Francis Asbury Hammond papers

Francis Asbury Hammond papers

Dates: 1851-1901

Diaries, correspondence, autograph books, and miscellaneous items. Hammond lived a number of places including Hawaii; San Francisco, California; and Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Bluff, Utah. He served missions to the Hawaiian Islands and the eastern United States, as a bishop in Huntsville, Utah, and as president of the San Juan Stake, all for the Mormon Church.

  • Extent: 7 boxes (3.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hammond, Francis Asbury, 1822-1900
  • Call Number: MSS 18
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 18; Francis Asbury Hammond papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 18, LTPSC.
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Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. San Juan Stake (Utah); Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Bishops--Biography; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Utah--History--Sources; Hammond family; Hammond, Francis Asbury, 1822-1900; Hammond, Mary Jane Dilworth, 1831-1877; Hammond, Mary Jane Dilworth, 1831-1877--Diaries; Bluff (Utah)--History--Sources; Religion; Hawaii--History--Sources; Material Types; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--East (U.S.)--History--Sources; Mormon Church--Missions--Hawaii--History--Sources; Mormon missionaries--History--Sources; Ogden (Utah)--History--Sources; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History--Sources
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Electronic books; Letters
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).
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Hammond (Francis Asbury) papers
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Finding aid prepared by Jennifer Kim
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Biographical/Historical note

Shoe and saddle maker and Mormon Church leader who served as a missionary, bishop, and stake president for that religion.

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