John Watts Berrett diary

John Watts Berrett diary

Dates: 1856-1863

Photocopy of a handwritten diary. The original journals are in four volumes and are located in the LDS Church Library-Archives in Salt Lake City, Utah. Berrett was a convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England who served on a mission for that faith in his native country. Berrett writes about his daily activities as a Mormon and as a missionary in England.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Berrett, John Watts, 1831-1889
  • Call Number: MSS 611
  • 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
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from 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 611; John Watts Berrett diary; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 611, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Berrett, John Watts, 1831-1889--Diaries; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Material Types; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--England--History; Mormon missionaries--England; Mormons--England--History
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS611
Finding Aid Title
Berrett (John Watts) diary
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-04-06T04:15-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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