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Morris Jordan Brady letters to Leota Brady Winkler

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 8270

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters addressed to Morris's oldest sister, Leota Brady Winkler, who was living in Tooele, Utah. Morris writes about family matters, and about his work as a Mormon missionary. Material dates from 1951-2004.

Dates

  • 1951-2004

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 the Morris Jordan Brady letters to Leota Brady Winkler must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Leota Brady Winkler (1917-2013) was a Mormon woman in Utah.

Leota Brady was born on October 11, 1917 in Fairview, Utah to Sidney Alphonso Brady and Della Hurst. She attended schools in Fairview, and graduated from North Sanpete High School in 1936. She married Wendell A. Winkler on June 25, 1941 in Manti, Utah. She served in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in a variety of positions. She also worked at the Tooele Army Depot between 1962 and 1983. Winkler died on January 31, 2013 in Grantsville, Utah.

Biographical History

Morris Jordan Brady (1929- ) was a Mormon school teacher in Utah.

Morris Jordan Brady was born on October 16, 1929 in Fairview, Utah to Sidney Alphonso Brady and Della Hurst. He was raised in Fairview, and later attended Brigham Young University (BYU). He earned his master's degree in education from BYU, and he taught grade school in American Fork, Utah for many years. After retirement, Brady served several missions for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Albert Winkler, Leota Brady Winkler's son and Morris Brady's nephew, donated this collection to Special Collections in 2013.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Albert Winkler; 2013.

Appraisal

Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007.)

Processing Information

Processed; Peter Hoyt, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2013.
Title
Register of the Morris Jordan Brady letters to Leota Brady Winkler
Status
Completed
Author
Pete Hoyt and John M. Murphy
Date
2013 October 31
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