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: 83 items (4 boxes)
  • Creator: Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956
  • Call Number: MSS 1552
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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 Diaries 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 1552; Diaries; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1552, LTPSC.
Other Finding Aids
Finding aid available in repository.
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--Sources; Material Types; 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
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
Card (Joseph Y.) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-12-29T10:19-0700
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Biographical History

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

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts