Elisha Hurd Groves autobiography and biography

Elisha Hurd Groves autobiography and biography

Dates: 1868

Handwritten life sketches (some photocopies) concerning Groves' conversion to the Mormon Church, his missionary activities and his immigration to Utah in 1848.

  • Extent: 2 items
  • Creator: Groves, Elisha Hurd, 1797-1868
  • Call Number: MSS SC 334
  • 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 Elisha Hurd Groves autobiography and biography 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 334; Elisha Hurd Groves autobiography and biography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 334, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Gift of Lucy Stock, 1975.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Lucy Stock; 1975.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History--19th century; Kirtland Temple; Immigration and American Expansion; Melchizedek Priesthood (Mormon Church)--High priests; Mormon Church--History--19th century; Mormon pioneers; Pioneers
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Biography
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
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Finding Aid Title
Groves (Elisha Hurd) autobiography and biography
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:30-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon missionary and church leader.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts