Alma Johnson diaries

Alma Johnson diaries

Dates: 1883-1896

Handwritten diaries for the years 1883-1885 and 1894-1896. Johnson kept these records while serving as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Great Britain. Two of the volumes are about the first mission while four are about the second.

  • Extent: 6 folders (1.8 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Johnson, Alma, 1858-1956
  • Call Number: MSS 589
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Diaries 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 589; Alma Johnson diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 589, LTPSC.
Related Material
Microfilmed copies of the 1894-1896 mission are available in the repository (Film 920 reel 38).
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions--Great Britain; Johnson, Alma, 1858-1956--Diaries; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--Great Britain; Mormon missionaries--Great Britain; Mormons--Great Britain--History
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Johnson (Alma) diaries
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Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-04-06T04:15-0600
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Biographical History

LDS missionary in Great Britain.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts