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Eggertsen, Lars, 1866-1927



  • Existence: 1866 - 1927

Biographical History

Lars Eggertsen (1866-1927) was a commerce professor in Utah.

My memories, 1961?: p. 49 (Lars Eggertsen)

FamilySearch, via WWW, June 3, 2010: (Lars Echart Eggertsen; b. Mar. 3, 1866; d. Aug. 29, 1927)

Brigham Young Academy High School, via WWW, June 3, 2010: (Eggertsen, Lars E.; Commerce teacher at BY Academy, 1885-1886, 1891-1901)

OCLC, June 3, 2010 (hdg: Eggertsen, Lars Echart, 1866- ; Eggertsen, Lars Echert, 1866-; usage: Lars Eggerstsen)

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Annie Eggertsen autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230348614]
Identifier: MSS 1377
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten autobiography. Eggertsen writes about her early life in Denmark and about her migration to Utah. She describes Pleasant Grove, Provo, and Springville, Utah. Also included is a brief biography of her great grandfather.

Dates: 1950

Lars Eggertsen letter

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231022481]
Identifier: UA 521
Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter from Eggertsen to his brother, Simon, describing the fire that burned the Lewis building, 1884.

Dates: 1884

Lars Eggertsen papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197231044295]
Identifier: MSS 1372
Scope and Contents

Articles, speeches, a letter, and a newspaper clippings. The materials relate to Eggertsen's work at Brigham Young Academy and as an educator in Springville.

Dates: 1900-1961

J. M. Jensen biography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230311810]
Identifier: MSS SC 1474
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten funeral address about Lars Echert Eggertsen. Jensen talks of Eggertsen's upbringing, his education, his position in the Provo City schools, and his ecclesiastical standing in the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1930

Jesse William Knight invocation

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230311802]
Identifier: MSS SC 1473
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten prayer given by Jesse William Knight at the funeral of Lars Echart Eggertson in which he asks the Lord to comfort, console, and bless the bereaved.

Dates: 1930

Semi-centennial celebration of the Brigham Young University

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233275095]
Identifier: UA SC 41
Scope and Contents

Includes addresses, prayers, dedication of the Heber J. Grant Library, brief histories of the University and Academy.

Dates: date of production not identified

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Education 3
Colleges and Universities 2
Provo (Utah) -- History 2
Articles 1
Autobiographies 1