Jens Hansen diary

Jens Hansen diary

Dates: 1886

Jens Hansen Diary, 1886. 50 photocopied pages. Topics include religion, relationships, school, health, measurements of moulding and flooring, address of Dr. L Beng[ ] from Salt Lake City. The words on the photocopy are hard to decipher in places.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hansen, Jens, 1837-1917
  • Call Number: MSS 3876
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Jens Hansen diary 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 3876; Jens Hansen diary; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3876, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Noriene C. Boyce in 1992.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Noriene C. Boyce; 1992.
Subject Terms
Mormon Tabernacle Choir; Diaries; Material Types
Processing Information
Processed; H. Christine Broomhead; 23 April 2007.
Appraisal Information
LDS cultural, social, and religious history (Collection development policy for 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Hansen (Jens) diary
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Karen Glenn and H. Christine Broomhead, student processors and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-07T15:36-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Jens Hansen was born 15 March 1837 in Gjerslev, Holbaek, Denmark. He married Bertha Jorgenson 24 March 1862 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He died 10 September 1917 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts