Taylor, Clarence D. (Clarence Dixon), 1909-2005
- Existence: 1909 - 2005
Citation:Clarence D. Taylor papers, 1820-2005 (b. 11 May 1909 in Provo, UT; parents: Arthur N. Taylor and Maria Dixon Taylor; grew up in Provo; served LDS mission to South Africa from 1930-1933; graduated from BYU 1936; worked in furniture until 1964; spent next 10 years at BYU Bookstore; served in World War II; worked on family history; died 21 May 2005)
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
Contains letters mainly between Clarence D. Taylor and his mother, Maria D. Taylor, while he served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in South Africa and in the military during World War II. Dated 1862-2000.
Contains 177 letters between Clarence D. Taylor and Maria D. Taylor, his mother, while he served as a soldier in the United States military during World War II. Also includes transcripts of the letters. Dated 1940-1945.
Contains pedigree charts for the ancestors of Clarence Dixon Taylor. These ancestors include the Dixons, the Taylors, and the Boardmans. Dated 1941-2005.
Contains research done by Clarence D. Taylor on his family history. The research includes documentation of his parents, his childhood, and his ancestors. It includes letters, primary sources, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other materials. Dated 1872-2004.
Contains 271 letters between Clarence D. Taylor and his mother, Maria D. Taylor, while he served as a missionary for the the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in South Africa. Includes letters between Clarence D. Taylor and his parents, letters regarding his missionary service, newspaper clippings about the Mormon baseball team, and letters about the experiences he was having as a missionary. Also includes transcripts of letters. Dated 1930-1933.
Contains letters between Clarence D. Taylor and his family members. The letters document family affairs and day-to-day occurrences in the correspondents' lives. Dated 1990-2000.
Contains the personal histories of the ancestors of Clarence D. Taylor. Most of the histories were written by Taylor about his ancestors, but there are a few autobiographical sketches and biographies written by other members of the family. Also includes press photos, for inclusion in published biographies, and a DVD copy of them. Dated 1980-1997.
Includes 3,793 items of photograph albums, maps, photographs, postcards, sketches, prints, and negatives with images of Utah and Africa, as well as containing the Taylor family, landscapes, and missionary materials. Dated 1820-2005.
- Archival Record 11
- Collection 1
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- South Africa 9
- Mormon missionaries -- South Africa -- Correspondence 9
- Business enterprises -- Utah -- Provo 8
- Home and Family 8
- Mormon missionaries -- South Africa 8
- Social Life and Customs 8
- World War, 1939-1945 8
- Family histories 7
- Letters 4
- Photographs 4
- Biography 3
- Mormon missionaries -- South Africa -- Photographs 2
- Pedigrees 2
- Provo (Utah) 2
- Autobiographies 1
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
- Diaries 1
- Genealogies 1
- Genealogists 1
- Genealogy 1
- Maps 1
- Military records 1
- Missionaries 1
- Negatives 1
- Photograph albums 1
- Postcards 1
- Scrapbooks 1
- Sketches 1
- Soldiers 1
- Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence 1
- South Africa -- Photographs 1
- Utah -- Photographs 1 ∧ less