Leona Manwaring autobiography and diary
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of typescripts of an autobiography, a biography, and a diary. Leona Manwaring writes about her life as a Mormon woman in Utah including an encounter with a Ute Indian. Also included is a biography of her husband, David Manwaring (1862-1912). With the collection is a diary of Lydia Badger Remington from September 1879 to June 1880. Remington writes about her journey from Cache Valley, Utah, to the Green River settlement near Vernal, Utah, and the problems with the crops the next spring.
- approximately 1879 - 1940
- Manwaring, Leona, 1867-1950 (Person)
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 Autobiography and diary must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
3 items (15 p.)(0.04 linear ft.)
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Leona Manwaring autobiography and diary
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2011 March 21
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- Language of description
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.