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[[Image:Church History Library.jpg|thumb|right|300px|Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah]]&nbsp;<sup>''Welcome to the page for the''</sup><sub><br></sub><big><big><big><font color="#003366">'''''Church History Library'''''</font></big></big></big> &nbsp;<sup>''of&nbsp;The&nbsp;Church&nbsp;of&nbsp;Jesus&nbsp;Christ of Latter-day Saints''</sup>
=== Contact Information  ===
'''E-mail:'''<ref name="CCHL">"Contact the Church History Library" in ''The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints'' at http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/content/0,15757,3956-1-2121,00.html (accessed 5 August 2009).</ref> &nbsp;[http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/askalibrarian Ask a Librarian] <br>
'''Address:'''<ref name="CCHL" />
:15 East North Temple Street <br>
:Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 <br>
'''Telephone:'''<ref name="CCHL" /> &nbsp;recording, and live reference staff 801-240-2745<br>'''Fax:''' &nbsp;801-240-2804<br>
'''Hours, admission, and holidays:'''<ref>"Hours and Admission" in ''The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints'' at http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/content/0,15757,3953-1-2118,00.html (accessed 5 August 2009).</ref>&nbsp;[http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/content/0,15757,3953-1-2118,00.html Click here].
'''Maps and public transportation:'''
*For a map of&nbsp;area pay-parking lots&nbsp;[http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/content/0,15757,3955-1-2120,00.html click here].
*For TRAX light rail,&nbsp;and&nbsp;bus routes [http://www.rideuta.com/ click here].
'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>
*[http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library Church History Library Internet Site]: resources, hours and admission, services and rules, location.
*[http://chperiodicals.lds.org/ LDS Church Periodical Index] of authors, titles, subjects, and abstracts of articles from periodicals published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and others from 1976 to the present.
*[http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library/pioneercompanysearch/1,15773,3966-1,00.html Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel (1847-1868)]&nbsp;index of individuals and companies that crossed the plains to Utah&nbsp;from 1847&nbsp;to 1868.&nbsp;Also includes transcribed excerpts from trail diaries, letters, and newspaper reports.
=== Collection Description  ===
{''Please briefly '''describe the strengths and weaknesses''' of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).<ref>Source 2.</ref> For example, explain the collection size, who (which ethnic, political, or religious groups) are covered, dates covered, jurisdictions covered, record types available, significant indexes, and any noteworthy record loss or gaps.<ref>Source 3.</ref>''}
=== Tips  ===
=== Guides  ===
{''Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. ''}
=== Substitute Repositories  ===
{''&nbsp;'''List''' (link to a Wiki article for) '''at least one or more other repositories''' that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.''}
If you cannot visit or find a record at the&nbsp;{repository name}, a similar record may be available at one of the following.
'''''Overlapping Collections'''''<br>
'''''Similar Collections'''''<br>
'''''Neighboring Collections'''''<br>
=== Sources  ===
[[Category:Repositories|Template:Repository]] [[Category:State_Name,_or_County_Name|Template:Repository]]

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