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Emil Leroy Huber Mormon postcards

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7073

Scope and Contents note

Collection contains fifty-seven postcards with images related to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The first fifty are a collection of Mormon postcards published by Ben E. Rich, of Chattanooga, Tennessee. These were never stamped or addressed and were created between 1910 and 1920. The remaining seven postcards were posted and are addressed to Elder E.L. Huber in Trenton, New Jersey. These last postcards are all dated to the winter of 1908 to 1909.

Dates

  • 1908-1920

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

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

Biographical History

Emil Leroy Huber was born 11 September 1882 in West Jordan, Utah. His parents were Emil Huber and Elizabeth Jane Cox Huber. Sometime between 1908 and 1910, Huber served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Trenton, New Jersey. Huber died 24 January 1947 in Los Angeles, California.

Extent

1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

Collection contains 57 postcards with images related to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The first fifty are a collection of Mormon postcards published by Ben E. Rich, of Chattanooga, Tennessee. These were never stamped or addressed and were created between 1910 and 1920. The remaining seven postcards were posted and are addressed to Elder E.L. Huber in Trenton, New Jersey. These last postcards are all dated to the winter of 1908 to 1909.

Custodial History note

Purchased.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Purchased.

Appraisal note

Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5. VII, August 2007).

Processing Information note

Processed; Nicholas Walker, student manuscript processor; 2009.
Title
Register of Emil Leroy Huber Mormon postcards
Status
Completed
Author
Nicholas Walker, student manuscript processor
Date
18 June 2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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