Andrew Amundsen autobiography and diary

Andrew Amundsen autobiography and diary

Dates: 1882-1883

Typescript of an autobiography and of a diary. Amundsen writes about his early life, conversion to the Mormon Church, his migration to Utah, his missions for the Mormon Church in Arizona and Norway, and his life in Salt Lake City, Utah.

  • Extent: 1 v. (58 p.) (0.0.07 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Amundsen, Andrew, 1849-1927
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2845
  • 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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Initial citation: MSS SC 2845; Andrew Amundsen autobiography and diary; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2845, LTPSC.
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--Norway--History; Mormon Church--Missions--Arizona--History; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History; Amundsen, Andrew, 1849-1927; Amundsen, Andrew, 1849-1927--Diaries
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Diaries
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Amundsen (Andrew) autobiography and diary
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-11-10 14:26:03 -0700.
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Biographical note

Andrew Amundsen (1849-1927) was a Mormon missionary from Norway.

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