Moses Thatcher diaries

Moses Thatcher diaries

Dates: 1866-1881

Photocopies of handwritten diaries. The materials cover the years 1866 to 1868, 1878 to 1881, and 1883 to 1884. Thatcher writes about his missionary activities in Mexico and to the Shoshoni and Crow Indians.

  • Extent: 8 folders (0.4 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909
  • Call Number: MSS 731
  • 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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Location of Originals
The original items are located under the number Vault MSS 248.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Moses Thatcher 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 731; Moses Thatcher diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 731, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormons--Utah--Logan--History; Shoshoni Indians--History; Mormons--Mexico--History; Mormon Church--Missions--Mexico--History; Crow Indians--History--Sources; Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Apostles--History; Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909--Diaries
Genre / Form
Diaries; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Thatcher (Moses) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-01-14 23:34:44 -0700.
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Biographical History

Moses Thatcher (1842-1909) was an aApostle in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who lived in Logan, Utah.

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