Day by day with the Utah pioneers

Day by day with the Utah pioneers

Dates: 1897

Day by Day with the Utah Pioneers appeared in 110 installments in the newspaper from April 5 – July 24, 1897. This is one of the scrapbooks designed specifically to hold the articles. Some of the articles even show instructions about gluing the articles into the book. Each article has a drawing, usually of a prominent Church member. Each article is about pioneer events of the corresponding day of the year in 1847. There are articles published after July 24 called Early days in Salt Lake City. There is an index of pioneers in Brigham Young’s Company. 60 leaves.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941
  • Call Number: MSS 5855
  • 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 Day by Day with the Utah Pioneers 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 5855; Day by Day with the Utah Pioneers; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 5855, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Sterling Beesley in 1991.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Sterling Beesley; 1991.
Subject Terms
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Material Types; Mormon pioneers; Salt Lake City (Utah)--19th century; Scrapbooks
Processing Information
Processed; H. Christine Swindler; 13 August 2007.
Appraisal Information
LDS cultural, social, and religious history (Collection development policy for 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Day by day with the Utah pioneers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Karen Glenn and H. Christine Swindler, student processors and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-11-03T09:46-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biograohical History

Andrew Jenson was the assistant LDS Church Historian.

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