The organ donor / Jessica Smith

The organ donor / Jessica Smith

Dates: 1998 January 20

Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Jessica Smith, who collected information from Erin Black. A young artist dies of cancer and donates her functioning organs. The young man who receives her eyes goes to meet her parents to thank them and sees that the young artist's paintings of her ideal mate look just like him.

  • Extent: 1 p.
  • Call Number: FA 7 6.0.3.1
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; William A. Wilson Folklore Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Wilson Folklore Archives must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Note
Collector was informant's roommate.
Preferred Citation
The organ donor / Jessica Smith; FA 7; Collection of contemporary legends; L. Tom Perry Special Collections; William A. Wilson Folklore Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
Genre / Form
College students' writings; Folklore
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_FA7
Finding Aid Title
Collection of contemporary legends
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Kristi Young
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-08-22T08:44-0600
Finding Aid Language
English


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Kristi Young
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kristi_young@byu.edu