Notes on the life of Carl Christian Anton Christensen, pioneer artist
Scope and Contents
Typescript of a biography of C. C. A. Christensen (1831-1912) by his granddaughter Norma Taggart "with the help of her daughter, Ethel Taggart Christensen." The account uses many direct quotes from the diaries and autobiography of C. C. A. Christensen. Mr. Christensen was an artist, writer, and historian who was born and raised in Denmark and later immigrated to Utah. He served as a missionary and as a patriarch for the Mormon Church. This biography is chiefly concerned with Mr. Christensen's career as an artist.
Also included are two articles from Danish periodicals about Christensen and his art eareer.
- Taggart, Norma J. Christensen (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
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Open for public research.
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Donated by Wesley Burnside in 1978.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Wesley Burnside; 1978.
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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- Patsy Shin Hernandez
- 2010 July 30
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.