George Shepherd Taylor diaries

George Shepherd Taylor diaries

Dates: 1920-1924

Handwritten diaries in ten volumes with a book of missionary expenses. Also included are a printed copy of the New Testament in the Maori language and a printed "ready reference" book of scriptures often used by Mormon missionaries in both English and Maori. Taylor writes about his daily activities in leading the mission.

  • Extent: 13 v. (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Taylor, George Shepherd, 1860-1924
  • Call Number: MSS 167
  • 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.
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 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 167; Diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 167, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions--New Zealand--History--Sources; Taylor, George Shepherd, 1860-1924--Diaries; Religion; Maori language; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon missionaries--New Zealand--History--Sources; Mormons--New Zealand--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Diaries; Electronic books
Title
Bible. New Testament--Versions, Maori
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS167
Finding Aid Title
Taylor (George Shepherd) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:25-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

President of the New Zealand Mission for the Mormon Church.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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