XVII, personal journal / James E. Talmage

XVII, personal journal / James E. Talmage

Dates: 1914

Typewritten journal includes nearly daily entries from January 1 to December 31, 1914. Begins and ends with Talmage in Salt Lake City, Utah. Most entries are of meetings, lectures, funerals, and other duties pertaining to his calling as an Apostle, particularly attending stake conferences, and his position as director of Deseret Museum. Mentions ordinations and setting apart of bishops, missionaries, and others in priesthood callings. Includes newspaper clippings and programs related to Talmage. Mentions beginning of the Great World War (World War I) in September, and includes other reports on its progress. Also mentions beginning his work on "Jesus the Christ" in a special room in the Salt Lake Temple on September 14. Dated January-December 1914.

  • Extent: 110 p. ; 17 x 26 cm
  • Call Number: MSS 229 Series 1 box 5 folder 1
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Talmage's original journals are condition restricted. Use microfilm or typescript copies.
Languages and Scripts
English
Alternative Format
Microfilm copy of journal is on Reel 4. Photocopy of journal is in Box 30, Folder 3.
Conditions of Use
The literary rights to the Talmage collection rest with the Harold B. Lee Library and the Talmage family. Permission to publish material from the James E. Talmage collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Note
Typescript, includes newspaper clippings.
Preferred Citation
XVII, personal journal / James E. Talmage; MSS 229; James E. Talmage papers; L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS229.xml
Genre / Form
Diaries; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS229
Finding Aid Title
Talmage (James E.) papers
Finding Aid Author
Timothy Wood Slover
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-03-16 14:26:23 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Sponsor
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008


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