Hendrickson family papers
Scope and Contents
Contains the Peter P. Hendrickson Family History, the last will and testament of Kristine Amalie Mortensen Hendrickson, the diaries and letters of Peter Hendrickson, newspaper clippings, certificates, and a five-volume Danish Bible published in Copenhagen.
- circa 1889-2003
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 Hendrickson family papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Peter Hendrickson was born in Denmark and, after joining the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, immigrated to America in 1889. He lived in northern Utah (Corinne) and worked on his farm and in the local school. His wife, Kristine, was also born in Denmark and immigrated to America in 1907. Both were active in researching their genealogy.
1 box (1 linear ft.)
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Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS2764.xml
Donated by Mark H. Wight, Richard Wight, Dwayne and Debra Wright, and Cindy Clark on October 13, 2003.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Mark H. Wight, Richard Wight, Dwayne and Debra Wright, and Cindy Clark; 2003.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
fd 1: photocopy of the Hendrickson Family History book fd 2: diaries of Peter P. Hendrickson fd 3: last will and testament of Kristine Amalie Mortensen Hendrickson fd 4: miscellaneous newspaper clippings, letters, and notes fd 5: Danish Bible (I) fd 6: Danish Bible (II) fd 7: Danish Bible (III) fd 8: Danish Bible (IV) fd 9: Danish Bible (V)
- Register of Hendrickson family papers
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 March 1
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.