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Ole Anderson Jensen autobiographies and diaries

Ole Anderson Jensen autobiographies and diaries

Dates: approximately 1900

Photocopies of handwritten diaries. Jensen joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1859, served on a mission to Denmark, and immigrated to the United States in 1863. He was a polygamist who lived in Cache Valley, Utah, and in Star Valley, Wyoming. Also included is a biography of Alma L. Jensen by Annie Jensen Wickham.

  • Extent: 3 folders (0.03 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Jensen, Ole Anderson, 1838-1920. -- Wickham, Annie Jensen
  • Call Number: MSS 619
  • 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 Autobiographies and 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 619; Ole Anderson Jensen autobiographies and diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 619, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Jensen, Alma L.; Jensen, Ole Anderson, 1838-1920; Cache Valley (Utah and Idaho)--History; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--Denmark--History; Mormons--Denmark--History; Mormons--Star Valley (Wyo. and Idaho)--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Cache Valley--History--Sources; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Diaries
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS619
Finding Aid Title
Jensen (Ole Anderson) autobiographies and diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-12T04:18-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Danish convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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