John T. Gerber correspondence

John T. Gerber correspondence

Dates: 1862

Handwritten correspondence. Most of the items are between Gerber and Louis von Buren and John Lyman Smith. Typescripts accompany many of the letters and some of the manuscripts are in German. Gerber and his correspondents write about Switzerland and the work of Mormon missionaries there.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Gerber, John T. (John Theophilus), 1837-1920. -- Smith, J. Lyman (John Lyman). -- Buren, Louis von
  • Call Number: MSS 138
  • 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 John T. Gerber correspondence 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 138; John T. Gerber correspondence; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 138, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon missionaries--Switzerland--History; Mormons--Switzerland--History; Switzerland--History--19th century; Mormon Church--Missions--Switzerland--History; Gerber, John T. (John Theophilus), 1837-1920; Smith, J. Lyman (John Lyman); Buren, Louis von
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Gerber (John T.) correspondence
Finding Aid Author
Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-01-14 17:39:16 -0700.
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Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

John T. Gerber was a Mormon missionary in Switzerland from Granger, Utah.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts