Life history of Albert Douglas Dickson
Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 752
Scope and Contents
Typescript of an autobiography. Dickson migrated to Utah in 1852. He first settled in American Fork but later moved to Kaysville. He participated in resisting the U.S. Army during the Utah War, mentions the Morrisite War, and moved to Richville, Utah, where he served as bishop of the Richville Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Also included are poems dedicated to Dickson and some anecdotes on his life.
- Dickson, Albert Douglas, 1840-1923 (Creator, Person)
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Biographical / Historical
1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- American Fork (Utah) -- History
- American poetry -- 19th century
- Dickson, Albert Douglas, 1840-1923
- Immigration and American Expansion
- Mormon pioneers -- History
- Mormons -- Utah -- History
- Morrisite War, 1862
- Richville (Utah) -- History
- Utah Expedition (1857-1858)
- Register of Life history of Albert Douglas Dickson
- Rose Frank
- 15 April 2011
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.