Claude Q. Cannon diary and an autograph book

Claude Q. Cannon diary and an autograph book

Dates: 1903-1906

Photocopies of a typescript of a diary and of handwritten entries in an autograph book. The materials were created while Cannon was serving as a missionary for the Mormon Church in Samoa. Cannon writes, often in great detail, about his daily activities and his impressions.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Cannon, Claude Q.
  • Call Number: MSS 2000
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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 Diary and an autograph book 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 2000; Diary and an autograph book; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2000, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; John G. Cannon; 1988.
Subject Terms
Cannon, Claude Q.--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--Samoan Islands--History--Sources; Mormons--Samoan Islands--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Diaries
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS2000
Finding Aid Title
Cannon (Claude Q.) diary and an autograph book
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-04-18T13:40-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon missionary in Samoa.



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