A short history of my life
Scope and Contents
Reviews his early life in Provo and Spanish Fork, Utah, including references to activities on the family farm; attendance at Brigham Young Junior High, High School, and University, including comments about playing on basketball and tennis teams; marriage to Patricia Peterson, 1956; training and work as a dentist; service as a bishop at BYU, 1964-1969; teaching religion classes at BYU beginning in 1969; other church and community service; and his family. The first six pages of narrative, covering his life to age five, were written by his mother, Effie Jolley Pinegar.
- Pinegar, Effie Jolley (Person)
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 A short history of my life must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 folder (0.05 linear ft.) : 50 leaves
Brian Reeves, University Archivist, received the history from Ed J. Pinegar at the latter's home on 15 June 1998.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Ed J. Pinegar; 1998.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
- Brigham Young High School (Provo, Utah)
- Brigham Young University -- Sports
- Brigham Young University -- Religion
- Brigham Young University -- Students
- Brigham Young University -- Basketball
- Dentists -- Utah -- Biography
- Home and Family
- Mormon Church -- Utah -- Bishops
- Pinegar, Ed J.
- Pinegar, Patricia
- Provo (Utah)
- Social Life and Customs
- Spanish Fork (Utah)
- Register of A short history of my life
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2010 December 16
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.