Cordelia Morley Cox collection of biographies

Cordelia Morley Cox collection of biographies

Dates: approximately 1880

Photocopy of handwritten biographical sketches of family members. Cordelia Cox writes about Emeline Whiting Cox, Emma Peterson Cox, Jemima Losee Cox, Lydia Losee Cox, Frederick Walter Cox, and Isaac Morley. Also included is Cordelia Cox's testimony to the truthfullness of the Mormon faith. She also writes about her experiences as a plural wife of Frederick Cox.

  • Extent: 1 v. (0.04 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Cox, Cordelia Morley, 1823
  • Call Number: MSS 1152
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Cordelia Morley Cox collection of biographies must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1152; Cordelia Morley Cox collection of biographies; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1152, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Cox family; Home and Family; Mormon women--Utah--Biography; Mormons--Utah--Biography; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Biography
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1152
Finding Aid Title
Cox (Cordelia Morley) collection of biographies
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-23T04:18-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical note

Mormon woman and family biographer.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu