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Alexander Ross Holmes family papers and scrapbook, approximately 1891-1986

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3220 Series 7

Scope and Contents

Includes a life sketch of Harold Harper Holmes' mother, and other materials, such as legal documents, certificates, and correspondence relating to Harold Harper Holmes parents. There is also a scrapbook that belonged to Alexander Ross Holmes.


  • approximately 1891-1986


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 the Harold Harper Holmes family papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Alexander Ross Holmes was the father of Harold Harper Holmes.

Alexander was born on December 4, 1879, in Alvaston, Derbyshire, England. He married Elizabeth Olive Harper on March 22, 1911, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Alexander died on April 20, 1965, in Murray, Utah.


1 oversize folder

1 box

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