James Keeler diaries
James Keeler diaries
Photocopy of handwritten diaries. Keeler writes about his activities while serving as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii from 1850 to 1855 and from 1876 to 1878. Keeler also writes about his life in Utah as a carpenter and farmer. Also included is a diary of Eliza Shelton Keeler, James' wife, which she kept from 1891 to 1902. The Keelers lived much of the time in Richfield, Utah.
- Extent: 7 items (0.3 linear ft.)
- Creator: Keeler, Eliza Shelton, 1840. -- Keeler, James, 1817-1907
- Call Number: MSS 834
- 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.
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- It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Diaries must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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- Initial citation: MSS 834; James Keeler diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 834, LTPSC.
- Subject Terms
- Keeler, Eliza Shelton, 1840-; Keeler, James, 1817-1907; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Hawaii--History--To 1893; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--Hawaii--History; Mormon women--Utah--Richfield--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Richfield--History--Sources; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History; Polygamy--Utah--Richfield--History--Sources; Richfield (Utah)--History
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- 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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- Keeler (James) diaries
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- Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
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- This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-09T04:18-0700
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- Biographical Info:
Mormon pioneer and missionary.
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