Rulon Tingey and Josephine Omer Burton family papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3135
Collection includes the papers of various members of the Burton family from 1834 to 2005, with the bulk of the material focusing on the life of Rulon and Josephine Burton. Materials include journals, personal and family correspondence, literary and manuscript drafts, personal and family scrapbooks, notebooks and other family records.
- Burton, Jo (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Privacy restricted until April 2017.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Burton family papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
10 cartons (10 linear ft.)
Josephine O. Burton (1932- ) is the wife of Rulon T. Burton, and an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served three missions for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with her husband.
Biographical History Rulon T. Burton (1926- ) is a Mormon lawyer in Utah, and later served three missions for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Organized into seven series: I. Rulon T. Burton journals, 1946-1997. II. Robert T. Burton journals, 1881-1899. III. Burton family correspondence, 1946-1996. IV. Burton family writings, 1985-1998. V. Burton family scrapbooks and notebooks, 1943-1971. VI. Burton family records, 1834-2005. VII. Newspaper clippings, 1988.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS3135.xml
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Rulon and Josephine Burton.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
- Burton family
- Burton, Jo -- Archives
- Burton, Robert Taylor, 1821-1907
- Burton, Rulon T., 1926- -- Archives
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Missions--Denmark--History
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Missions--Samoan Islands--History
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Missions--Micronesia--History
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
- Material Types
- Mormon families -- History
- Mormon missionaries -- Denmark -- History -- 20th century
- Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History -- 20th century
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
- Register of Rulon Tingey and Josephine Omer Burton family papers
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 April 7
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