Stephen Henry Winter mission journals

Stephen Henry Winter mission journals

Dates: 1915-1919

The journals contain three volumes from Winter's first mission to Great Britain (at the beginning of which he also served briefly in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), while the miscellaneous items include photographs, certificates, and his patriarchal blessing.

  • Extent: 7 folders (0.56 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Winter, Stephen Henry, 1890-1983
  • Call Number: MSS 5877
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Originals condition restricted; photocopies provided for patron use.
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 Stephen Henry Winter mission journals must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Incomplete contents: Stephen H. Winter mission journals, 1915-1919 includes two series: (1) Journals, 1915-1918 and (2) Miscellaneous Items, 1879-1918.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 5877; Stephen Henry Winter mission journals; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 5877, LTPSC.
Custodial History
These items were donated to Special Collections in 1987.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Louise W. LaCount; 1987.
Related Material
These items are part of the 19th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Philadelphia (Pa.); Sheffield (England)
Genre / Form
Diaries; Photographs
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Henry (Stephen) Winter mission journals
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-16T04:16-0600
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Biographical History

Stephen Henry Winter was born 25 April 1890 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He served his first mission to Great Britain from 1915-1918, which was extended because of World War I. He married Gladys Robison on 4 September 1919 in Salt Lake. He served as a bishop in San Francisco, and later as San Francisco Stake president for seven years. In the 1960s, Winter and his wife served a two-year mission to Great Britain. Winter died on 4 April 1983.

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