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Autobiography of Eliza Ann McKee Chambers

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7648

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten transcript of the autobiography, transcribed by Eunice Stella Iverson Gardner. The autobiography describes Chamber's life as a Mormon pioneer and includes descriptions of her daily activities, town dances, and visits from President Brigham Young. Includes a description of her marriage Joseph Chambers and her travels with her husband and children to various western states. A note is included at the end of the notebook from M. Ray Hiatt in 2001, whose wife was a descendant of Eunice Gardner.

Dates

  • 1934

Creator

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 Autobiography of Eliza Ann McKee Chambers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Eliza Ann McKee Chambers (1854-1939) was a Mormon pioneer.

Extent

1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)

Language

English

Arrangement

Maintained in original order.

Custodial History

Donated by an unknown source.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated.

Appraisal

LDS, Utah, and Western American women (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).

General

Title from page 1.

Processing Information

Processed; 2010; Amie Spear, student manuscript processor, and David Whittaker, curator.

Creator

Title
Register of Autobiography of Eliza Ann McKee Chambers
Status
Completed
Author
Amie Spear
Date
2010 September 8
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