Joseph W. McMurrin papers, 1896-1925  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
McMurrin, Joseph W., 1858-1932
Title
Joseph W. McMurrin papers
Dates
1896-1925 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.5 linear feet
Collection Number
Accn1029
Summary
The Joseph W. McMurrin papers (1896-1925) consist of his diaries, three notebooks of quotations and ideas for talks, typed notes on notecards, the 1930 " Messenger: San Francisco Stake of Zion," and miscellaneous newspaper clippings. Joseph W. McMurrin (1858-1932) was the son of Joseph McMurrin and Margaret Leaning. He was ordained a Seventy in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) in 1884 and sustained as one of the First Seven Presidents (becoming a General Authority of the LDS Church) in October 1897 and served until his death in October 1932.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
SPCreference@lists.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

The orginal diaries in the first eight folders have been transferred to the Reserve collection and may be examined on request.

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Joseph W. McMurrin papers (1896-1925) consist of his diaries from 1896-1901, 1907, and 1925; three notebooks of quotations and ideas for talks; typed notes on notecards, the 1930 "Messenger: San Francisco Stake of Zion," and miscellaneous newspaper clippings.

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Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Joseph W. McMurrin papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Joseph W. McMurrin papers, Accn 1029, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations:Accn 1029.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Joseph W. McMurrin Papers, 1896-1925Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Container(s) Description Dates
box
1
Folder
1-8
Diaries
These are color printouts from scans of the orginal diaries.
1896-1925
9-11
Notebooks
12
Miscellaneous Items

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Mormon Church--Missions--Denmark
  • Mormon Church--Missions--England
  • Mormons--Missionary experiences--Denmark
  • Mormons--Missionary experiences--England
  • Personal Names :
  • McMurrin, Joseph W.--Diaries
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Diaries