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Partridge, Ruth Louise



  • Existence: 1898 - 1981

Biographical History

Ruth Louise Partridge (1898-1981) was a mother, singer, pianist, nurse, and author in Provo, Utah.

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Oral history interview with Ruth Louise Partridge

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 40
Scope and Contents

Interview by Leonard R. Grover with Ruth Partridge, nurse, writer and housewife, concerning her life, schooling, residence and labors in Provo, Utah. Also discusses her father, Ernest D. Partridge, and his teaching experiences at Brigham Young Academy and University. Includes transcript and sound recording.

Dates: 1980

Panel oral history interview about Brigham Young University and Brigham Young Academy

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 59
Scope and Contents Contains an interview moderated by Golden H. Brimhall with Mark K. Allen, Golden H. Brimhall, Wilma Boyle Bunker, Walter Buss, Richard Clark, Fern Eyring Fletcher, Harvey Fletcher, Fred Hinkley, Robert Hinkley Jr., Ruth L. Partridge, Wayne N. Smart, William Snow Jr., Irene Osmond Spears and Lynn Wakefield. Topics include the posterity of early Brigham Young University faculty members, concerns of BYA and BYU. Includes reminiscences and personal experiences, particularly in regard to their...
Dates: 1978

Ruth Louise Partridge papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1544
Scope and Contents

Contains the papers of Partridge, including correspondence and letters, typescripts, Minutia newspaper columns, news clippings and articles, genealogical and historical information, written stories, nursing information, and other personal information concerning her professional, volunteer and private activities. Also includes information on George Shepherd Taylor and George M. Taylor. Materials date from between 1862 and 1955.

Dates: approximately 1862-1955

Ruth Partridge photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 173
Scope and Contents

Collection includes original and photocopied photographs and cabinet cards of Provo, Utah life and community members. Includes portraits of Smoot family members and other individuals, scenes from Brigham Young University, and other photographs mostly taken in Utah County, Utah between 1900 and 1956.

Dates: approximately 1890-1956

Ruth Louise Partridge authorial papers, circa 1937-1978

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1544 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains writing, poetry, prose, correspondence concerning publishers, radio scripts, editing, a historical play, photocopies of Minutia, and drafts of various manuscripts such as: "Other Drums," "These Signs Shall Follow," and "Tar of Angels" which were written and composed by Ruth Louise Partridge, circa 1937-1978.

Dates: circa 1937-1978

Ruth Louise Partridge correspondence and family letters, circa 1936 - 1975

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1544 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains Partridge and Partridge family correspondence with the Mildenhalls, the Richan family, and personal memorabilia of Frederic Partridge Richan, circa 1936-1975.

Dates: circa 1936 - 1975

Ruth Louise Partridge family history papers, circa 1941-1972

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1544 Series 5
Scope and Contents

Contains Partridge's speeches, journals, personal histories, articles, correspondence and notes concerning Amasa M. Lyman, Albert R. Lyman, and Platte De Alton Lyman, circa 1941-1972.

Dates: circa 1941-1972

Ruth Louise Partridge family history papers on non-relatives, circa 1881-1920

Identifier: MSS 1544 Series 8
Scope and Contents

Contains Partridge family history papers on non-relatives such as Cluff, Haskel and Taylor family letters, journals and songs. Materials date from circa 1881-1920.

Dates: circa 1881-1920

Ruth Louise Partridge papers on professional activities other than writing, undated

 Series — Box 19: Series 3 [Barcode: 31197233605762]
Identifier: MSS 1544 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains Partridge's undated papers and correspondence about nursing, musical and drama programs, songbooks and lyrics, and painting and recipes.

Dates: undated

Ruth Louise Partridge papers regarding history, undated

 Series — Box 26: Series 6 [Barcode: 31197233604633]
Identifier: MSS 1544 Series 6
Scope and Contents

Contains Partridge's undated papers regarding history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Utah history, Arizona history, United States history, and international history (including European royalty).

Dates: undated

Additional filters:

Archival Object 8
Collection 4
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Provo 8
Letters 8
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 6
Articles 3
Diaries 3