Alexander Hedquist materials, 1932-2009, bulk: 1932-1965
Scope and Contents
Contains flyers, reports, periodicals, speeches, newspaper clippings, photos, and biographical and genealogical information on Alexander Hedquist (including family group records on each of his three marriages). Materials produced during and related to his time as a pharmacist and banker/president of Farmers and Merchants Bank in Provo, Utah. Materials dated 1932-2009, bulk 1932-1965.
- Majority of material found within 1932-1965
- Hedquist, Alexander, 1872-1965 (creator, Person)
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Alexander Hedquist (1872-1965) was a student at Brigham Young Academy, a banker, and a businessman.
Alexander Hedquist was born August 9, 1872, in Salt Lake City, Utah. The family moved to Provo in 1885 to improve the educational opportunities of the children. Hedquist attended Brigham Young Academy for three years. During this time he was awarded a certificate for being one of the two best spellers in the district. Mr. Hedquist was the Chamber of Commerce President from 1934 to 1936. Hedquist married Lovina Strong in 1897, but she died in 1908. He married Ella Vivia Finlayson in 1919. Hedquist died on February 5, 1965.
Language of Materials
- Birkin, Elizabeth Roland, 1851-1916
- Birkin, Robert, 1851-1916
- Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce
- Businessmen -- Utah -- History
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
- Economics and Banking
- Rowland family
- Vincent family
- Vincent, Daniel Park, 1870-1954
- Vincent, Mary Ann Birkin, 1871-1968