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Anderson, Jedediah Stanley, 1866-1950



  • Existence: 1866 - 1950


J. Stanley Anderson (1866-1950) was an early Utah and Idaho photographer, and brother of George Edward Anderson.

J. Stanley Anderson was born Jedediah Stanley Anderson on September 3, 1866 in Salt Lake City, Utah to George A. Anderson Sr. and Mary Ann Thorne. He married Mary Emily Wilderburg on November 28, 1895 in Salt Lake City, Utah. They had 6 children together. He moved to Idaho in 1901, where he stayed and started his photography business, the Anderson Photo Company. He remained in Idaho until his retirement in 1925. His photographs mainly depict scenes and landscapes from Utah and Idaho. Notably, his brother George Edward Anderson was also a photographer. J. Stanley Anderson died in Preston, Idaho on May 9, 1950. He was later buried in the Salt Lake City Cemetery.

J. Stanley Anderson Collection, 1992: p. 1 (b. 9-3-1866; Jedediah Stanley Anderson; d. 5-9-50).

Family Search, via WWW, December 13, 2022 (J. Stanley Anderson; Jedediah Stanley Anderson; b. Sept. 3, 1866 in Salt Lake City, Utah; d. May 9, 1950 in Preston, Idaho; parents George A. Anderson Sr. and Mary Ann Thorne; married Emily Wilderburg on November 28, 1895 in Salt Lake City, Utah; 6 children; moved to Idaho in 1901; established Anderson Photo Company; brother George Edward Anderson; buried in Salt Lake City cemetery).

Brigham Young University Archives, Via WWW, December 13 2022 (Alma W. Anderson papers and photographs; Photography business until his retirement in 1925; depictions in his photographs; brother was George Edward Anderson, photographer).

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Alma W. Anderson papers and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 128
Scope and Contents

Collection includes 878 photographs, 96 postcards, two tintypes, 339 negatives, four glass plate negatives, a journal, a ledger (includes some genealogy), and a family Bible.

Dates: approximately 1860-1950

J. Stanley Anderson photographs and postcards

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 120
Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs, postcards, copy prints, photocopies and negatives of the original images produced by J. Stanley Anderson. Includes images of family and friends. Dated approximately 1880 to 1949.

Dates: approximately 1880-1949

Jedediah Stanley Anderson papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230217256]
Identifier: MSS 1639
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, certificates, journals, newespaper articles, pamphlets, magazines, notes, and personal items. The correspondence is between Anderson , his family, friends, and leaders of the Mormon Church. Many of the items deal with personal and family matters. The diaries are in six volumes and include genealogical items. The newspaper clippings relate to Anderson and his family.

Dates: 1887-1950

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Correspondence 2
Diaries 2
Material Types 2
Photographs 2
Postcards 2