Oscar K. Hansen diaries

Oscar K. Hansen diaries

Dates: 1898-1900

Handwritten diaries. Hansen served as a missionary for the Mormon Church in Wisconsin and in neighboring states. Hansen records his experiences in what are often lengthy and detailed accounts. He recounts conversations and the various aspects of his activities.

  • Extent: 2 v. (0.10 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hansen, Oscar K. (Oscar Keilgaard), 1874-1930
  • Call Number: MSS 169
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • 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 169; Diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 169, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Hansen, Oscar K. (Oscar Keilgaard), 1874-1930--Diaries; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--Wisconsin--History--Sources; Mormon missionaries--Wisconsin--History--Sources; Mormons--Wisconsin--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Diaries; Electronic books
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Hansen (Oscar K.) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-01-31T13:44-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical note

Missionary for the Mormon Church.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts