Arza Adams autobiographies and diaries

Arza Adams autobiographies and diaries

Dates: approximately 1840-1858

Photocopies of microfilm copies of handwritten diaries. Adams joined the Mormon Church in 1836 and served as missionary for that faith in Canada. He moved to Nauvoo, Illinois, and worked on the Nauvoo Temple. He came to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1849.

  • Extent: 1 folder (162 p.) (0.12 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Adams, Arza, 1804-1889
  • Call Number: MSS SC 3260
  • 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 Arza Adams autobiographies and diaries 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 3260; Arza Adams autobiographies and diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 3260, LTPSC.
Custodial History
These materials were photocopied from the 920 microfilm collection, reel 33.
Acquisition Information
Photocopied from the 920 microfilm collection, reel 33.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Utah--Emigration and immigration; Nauvoo (Ill.)--History; Mormon Church--Missions--Canada; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History; Adams, Arza, 1804-1889; Adams, Arza, 1804-1889--Diaries; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions--Canada
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Diaries; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC3260
Finding Aid Title
Adams (Arza) autobiographies and diaries
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-11-10 13:55:19 -0700.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical note

Arza Adams (1804-1889) was a Mormon pioneer in Utah.



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