Ann Prior Jarvis diary and autobiography
Scope and Contents
Typewritten copy of a handwritten autobiography and diary. The autobiography was written in 1884 and tells of Jarvis' early life in England, her migration to Utah, and her move to St. George. Jarvis' diary covers the years 1884 to 1898. There are many gaps. She writes about the weather and her daily activities. Also included are patriarchal blessings of family members dating from 1875 to 1881. Most of them were given by William G. Perkins.
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
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 Anne Prior Jarvis diary and autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Mormon woman in St. George, Utah.
1 v. (1 linear inch)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Ann Prior Jarvis diary and autobiography
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 November 22
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.