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Daniel Edward Williams diary and autobiography

Daniel Edward Williams diary and autobiography

Dates: 1852

Handwritten autobiography and diary with photocopies of the item. The account of Williams' early life was written from notes and from his memory in 1852. Williams, a native of Penally, Pembroke, South Wales, was converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the 1840s. He served on a mission in Wales for that faith from 1846 to 1852.

  • Extent: 3 folders (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Williams, Daniel Edward, 1802-1882
  • Call Number: MSS 667
  • 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 Daniel Edward Williams diary and autobiography 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 667; Daniel Edward Williams diary and autobiography; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 667, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Bernice M. Gray; 1989.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Wales--History--19th century; Mormon Church--Missions--Wales--History; Mormons--Wales--History; Diaries; Williams, Daniel Edward, 1802-1882; Williams, Daniel Edward, 1802-1882--Diaries; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions--Wales--History
Genre / Form
Electronic books; Autobiographies; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS667
Finding Aid Title
Williams (Daniel Edward) diary and autobiography
Finding Aid Author
Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-07-12 10:04:22 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Daniel Edward Williams (1801 or 1802-1882) was a Mormon missionary in Wales.



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