Laura J. Adamson account of a dream

Laura J. Adamson account of a dream

Dates: 1916

Typewritten autobiographical account of a dream told by Laura J. Adamson. The story was written down by Susa Young Gates. Adamson relates that the dream gave her information relating to a brutal murder of Adamson family members, and she says that the murdered people came back from the dead to tell her to commit herself more fully to the Mormon faith.

  • Extent: 1 item (3 pages)
  • Creator: Gates, Susa Young, 1856-1933. -- Adamson, Laura J.
  • Call Number: MSS 127
  • 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.
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 Account of a dream 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 127; Laura J. Adamson account of a dream; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 127, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Carey (Idaho)--History; Mormon women--Idaho--Carey--History; Home and Family; Social Life and Customs; Gates, Susa Young, 1856-1933; Adamson, Laura J.
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Account of a dream
Finding Aid Author
Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-11-23 12:45:09 -0700.
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

Mormon woman living in Carey, Idaho.

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