Joseph Y. Card diaries

Joseph Y. Card diaries

Dates: 1900-1956

Handwritten diaries. Card lived in Logan and Salt Lake City, Utah and in Cardston, Alberta. He farmed and ran an insurance business. He held many positions in the Mormon Church including mission president of the Western Canadian Mission in Edmonton.

  • Extent: 4 boxes (2 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956
  • Call Number: MSS 1522
  • 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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Initial citation: MSS 1522; Joseph Y. Card diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1522, LTPSC.
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Subject Terms
Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956--Diaries; Business insurance--Alberta--Cardston--History--Sources; Cardston (Alta.)--History--Sources; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Logan (Utah)--History; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--Canada, Western; Mormon missionaries--History--Sources; Mormons--Alberta--Cardston--History--Sources; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History--Sources
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Card (Joseph Y.) diaries
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Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:27-0600
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Biographical History

Farmer, businessman, and active in civic and Mormon Church affairs.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts