Autobiography and notebook

Autobiography and notebook

Dates: 1885-1937

One handwritten autobiography, one notebook, and photocopies of both documents. The notebook contains information on the theory and practice of geology. In his autobiography, Dunford describes his conversion to the Mormon faith in Great Britain.

  • Extent: 4 v. (460 p.)
  • Creator: Dunford, Oliver Cowdery
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1773
  • 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 Autobiography and notebook 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 1773; Autobiographies and notebook; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1773, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Geology; Missions--Great Britain--History; Mormons--Great Britain--History--Sources; Science; Science, Technology, and Health
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Notebooks
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).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1773
Finding Aid Title
Autobiography and notebook
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:59-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Student at the University of Deseret.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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