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Springville March 19 hundred and froze to death

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1121

Scope and Contents

Poem written in a letter to Moses's wife, Olive H. Huntington Childs. The poem explains that inclement weather kept him from reaching Heber City, Utah, from Springville, Utah. He has been late in planting and they will not have a wheat crop. The item is written in a humorous style.


  • approximately 1900


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 Springville March 19 hundred and froze to death must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


2 p. (0.04 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Donated by Larry Childs in 1978.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Larry Childs; 1978.


19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.

Existence and Location of Originals

Original is owned by Eleanor Childs of Springville, Utah.

Physical Description

Handwritten photocopy.

Register of Springville March 19 hundred and froze to death
In Progress
Benjamin Sipes
2010 August 2
Description rules
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States