Duwayne Leroy Anderson missionary papers

Duwayne Leroy Anderson missionary papers

Dates: 1922-1925

Papers, 1922-1925, includes a mission journal, missionary meeting notes, "Swiss and German Mission of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints" LDS Church directory, and photograph and postcard albums. All these things were created in conjunction with his missionary service in Germany, 1922-1925.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Anderson, Duwayne LeRoy, 1902-1967
  • Call Number: MSS 6060
  • 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: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials in English and German.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Duwayne Leroy Anderson missionary papers 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 6060; Duwayne Leroy Anderson missionary papers; 19th Century Western and Mormon Americana; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6060, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; LaVerle Lynn Anderson Dean, daughter of Duwayne Leroy Anderson.
Subject Terms
Evangelistic work--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History; Germany--History--20th century; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon missionaries--Switzerland; Mormon missionaries--Germany; Anderson, Duwayne LeRoy, 1902-1967; Anderson, Duwayne LeRoy, 1902-1967--Archives; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Swiss and German Mission; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Germany--History--20th century
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS6060
Finding Aid Title
Anderson (Duwayne Leroy) missionary papers
Finding Aid Author
John M. Murphy
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-05-11 16:24:21 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Duwayne Leroy Anderson (1902-1967) served a Mormon mission to Germany. He later resided in Utah with his family.

Duwayne Leroy Anderson was born 19 January 1902 in Pleasant Grove, Utah, to Ole Anderson and Rasmine Nielsen Anderson. As a young man he worked in the fields and orchards of his home town and graduated from Pleasant Grove High School in 1920. The following year, 1921, he attended the Utah Agricultural College in Logan, Utah. In September 1922 he was called to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Chrsit of Latter-day Saints in Germany. Over the course of his LDS mission, Elder Anderson worked in Konigsberg, Elbing, Stettin, Memel, Selbongen, and Leipzig. He completed his mission in 1925, and the following year he married Fern Fagan in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple on September 19, 1926. From 1926 to 1935 the family resided in Pleasant Grove, Utah; Syracuse, Utah; and Lehi, Utah. Duwayne Anderson died 7 April 1967.



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