Emil's grave / Machele Smith, 1981 May 8
Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 220.127.116.11.2.6
Scope and Contents note
Report by Utah State University folklore student Machele Smith, who collected information from Lynette Pearson. Emil is said to be the first man cremated in Utah. If you go to his grave, close your eyes, and turn around three times while saying his name, you will see his face looking out at you from inside the monument.
- 1981 May 8
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.