John Dudman diary

John Dudman diary

Dates: 1855

Handwritten diary kept from 29 July to 21 Aug. 1855. Dudman writes about his daily activities and about how the women were treated and abused in England. Also included are four accounts of Dudman's drowning while swimming in the Lynher River.

  • Extent: 1 v. (52 p.)(0.07 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Dudman, John, 1835-1855
  • Call Number: MSS 148
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 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 148; Diary; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 148, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Dudman, John, 1835-1855--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--Great Britain--History--Sources; Mormon missionaries--Great Britain; Mormons--Great Britain--History--Sources; Women--Great Britain--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Dudman (John) diary
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-12-27T09:51-0700
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical note

Mormon missionary in Great Britain.

comments powered by Disqus

Site Navigation

Search this Collection

Collection Arrangement

Yellow highlight indicates current location in collection description

Print View

Help with this Collection

Ask us a Question

Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts