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Hedquist, Vivia, 1885-1962



  • Existence: 1885 - 1962

Biographical History

Alex and Vivia F. Hedquist papers, 1881-1965

Brigham Young University, L. Tom Perry Special Collections worksheet, Feb. 28, 2007 (Vivia F. Hedquist; m. 1919 to Alex Hedquist), viewed Feb. 28, 2007 (Vivia Hedquist; Ella Vivia Finlayson; Ella Vivia Hedquist; b. Feb. 2, 1885 in Payson, Utah; d. Sept. 17, 1962 in Provo, Utah; m. June 5, 1916 to Alexander Hedquist)

via, accessed Sep. 5, 2019 (married in Salt Lake City, Utah).

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander and Vivia Hedquist papers, approximately 1881-1963

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1844 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains materials related to the life and professional activities of Alexander and Vivia Hedquist. Includes newspapers, clippings, printed matter, correspondence, ledger books, school curricula and diplomas, scrapbooks, photographs, and other records. Much of the material is related to Hedquist Pharmacy (Provo, Utah); Farmers' and Merchants' Bank of Provo; and Walker Bank (Salt Lake City, Utah). Also includes some printed material related to Brigham Young University and Franklin Harris from...
Dates: approximately 1881-1963

Alexander and Vivia Hedquist papers

Identifier: MSS 1844
Scope and Contents Contains materials related to the life and professional activities of Alexander and Vivia Hedquist and their children, Dorothy and Junece Hedquist. Includes clippings, printed ephemera, correspondence, ledger books, school curricula, diplomas, scrapbooks, family history records, slides, photographs, and other material. Documents primarily relate to Hedquist family history, Provo schools, Provo business activities, the Hedquist Drugstore, and the daily lives of Alexander and Vivia and their...
Dates: 1881-2007

Alexander and Vivia Hedquist ration books

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233631669]
Identifier: MSS 7898
Scope and Contents

Contains four ration books used during World War II. Two belong to Alexander Hedquist, the other two belong to Vivia Hedquist. Also includes some loose stamps. Dated approximately 1942-1945.

Dates: approximately 1942-1945

Vivia Hedquist papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231033900]
Identifier: UA 134
Scope and Contents

Collection includes handwritten and typewritten class notes, a 30 page handwritten paperbound music notebook, a 60 page handwritten paperbound English notebook and eight handwritten essays with the instructor's comments, written for a literature class taught by Juliaetta Bateman.

Dates: approximately 1908

Additional filters:

Collection 3
Archival Object 1
Banks and banking -- Utah 2
Businessmen -- Utah -- Provo 2
Letters 2
Photographs 2
Scrapbooks 2