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Susan Arrington Madsen collection on the Galilee Branch

Susan Arrington Madsen collection on the Galilee Branch

Dates: 2008-2010

Collection of oral histories, interviews, correspondence, and photographs from the Galilee Israel Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Includes digital and printed copies of the materials in 22 folders. Sound recordings of the interviews are found in folder 22. Materials contain information on the creation and history of the Branch and the lives of the members. The histories were recorded between August 2008 and January 2010.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Madsen, Susan Arrington
  • Call Number: MSS 7736
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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
Oral histories are arranged alphabetically by last name.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Susan Arrington Madsen collection on the Galilee Branch 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 7736; Susan Arrington Madsen collection on the Galilee Branch; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 7736, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Susan Arrington Madsen in 2011.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Susan Arrington Madsen; 2011.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Galilee Branch; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Israel; Mormon women--Israel
Genre / Form
Interviews; Letters; Oral histories; Photographs
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Madsen (Susan Arrington) collection on the Galilee Branch
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T11:20-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Susan Arrington Madsen (born 1954) is a Mormon author and former service missionary in Tiberias, Israel.

Susan Arrington Madsen was born on August 25, 1954, in Logan, Utah, to Grace and Leonard Arrington. She studied journalism at Utah State University. Susan married Dean Madsen in 1975. They have four daughters. Susan has also published nine books on subjects related to Mormon history. She is a former adjunct faculty member at the Logan LDS institute, a formber member of the Cache County School Board, and served with her husband as a service couple in Tiberias, Israel.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts