Emo's grave / Wendy Mackay, 1979 December 10
Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 184.108.40.206.2.3
Scope and Contents note
Report by Utah State University folklore student Wendy Mackay, who collected information from DeAnn Dalton. Emo was the first person to be cremated at the Salt Lake Cemetery. His tomb contains a window through which you can see his urn, which is decorated with eyes. If you go there at midnight, you can see the eyes shining in the moonlight.
- 1979 December 10
Conditions Governing Access note
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use note
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Collection of supernatural non-religious legends must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Informant was female.
Creator's sex is unknown.
Collector was female.
Collector was informant's friend.
Item collected in Salt Lake City, Utah.