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A short history of my life

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2947

Scope and Contents

Reviews his early life in Provo and Spanish Fork, Utah, including references to activities on the family farm; attendance at Brigham Young Junior High, High School, and University, including comments about playing on basketball and tennis teams; marriage to Patricia Peterson, 1956; training and work as a dentist; service as a bishop at BYU, 1964-1969; teaching religion classes at BYU beginning in 1969; other church and community service; and his family. The first six pages of narrative, covering his life to age five, were written by his mother, Effie Jolley Pinegar.

Dates

  • 1976-1985

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from A short history of my life must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 folder (0.05 linear ft.) : 50 leaves

Language

English

Custodial History

Brian Reeves, University Archivist, received the history from Ed J. Pinegar at the latter's home on 15 June 1998.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Ed J. Pinegar; 1998.

Appraisal

Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Title
Register of A short history of my life
Status
Completed
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 December 16
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States