George Edward Anderson diaries

George Edward Anderson diaries

Dates: 1895-1928

Handwritten diaries for the years 1895-1904, 1908-1909, 1914-1915, and 1919-1920. Anderson writes about his family life, his studio in Springville, Utah, and his travels throughout southern Utah with his tent gallery. Three of the items deal with his mission for the Mormon Church in England and describe Anderson's photographing of Mormon history landmarks in the Eastern United States.

  • Extent: 11 v. (1 box)
  • Creator: Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928
  • Call Number: MSS 1477
  • 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: Photocopies for patron use. Originals are condition restricted.
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 Diaries must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Note
Collection of glass plates transferred to photoarchives.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1477; George Edward Anderson diaries; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1477, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928--Diaries; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--England--History--Sources; Photographers--Utah--Springville--History--Sources; Springville (Utah)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Diaries
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1477
Finding Aid Title
Anderson (George Edward) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:27-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Photographer living in Springville, Utah.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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