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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.

Dates

  • 1901

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Biographical History

Mormon woman and pioneer.

Extent

1 item (8 p.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated in 1975.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; 1975.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Elvira Egbert Carson autobiography
Status
Completed
Author
Elisa Visick
Date
2010 June 16
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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