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The Resource John McEwan diary

John McEwan diary

Label
John McEwan diary
Title
John McEwan diary
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Materials include a handwritten diary detailing McEwan's experiences from 1843 to 1858. The diary includes brief entries about his travels from Ireland to Nauvoo, Illinois, in 1843, and patriarchal blessings for both McEwan and his wife, Amanda. The majority of the journal contains writings on McEwan's experience as a member of the Elk Mountain Mission to negotiate for land with the Ute Indian tribes in southeastern Utah, from May to October 1855, including getting lost in the mountain during his journey back from the area to Provo. McEwan also documents his time as a clerk for a district court living in the territorial capital of Fillmore, Utah, from October 1855 to January 1856, and his service in the Provo Regiment of a militia to assist others stationed in Weber Canyon during the Utah War in May 1858. Also includes records of births, marriages, temple ordinances performed, and other genealogical records dating up to 1889. Dated 1843 to 1889
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
UPB
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
John McEwan diary
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS1051
Instantiates
Production
Note
Holograph and photocopy
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 3 folders
  • (0. 15 linear feet)
Governing access note
Open for public research
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Photocopy formerly in film call number: 920 no. 22.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn141231452
  • (Sirsi) DEG7805
  • (CStRLIN)UTBV95-A192
  • (UBY)a1609685
Label
John McEwan diary
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS1051
Production
Note
Holograph and photocopy
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 3 folders
  • (0. 15 linear feet)
Governing access note
Open for public research
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Photocopy formerly in film call number: 920 no. 22.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn141231452
  • (Sirsi) DEG7805
  • (CStRLIN)UTBV95-A192
  • (UBY)a1609685

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