James Hamilton Gardner diaries

James Hamilton Gardner diaries

Dates: 1880-1884

Photocopies of a handwritten diary. Gardner talks about his temporal and spiritual experiences while serving as a missionary in Hawaii.

  • Extent: 4 v. (800 leaves)
  • Creator: Gardner, James Hamilton, 1859-1952
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1733
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from James Hamilton Gardner 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 1733; James Hamilton Gardner diaries; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1733, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated; LDS Historical Department; 1980.
Acquisition Information
Donated by LDS Historical Department in 1980.
Subject Terms
Gardner, James Hamilton, 1859-1952; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormons--Hawaii--History--Sources; Mormons--Missionary experiences--Hawaii
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Gardner (James Hamilton) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:58-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon missionary and bishop.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts