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Elisabeth Southerden Thompson Butler autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1764
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a typewritten autobiography. Butler describes her development as an artist and the major events of her life. She was known as a painter of military subjects. One of her paintings, "Roll Call," won great popularity in the art history of England. It was purchased later on by the Queen of England and is now in Windsor Castle.
Dates: 1923

C. C. A. Christensen autobiography and biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1127
Scope and Contents Typewritten copies of biographies and clippings relating to C. C. A. Christensen (1831-1912). Also included is an autobiography of Christensen that has been translated from the original Danish. Christensen is the most noted Mormon artist who documented much of the Mormon experience through his paintings. He also painted murals to decorate Mormon meeting houses and temples.
Dates: 1900-1970

Elaine B. Evans scrapbook

 File — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6777
Scope and Contents The Elaine B. Evans scrapbook contains photographs of Elaine and family, an autobiography, photographs of her art work as well as talks and speeches she has given, especially with regard to her art.
Dates: 1979

William Robinson Leigh autobiography

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 171
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten aubiography. Leigh writes about his life and career as a prominent artist of the American West.
Dates: approximately 1950

Theodore Milton Wassmer autobiography

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 6175
Abstract Life history of Theodore Milton Wassmer, including autobiography, photocopies of paintings, pictures, and newspaper clippings. Approximately 475 pages.
Dates: 1992

Mahonri M. Young papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4
Scope and Contents Correspondence, sketchbooks, research files, autobiographical files, scrapbooks, and news clippings. Also includes diaries, address and memorandum books, and financial records. Most letters were exchanged with family members and close friends. Primary correspondents included his son, Mahonri Sharp Young; his first wife, Cecilia Sharp Young; and Mary Lightfoot Tarleton, whom he met in Paris after Cecilia died in 1917. Research files include extensive information on other artists.
Dates: 1870-1957