Eliza Maria Partridge Lyman diary
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1217
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of a typescript of a diary kept by Patridge. The item begins with a brief autobiography. Lyman writes about being sealed to the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith, her marriage to Amasa Lyman after Smith's death, her life in Nauvoo, Illinois, her migration to Utah, the excommunication of her husband from the Mormon Church, her life in Fillmore, Utah, and her efforts in favor of the Mormon practice of polygamy.
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 Eliza Maria Partridge Lyman diary must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Mormon woman and Utah pioneer.
1 v. (112 p.)
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Apostles--History
- Lyman, Amasa M. (Amasa Mason), 1813-1877
- Lyman, Eliza Maria Partridge, 1820-1886
- Material Types
- Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- History
- Mormon women -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History
- Mormon women -- Utah -- Fillmore -- History
- Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History
- Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History
- Register of Eliza Maria Partridge Lyman diary
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 March 29
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.