Albert R. Lyman and Ezekiel Johnson recordings

Albert R. Lyman and Ezekiel Johnson recordings

Dates: 1954

Collection consists of a reel containing talks given by Albert R. Lyman and stories told by Ezekial Johnson. There is also a CD with the talks and stories recorded on it, and a typed transcript of them. The two talks given by Lyman deal with Mormon doctrine, including temples and Zion. The stories by Ezekiel Johnson detail his experience witnessing a little girl's resurrection, and his father's experience with the Prophet Joseph Smith and polygamy.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.2 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Johnson, Ezekiel, 1869-1957. -- Lyman, Albert R. (Albert Robison), 1880-1973
  • Call Number: MSS 7458
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Collection is maintained in its original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Albert R. Lyman and Ezekiel Johnson recordings 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 7458; Albert R. Lyman and Ezekiel Johnson recordings; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citation: MSS 7458; LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by David M. Whitchurch in 2000.
Acquisition Information
Donated; David M. Whitchurch; 2000.
Subject Terms
Mormon temples; Mormons--Folklore; Polygamy; Zion (Mormon Church)
Processing Information
Processed; Amie Spear, student manuscript processor, and David Whittaker, curator; 2010.
Appraisal Information
The Albert R. Lyman and Ezekiel Johnson recordings deal with the development of Mormonism. Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
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Finding Aid Title
Lyman (Albert R.) and Ezekiel Johnson recordings
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Amie Spear
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:12-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Albert R. Lyman (1880-1973) was a historian and settler of San Juan County, Utah.

Biographical History

Ezekiel Johnson was the son of Joel Hills Johnson. Ezekiel was born in Utah on April 16, 1869, and died on February 25, 1957.

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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts