Henry Aldous Dixon diaries

Henry Aldous Dixon diaries

Dates: 1860-1880

Handwritten diaries. Dixon writes about his missionary activities in for the Mormon experience in England and South Africa. Dixon also tells about his work in the general tithing office of the Mormon Church in Salt Lake City, Utah, and his work for the Provo Woolen Mills in Provo, Utah.

  • Extent: 10 v.
  • Creator: Dixon, Henry Aldous, 1835-1884
  • Call Number: MSS 1823
  • 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 1823; Diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1823, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Dixon, Henry Aldous, 1835-1884--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--England--History--Sources; Mormon Church--Missions--South Africa; Mormons--Utah--Provo--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Salt Lake City--History--Sources; Provo (Utah)--History--Sources; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History--Sources; Tithes--Mormon Church--History--Sources; Woolen goods industry--Utah--Provo--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Diaries
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
UPB_MSS1823
Finding Aid Title
Dixon (Henry Aldous) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-02-27T15:11-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon pioneer and missionary.



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