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Taylor, John Arthur, 1928-



  • Existence: 1928-

Biographical History

John Arthur Taylor (1928-) was a descendant of Arthur Nicholls Taylor.

John Arthur Taylor was born in 1928. He served as a Stake President in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is descended from Arthur Nicholls Taylor, and lives in Provo, UT.

UPB Files, MSS 7977. (John Arthur Taylor; born 1928; descended from Arthur Nichols Taylor; lives in Provo.)

UPB Files, MSS 8932. (Stake President in Cincinnati, OH.)

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Maxfield Parrish research collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6701

The research collection includes a variety of materials including published articles and artwork, correspondence, and other copies of artwork of Maxfield Parrish gathered by John Arthur Taylor. Materials were gathered over a 60 year period, and includes materials from 1899 through 2007.

Dates: 1899-2007

John Arthur Taylor papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3284
Scope and Contents

Collection primarily contains the papers related to two book collections donated to BYU by John A. Taylor: the "Anthony Trollope (1815-1882) collection" and "Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) collection." Also includes correspondence, invoices, and business papers related to Mrs. Trollope's Bazaar; articles/essays relating to Trollope; two videos about Benjamin Disraeli; newspaper/magazine articles; and a CD containing a PowerPoint presentation by Mr. Taylor about book collecting.

Dates: approximately 1965-2005

John Arthur Taylor research collection on Nauvoo Temple angel

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8932
Content Description Materials include correspondence, newspaper clippings, articles, photographs, and other information collected or created by Taylor in his research on an angel that was placed atop the Salem Evangelical Church in Cincinnati, Ohio, that resembled that of the one placed on the original Nauvoo Temple, being vertical, holding a trumpet and having wings. Taylor became interested in the object while serving as a stake president in Cincinnati in the 1960s, and documented its origins and history. The...
Dates: approximately 1961-2016

Additional filters:

Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 2
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 2
Book collecting -- United States -- History 1
Church Government 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 1