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George Edward Anderson diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1477

Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries for the years 1895-1904, 1908-1909, 1914-1915, and 1919-1920. Anderson writes about his family life, his studio in Springville, Utah, and his travels throughout southern Utah with his tent gallery. Three of the items deal with his mission for the Mormon Church in England and describe Anderson's photographing of Mormon history landmarks in the Eastern United States.

Dates

  • 1895-1928

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Photocopies for patron use. Originals are condition restricted.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical History

Photographer living in Springville, Utah.

Extent

11 v. (1 box)

Language

English

Appraisal

19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts.

General

Collection of glass plates transferred to photoarchives.
Title
Register of George Edward Anderson diaries
Status
Completed
Author
Andrea Wyss
Date
2011 March 8
Description rules
Appm
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