Lee, Wilford D. (Wilford Deloy), 1898-1983
- Existence: 1898 - 1983
Citation:Wilford D. Lee papers, circa 1915-1983
Wilford D. Lee collection : a register, 1987: p. 1 (Wilford D. Lee; b. May 8, 1898 in Iona, Idaho; d. Dec. 29, 1983 in Provo, Utah; received teaching certificate at Idaho Teachers College, Pocatello, Idaho; earned B.A. and M.A. at Brigham Young University; graduate work at University of California, Berkeley; school principal in Oxford, Idaho; taught English at Brigham Young University for 25 years; retired 1957; lived in Woodland, Calif.; member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; served as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Toronto, Ont., Winnipeg, Man., Australia, and Ala.)
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
This collection contains the papers of Wilford D. Lee. It includes unpublished manuscripts; drafts of short stories, essays, dramas; personal and family history papers; correspondence; educational papers; and other miscellaneous papers, dated circa 1915-1981.
Correspondence of Lee, including correspondence concerning "Ghost-town," Garfield Co. School District, President Wilkinson, and other various personal correspondence, dated 1934-1980.
Educational papers, including pamphlets, handbooks, essays and papers, dated 1935-1972. Includes teaching notes, information on teaching in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and on teaching children.
Personal and family history of Lee, including biographies, certificates, essays, and correspondence, circa 1915-1937. Includes information on his personal history, as well as biographies of members of the Lee, Woolf, Hansen, Sorenson, and Holman families.
Contains unpublished maunscripts and drafts of short stories and essays by Lee; undated. Many of these works have Mormon themes, including historical accounts of life Kirtland, Ohio and Missouri.
- Archival Object 6
- Collection 1
- Education 5
- Mormon Church 5
- Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 4
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 4
- City and Town Life 4
- Colleges and Universities 4
- Elementary and Secondary Education 4
- Home and Family 4
- Literature 4
- Missions and Missionaries 4
- Social Life and Customs 4
- Student Life 4
- Essays 2
- Bibliographies 1
- Certificates 1
- Drafts (Documents) 1
- Family histories 1
- Letters 1
- Manuscripts 1
- Mormon Church -- History 1
- Notes 1
- Pamphlets 1
- Short stories, American 1 + ∧ less