Elias Nielsen diary

Elias Nielsen diary

Dates: 1898

Handwritten diary kept by Nielsen while serving on a mission for the Mormon Church in Minnesota and South Dakota. Nielsen writes about his daily activities.

  • Extent: 1 volume (ca. 50 p.) (0.05 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Nielsen, Elias, 1870-1946
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2850
  • 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.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Elias Nielsen 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 2850; Elias Nielsen diary; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2850, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Sam Weller Bookstore in 1988.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Sam Weller Bookstore; 1988.
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--South Dakota--History; Mormon Church--Missions--Minnesota--History; Nielsen, Elias, 1870-1946; Nielsen, Elias, 1870-1946--Diaries
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Nielsen (Elias) diary
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-01-14 23:41:10 -0700.
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Biographical note

Elias Nielsen (1870-1946) was a Mormon missionary from Logan, Utah.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts