Frederick Lewis diaries

Frederick Lewis diaries

Dates: 1884-1885

Photocopy of a handwritten diary and a typescript. Lewis talks about his missionary experiences while serving a mission for the Mormon Church in Wales. He talks about his daily activities and emphasizes the spiritual dimension of his mission within the framework of Mormon theology.

  • Extent: 2 items (200 leaves)(0.12 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Lewis, Frederick, 1844-1920
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1956
  • 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 Frederick Lewis 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 1956; Frederick Lewis diaries; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1956, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Dan Jones in 1982.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Dan Jones; 1982.
Subject Terms
Lewis, Frederick, 1844-1920; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--Wales--History; Mormons--Wales--History--Sources; Wales--Description and travel
Genre / Form
Diaries
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_MSSSC1956
Finding Aid Title
Lewis (Frederick) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:04-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Policeman and city marshal of Spanish Fork, Utah and Mormon missionary to Great Britain.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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