Talmage family papers, approximately 1950-1980, 1884-1931
Scope and Contents
Contains genealogical charts, family histories, and other family papers. A large portion of this series consists of short stories written by Susa Amelia Talmage, James E. Talmage's youngest sister. Most of the material dates from 1884 to 1931, with some additional family materials from approximately 1954 to 1978.
- approximately 1950-1980
- Talmage, Susa Amelia, 1879-1908 (author, Person)
- Talmage (Family : 1888- : Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933) (Family)
Conditions Governing Access
The thirty volumes of Talmage's personal journals have been reproduced on microfilm and typescript, and are available for use in either form. Use of the original journals is restricted.
Conditions Governing Use
The literary rights to the Talmage collection rest with the Harold B. Lee Library and the Talmage family. Permission to publish material from the James E. Talmage collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.
Susa Amelia Talmage (1879-1908) was the youngest daughter of Susanna and Gabriel James Joyce Talmage. She attended the Teacher's College at Columbia University until her parents worsening health necessitated her return home.
Language of Materials
Other Finding Aids
A more detailed finding aid is available in print in the repository.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS229.xml
Existence and Location of Copies
Digital copy of the first twelve volumes (1879-1911) available online. Unedited transcriptions of all thirty volumes of available in boxes 26-33. Microfilm copy of journals also available.
- Brigham Young University -- Faculty
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Apostles
- Family histories
- Geologists -- Utah -- History -- Sources
- Salt Lake City (Utah)
- Short stories, American
- Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 -- Archives
- University of Utah -- Administration