B. Asael Johnson notes

B. Asael Johnson notes

Dates: 1901

Handwritten notes probably kept sometime around 1901. The collection includes a handwritten copy of "A Rarotongan Vobaculary with English Renderings" by M. W. Davis parts one, two, and three in two notebooks, two notebooks on the Rarotongan vocabulary, and a missionary handbook giving standard Mormon Church ordinances in English and Rarotongan. The materials were created to aid Mormon missionary work in Rarotonga.

  • Extent: 5 v.
  • Creator: Johnson, B. Asael
  • Call Number: MSS 130
  • 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 Notes 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 130; Notes; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 130, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History--Sources; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon missionaries--Cook Islands--Rarotonga--History--Sources; Mormons--Cook Islands--Rarotonga--History--Sources; Rarotonga (Cook Islands)--History--Sources; Rarotongan language
Genre / Form
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).
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Finding Aid Title
Johnson (B. Asael) notes
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-11-21T11:01-0700
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Mormon missionary serving in Rarotonga.

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