Clarence Johansen missionary papers

Clarence Johansen missionary papers

Dates: 1927-1930

Papers include two journals reflecting his missionary service in Drammen, Sarvik, Sandefjord, Skien, Oslo, and Trondhjem, Norway. Also includes letters from Johansen to his family, photographs, and a scrapbook of newspaper clippings. Photographs are mostly of him and other missionaries. Some news clippings relate to The Church of Jesus Christ.

  • Extent: 1 oversize folder (0.3 linear ft.). -- 1 box (0.5 linear ft.). -- 1 microfilm reel (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Johansen, Clarence, 1909
  • Call Number: MSS 2064
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Microfilm is open without restriction. Access to original materials is required with permission from the Supervisor of Reference Services.
Languages and Scripts
One of the journals, a letter, and the news clippings, are written in Norwegian. Other 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 Missionary papers 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 2064; Missionary papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2064, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Clarence Johansen; 1996.
Other Finding Aids
Finding aid available in repository.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Drammen (Norway); Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon missionaries--Norway; Oslo (Norway); Sandefjord (Norway); Sarvik (Norway); Skien (Norway); Trondheim (Norway)
Genre / Form
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Diaries; Letters; Photographs; Scrapbooks
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).
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Finding Aid Title
Johansen (Clarence) missionary papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-05-03T15:09-0600
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Biographical History

Missionary in Norway for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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