Thomas Beard journals and reminiscence

Thomas Beard journals and reminiscence

Dates: 1887-1889

Holograph documents (plus photocopies) which describe Beard's conversion to Mormonism, immigration to Utah, missionary experiences in England, and genealogical and historical information on Thomas Beard and his family. Reminiscence dated 1862.

  • Extent: 6 items (0.40 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Beard, Thomas, 1836-1917
  • Call Number: MSS SC 328
  • 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 Thomas Beard journals and reminiscence 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 328; Thomas Beard journals and reminiscence; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 328, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Norma Jean Wright Trietsch in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Norma Jean Wright Trietsch; 1975.
Subject Terms
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Immigration and American Expansion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon pioneers; Overland Journeys to the Western United States
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_MSSSC328
Finding Aid Title
Beard (Thomas) journals and reminiscence
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:30-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Coal miner, early Mormon leader and businessman.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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