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Biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 184

Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies and an autobiography. The items relate incidents in the lives of various family members. The autobiography is by Tamma Durfee Miner who writes about her conversion to the Mormon Church; experiences as a Mormon in Ohio, Missouri, and Illinois; migration to Utah; and settling in Springville, Utah.

Dates

  • approximately 1880-1950

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 Biographies must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Mormon family.

Extent

5 items (ca. 50 p.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated by Wilford H. Payne in 1976.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Wilford H. Payne; 1976.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.

Existence and Location of Copies

Transcription available in Folder 1.
Title
Register of Biographies
Status
In Progress
Author
Elisa Visick
Date
2010 June 16
Description rules
Appm
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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Provo Utah 84602 United States