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Oliver B. Huntington record books and other material, 1845-1932

Identifier: MSS 162 Series 2

Scope and Contents

Contains records of patriarchal blessings, newspaper clippings, and other ephemeral items written or gathered by Oliver B. Huntington. Some of these items were originally found in the diaries of Huntington's father, Oliver Boardman Huntington.


  • 1845-1932


Conditions Governing Access

Originals restricted; permission to use materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services. Patrons should access online digital copies or transcripts.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Biographical History

Oliver B. Huntington (1856-1932) was a Mormon farmer and hospital administrator in Utah.

Oliver Baker Huntington was born on May 30, 1856 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Oliver Boardman Huntington and Hannah Mendenhall Sanders. He worked as a farmer, and served as the superintendent of the Utah County Infirmary in Provo, Utah. He married Margaret Luella Bird on January 22, 1880 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and they had four children. Huntington died on April 2, 1932 in Provo, Utah.


1 box

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital copies or originals available online. Transcriptions available in Box 3.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States