Roy P. Frost diaries and account book

Roy P. Frost diaries and account book

Dates: 1901-1903

Two handwritten diaries and one account book. Frost writes about some of his experiences as a missionary in Germany primarily in the Munich area. Many entries are lengthy and detailed.

  • Extent: 3 volumes (ca. 400 p.) (0.09 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Frost, Roy P. (Roy Palmer), 1880-1951
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2106
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Roy P. Frost diaries and account book 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 2106; Roy P. Frost diaries and account book; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2106, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Brent Ashworth in 1983. Part of the Bette B. Ashworth memorial collection.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Brent Ashworth; 1983.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon missionaries--Germany; Mormon Church--Missions--History--Germany; Mormons--Germany--History; Frost, Roy P. (Roy Palmer), 1880-1951
Genre / Form
Diaries
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC2106
Finding Aid Title
Frost (Roy P.) diaries and account book
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-01-13 20:25:01 -0700.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Roy P. Frost (1880-1951) was a Mormon missionary in Germany.

Roy Palmer Frost was born on September 18, 1880 in Salt Lake City, Utah to parents Edwin and Eliza Edwards Palmer Frost. He served a mission to Germany, specifically the Munich area from 1901-1903. He marred Auline Garn on September 22, 1915. Frost passed away on June 17, 1951 in Sacramento, California. He is buried in Salt Lake City, Utah.



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