Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman diary and newspaper clippings
Scope and Contents note
Collection contains a diary written by Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman regarding his personal life and family. Gabriel Huntsman also chronicles his daily activities and collected newspaper clippings specifically regarding his son Clayton William Huntsman.
- Huntsman, Gabriel Alonso, 1886-1963 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access note
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use note
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman diary and newspaper clippings must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman (1886-1963) principle, teacher, rancher, and a very involved member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman was born 30 May 1886 in Fillmore, Utah, to Gabriel Riley Huntsman and Hannah Hanson Huntsman. He graduated from the University of Utah in 1907 and married Nellie Melville in Fillmore, Utah, 29 December 1909. From 1907–1909 he was principal of the Peteetneet School in Payson, Utah. He later became principal of the Fillmore Elementary School and from 1918–1927 he served as superintendent of the Millard County School District. He later taught high school at the Millard County High School in Fillmore, Utah. A rancher and cattleman, he also served as secretary of the Utah Cattleman’s Association. An active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman served as superintendent of the Sunday School and the Young Men’s Mutual Improvement Association. He and his wife, Nellie Melville Huntsman, had seven children: Blaine, Harold, Scott, Clayton, Afton, Merodean, and Florence. Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman died 31 March 1963. His wife, Nellie, died 26 July 1977.
2 folders (0.01 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Collection contains a diary by Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman and newspaper clippings.
The collection contains two series: Series I: Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman diary, 1950–1951. Series II: Newspaper clippings, 1943–1956.
Custodial History note
Donated by Julia L. Graden in 2008.
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
Donated; Julia L. Graden; 2008.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development polity 5.VI, 2007).
Processing Information note
Processed; GlendaLynn Ainsworth, student processor, and John Muphy, curator; 2009.
- Register of Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman diary and newspaper clippings
- John M. Murphy
- March 2008
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.