The Resource Afton K. and L. Sid Shreeve autobiographical information

Afton K. and L. Sid Shreeve autobiographical information

Label
Afton K. and L. Sid Shreeve autobiographical information, [ca. 1955-1997]
Title
Afton K. and L. Sid Shreeve autobiographical information
Inclusive dates
[ca. 1955-1997]
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes "The Land Shadowing with Wings, " by Lyman S. Shreeve, a compilation of correspondence, 1955-1991; reports, news clippings, and narrative. The account briefly documents his early life in St. Johns, Arizona, 1915-1930s; Latter-day Saint mission to Argentina, 1936-1938; second mission to Argentina, accompanied by his wife, 1945-1948; service as mission president in Uruguay and Paraguay, 1951-1955; work as director of Utah Society for Crippled Children and Adults, 1956-1959; work as director of the Binational Center for the United States Information Agency (USIA) in Valparaiso, Chile, 1959, Monterrey, Mexico, 1961, and Montevideo, Uruguay, 1962-1964; work on the Brigham Young University faculty, teaching Spanish, 1965-1980; coordinator for BYU Latin American studies, 1967; service as president of Spanish-speaking branch at Missionary Training Center, 1976-1980; Latter-day Saint mission in the Chicago South Mission, 1980-1982; work with BYU semester abroad program at University of Salamanca, Spain, 1982; part-time work at BYU, 1982; mission to Provo Utah Temple, 1983-1987; service at Missionary Training Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1986-1987, and at MTC in Bogota, Columbia, 1992. Includes narrative information about David O. McKay's visit to Uruguay, 1952; Peruvian earthquake, 1970; and Project Mexico, 1972. Also includes information on early life of author's wife, Afton Kartchner, in Snowflake, Arizona; Albuquerque, New Mexico; Springerville, Arizona; and Eagar, Arizona, 1916-1930s. The papers also include an excerpt from an oral history concerning the couple's service n the Chicago South Mission, and a few certificates awarded to Lyman S. Shreeve
Cataloging source
UPB
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Afton K. and L. Sid Shreeve autobiographical information
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 3 folders
  • (0. 3 linear feet)
Immediate source of acquisition
Shreeve, Lyman Sid,
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370387404
Label
Afton K. and L. Sid Shreeve autobiographical information
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 3 folders
  • (0. 3 linear feet)
Immediate source of acquisition
Shreeve, Lyman Sid,
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370387404

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