Joseph Frederic Featherstone diary

Joseph Frederic Featherstone diary

Dates: 1902-1982

Photocopies of a handwritten diary. Featherstone was called on a mission for the Mormon Church to Japan and was accompanied by his wife, Anna Marie Snow Featherstone. The diary was kept from 26 June 1902 to 14 Nov. 1903 and records the Featherstone's daily activities in Japan. Also included is a typescript of the funeral oration for Anna Featherstone by her daughter, Marie Featherstone Hill.

  • Extent: 2 items (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Featherstone, Joseph Frederick, 1881-1955. -- Hill, Marie Featherstone
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2062
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 Joseph Frederic Featherstone diary 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 2062; Joseph Frederic Featherstone diary; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2062, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Dean R. Featherstone in 1983.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Dean R. Featherstone; 1983.
Subject Terms
Featherstone, Joseph Frederick, 1881-1955--Diaries; Featherstone, Marie, 1883-1982; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Japan--History; Mormon Church--Missions--Japan--History; Mormons--Japan--History--Sources; Mormons--Missionary experiences--Japan
Genre / Form
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).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Featherstone (Joseph Frederic) diary
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:27-0600
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Biographical Note

Mormon missionary in Japan.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts