Elvira Egbert Carson autobiography
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 169
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of a typescript of an autbiography "as given to H. Carson Healy, a grandson, during the summer of 1901 at Provo Bench (Orem), Utah." Carson tells Healy about joining the Mormon Church in Kentucky, facing persecutions in Missouri, migrating to Utah, and her life in Fairfield, Utah.
- Carson, Elvira Egbert, 1821-1908 (Person)
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Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Elvira Egbert Carson autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Mormon woman and pioneer.
1 item (8 p.)
Donated in 1975.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
- Register of Elvira Egbert Carson autobiography
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 June 16
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.