Henry Moss diaries

Henry Moss diaries

Dates: 1894-1898

Holograph entries. The diaries describe a Latter-day Saint Church mission to Hawaii with a record of ordinations, blessings, baptisms, experiences, and a list of letters sent and received. Upon return to Davis County, Utah, Moss describes his daily life and sales work in a store. Entries written 5-6 times weekly.

  • Extent: 4 v. (0.25 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Moss, Henry, 1869-1933
  • Call Number: MSS SC 534
  • 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 Henry Moss 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 534; Henry Moss diaries; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 534, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by James R. Moss in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Donated; James R. Moss; 1975.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions--Hawaii; Moss, Henry, 1869-1933--Diaries; Missionaries--Biography
Genre / Form
Diaries; Electronic books
Appraisal Information
For understanding missionary service in the late nineteenth century. (19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts)
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Moss (Henry) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Geoff McLaughlin
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:32-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon missionary.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts