John and Louisa Thalmann Hasler autobiography

John and Louisa Thalmann Hasler autobiography

Dates: approximately 1900

Typescript of an autbiography edited by Helen C. Stark in 1963. Louisa Hasler writes about her conversion to the Mormon Church; her association with her brother-in-law, Hans Ulrich Winkler; her migration to Utah; and her life in Mt. Pleasant. Also included is a typed autobiography of Louisa's husband, John Hasler. John writes about his association with Hans Ulrich Winkler, his conversion to the Mormon Church, his migration to Utah, and his life in Mt. Pleasant.

  • Extent: 2 items (0.04 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hasler, John, 1939-1914. -- Hasler, Louisa Thalmann, 1843
  • Call Number: MSS 1142
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from John and Louisa Thalmann Hasler autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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Initial citation: MSS 1142; John and Louisa Thalmann Hasler autobiography; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1142, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Hasler, John, 1939-1914; Hasler, Louisa Thalmann, 1843-; Winkler, Hans Ulrich, 1838-1904; Home and Family; Mormon pioneers--History--Sources; Mormon women--Utah--Mount Pleasant--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Mount Pleasant--History--Sources; Mount Pleasant (Utah)--History--Sources; Social Life and Customs; Swiss Americans--Utah--Mount Pleasant--History--Sources
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Hasler (John and Louisa Thalmann) autobiography
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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Biographical note

Convert to the Mormon Church in Switzerland, pioneer to Utah, and a resident of Mt. Pleasant, Utah. She died in 1930.

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