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Notes on the life of Carl Christian Anton Christensen, pioneer artist

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1092
Typescript of a biography of C. C. A. Christensen (1831-1912) by his granddaughter Norma Taggart "with the help of her daughter, Ethel Taggart Christensen." The account uses many direct quotes from the diaries and autobiography of C. C. A. Christensen. Mr. Christensen was an artist, writer, and historian who was born and raised in Denmark and later immigrated to Utah. He served as a missionary and as a patriarch for the Mormon Church. This biography is chiefly concerned with Mr. Christensen's career as an artist.

Also included are two articles from Danish periodicals about Christensen and his art eareer.

Dates

  • 1950-1975

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 Notes on the life of Carl Christian Anton Christensen, pioneer artist must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

3 items

Custodial History

Donated by Wesley Burnside in 1978.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Wesley Burnside; 1978.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Notes on the life of Carl Christian Anton Christensen, pioneer artist
Status
in_progress
Author
Patsy Shin Hernandez
Date
2010 July 30
Description rules
appm
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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