Personal history of Frances Parrish Barlow
Scope and Contents
Details her childhood in Centerville, Utah; attendance at University of Utah and Utah State University; work as a schoolteacher; marriage; travels; church service, including a Latter-day Saint welfare mission to Oklahoma, 1977-1978; and teaching at BYU. Includes original poetry; significant information about her husband, Joel C. Barlow, their children, and other family members; and photographic images. Also includes autobiographical sketches of her parents, Parley P. Parrish and Elizabeth Collings Parrish; and biographical sketches of her grandparents, James Collings Jr., Frances Phoebe Rich Collings, Joel Parrish, and Elizabeth Bratton Parrish.
- Parrish, Elizabeth Collings (Person)
- Parrish, Parley P. (Person)
- Barlow, Frances Parrish, 1911- (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
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Faculty member, College of Family Living, Brigham Young University, 1952-1975.
1 item (ca. 300 p.)
Carol Ottesen, historian of the Emeritus Alumnus Association, telephoned and invited Frances Barlow to share a copy of her personal history with University Archives, as part of the Professional Papers Program. Brian Reeves borrowed the original history from Sister Barlow on 22 September 1999, and had it photocopied for the archives.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Brian Reeves; 1999.
LDS, Utah, and Western American women (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).
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- Elisa Visick
- 2010 December 17
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.