Frederick Cooke diary

Frederick Cooke diary

Dates: 1838-1954

Photocopies of a handwritten diary including some introductory notes by Frederick Cooke's granddaughter Alice Cooke Zabriskie in 1954. The diary covers the years 1838 to 1842. Frederick describes his conversion to the Mormon Church and his missionary experiences in Wales.

  • Extent: 1 v. (ca. 50 leaves)
  • Creator: Cooke, Frederick, 1812-1891
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2165
  • 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 Cooke 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 2165; Frederick Cooke diary; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2165, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Mona Hall in 1984.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Mona Hall; 1984.
Subject Terms
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--Great Britain--History--Sources; Mormons--Missionary experiences--Wales--History; Mormons--Wales--History--Sources
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_MSSSC2165
Finding Aid Title
Cooke (Frederick) diary
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:28-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Convert to and missionary of the Mormon Church in Great Britain.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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