Joel H. Johnson autobiography

Joel H. Johnson autobiography

Dates: approximately 1880

Typewitten autobiography. Johnson was born at Grafton, Massachusetts, and converted to the Mormon Church. He lived with the Mormons in Ohio, Illinois, and Utah. He helped organize "Zion's Camp" and settled in serveral places in Utah.

  • Extent: 1 item (5 p.)(0.02 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Johnson, Joel H. (Joel Hills), 1802-1882
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2634
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Joel H. Johnson autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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Initial citation: MSS SC 2634; Joel H. Johnson autobiography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2634, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Johnson, Joel H. (Joel Hills), 1802-1882; Zion's Camp (Expedition) (1834)--Personal narratives; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormons--Illinois--History; Mormons--Ohio--History; Mormons--Utah--History; Pioneers
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Johnson (Joel H.) autobiography
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:16-0700
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Biographical note

Mormon author and pioneer.

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