Alexander Hedquist certificates
Scope and Contents
Contains four certificates. The certificates pertain to Alex Hedquist's education, professional career, and membership in the Kiwanis Club.
- Hedquist, Alexander, 1872-1965 (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.
1 folder ((0.01 linear ft.) )
Language of Materials
Materials left in their original order.
Donated by Mary Rowe in 2006.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Mary Rowe; 2006.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Illustrates part of the education available during the late 19th Century.
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2011.
- Register of the Alexander Hedquist certificates
- Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
- August 2011
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.