Heber Kimball Maxham papers

Heber Kimball Maxham papers

Dates: approximately 1908-1910

The Heber Kimball Maxham papers includes four photos of Heber Kimball Maxham and his family, typewritten records of the history of the Maxham family (along with genealogy records), and two volumes of Maxham's missionary experiences from 1908 to 1910. He includes stories about church meetings, blessings, illnesses, hardships, and conversions that he experienced while in the mission field in Alabama.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.2 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Maxham, Heber Kimball, 1848-1927
  • Call Number: MSS 7652
  • 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
Maintained in original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Heber Kimball Maxham papers 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 7652; Heber Kimball Maxham papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 7652, LTPSC
Custodial History
Donated by Carolanne Maxham Redfern, a descendant of Heber Kimball, in 2010.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Carolanne Maxham Redfern; 2010.
Subject Terms
Maxham family; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Images; Material Types; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon missionaries--Diaries; Mormon missionaries--Southern States--Diaries
Genre / Form
Diaries; Photographs
Processing Information
Processed; Devon Zimmerman, student manuscript processor, and David Whittaker, curator; 2010.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts. Collection contains information about church growth in Alabama and missionary experiences there.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Maxham (Heber Kimball) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Devon Zimmerman
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-08-05T10:35-0600
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Biographical History

Heber Kimball Maxham was a missionary that served in Alabama in 1909.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts