John Childs Holt papers

John Childs Holt papers

Dates: 1895-1898

Handwritten diaries, appointment books and miscellaneous items. The materials document Holt's activities as a missionary for the Mormon Church. They include a typewritten copy of a priesthood blessing given to Holt by George Reynolds.

  • Extent: 2 folders (1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Holt, John Childs
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1680
  • 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.
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Conditions of Use
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.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1680; John Childs Holt papers; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1680, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Hyrum E. Holt in 1980.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Hyrum E. Holt; 1980.
Subject Terms
Holt, John Childs; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--Southern States--History; Mormon missionaries--Southern States; Mormons--Southern States--History
Genre / Form
Appointment books; Diaries
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
Holt (John Childs) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-04-27T04:09-0600
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Biographical History

Mormon missionary to the Southern States Mission and resident of Spanish Fork, Utah.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts