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Photographs of the George Teasdale family

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 4256

Scope and Contents

This collection contains nine portraits of members of the George Teasdale family taken by Utah photographers. Identified in the photographs are George Teasdale, Matilda E.P. Teasdale, Lorenzo Teasdale, George W. Teasdale, and some of his children.


  • approximately 1860-1869

Conditions Governing Access

Open to public access; Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Photographs of the George Teasdale family must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

George Teasdale was born in London, England, on 8 December 1831. He was baptized into the LDS Church on 8 August 1852. In 1859 he was called to preside over the Scottish mission, which included the Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Dundee conference, and in 1882 he was called to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. He died 9 June 1907.


1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.

Custodial History

These items were donated to Special Collections in 2007.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation; 2007.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the 20th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.

Register of Photographs of the George Teasdale family
Abe Austin
2012 March 29
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States