Abbie Hannah Rice Kimball diary

Abbie Hannah Rice Kimball diary

Dates: circa 1893-1961

Collection contains photocopies of a few pages of Abbie Hannah Rice Kimball's diary, a complete typescript of Kimball's diary copied by her daughter, Abbie Kimball Kemp, in the 1960's, a geneological chart, and a few photographs of the Kimball family. Along with these photocopies, the collection likewise contains a selection of excerpts from Kimball's diary made by Elaine Gwilliam Jeffries.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Jeffries, Elaine Gwilliam. -- Kemp, Abbie Kimball, 1905. -- Kimball, Abbie Hannah Rice, 1872-1946
  • Call Number: MSS 1207
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Abbie Hannah Rice Kimball diary 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 1207; Abbie Hannah Rice Kimball diary; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1207, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Ed Haines; 1990.
Subject Terms
Kimball, Abbie Hannah Rice, 1872-1946; Kimball, Joseph Raymon, 1871-1956; Cardston (Alta.)--History--Sources; Diaries; Material Types; Mormon women--Alberta--Cardston--History--Sources; Mormons--Alberta--Cardston--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Kimball (Abbie Hannah Rice) diary
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-06-14T11:00-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon woman living in Cardston, Alberta.

Biographical History

Elaine Gwilliam Jeffries was born in Weiser, Idaho on June 27, 1927. She passed away in Los Angeles, California in June 1987.

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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts