David Candland diary and pamphlets

David Candland diary and pamphlets

Dates: 1841-1902

Diary, pamphlets, and typescript of the diary. Candlan's journal covers the years from 1841 to 1902 with a major gap from 1861 to 1902 in which years he lived in Mount Pleasant, Utah. The item tells about Candland's missions, his family, and of his other activities. The pamphlets are in defense of the Mormon Church.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Candland, David, 1819-1902
  • Call Number: MSS 1627
  • 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: 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 Diary and pamphlets 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 1627; David Candland diary and pamphlets; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1627, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Harry C. Candland in 1990.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1627.xml
Subject Terms
Candland, David, 1819-1902; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Doctrines--History; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions--East (U.S.)--History; Diaries; Material Types; Mormon missionaries--England--History; Mormons--Utah--Mount Pleasant--History--Sources
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Candland (David) diary and pamphlets
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Finding aid prepared by Jennifer Kim
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-11-24T04:10-0700
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Biographical/Historical note

Mormon missionary, Utah territorial legislator, pamphleteer, teacher, clerk, and restaurant owner.

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