Joseph W. Booth diaries

Joseph W. Booth diaries

Dates: 1885-1928

Contains holograph diaries written by Booth, dated from between 1885 and 1928. Includes descriptions of his life in Utah, his missionary work in Turkey, and his travels. Also includes some poetry and mission records.

  • Extent: 11 folders
  • Creator: Booth, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilford), 1866-1928
  • Call Number: MSS 155 Series 1
  • 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: Condition restricted. Patrons should use transcripts.
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 Joseph W. Booth diaries and poems must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Joseph W. Booth diaries; MSS 155; Joseph W. Booth diaries and poems; 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/
Other Finding Aids
Item-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS155.xml
Subject Terms
Mormons--Utah--Diaries; Mormon missionaries--Turkey--Diaries; Booth, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilford), 1866-1928--Diaries
Genre / Form
Diaries; Poetry
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS155
Finding Aid Title
Booth (Joseph W.) diaries and poems
Finding Aid Author
Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-09-16 20:00:06 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Joseph W. Booth (1866-1928) was a rResident of Alpine, Utah who served as president of the Turkish Mission from 1904 to 1909 and from 1921 to 1924 and as president of the Armenian Mission from 1924 to 1928 for the Mormon Church.



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