Isaura Bentley Abegg diaries

Isaura Bentley Abegg diaries

Dates: 1952-1971

Photocopies of handwritten diaries for the years 1952, 1964, and 1966 through 1971. Abegg was a student at Brigham Young University in 1952 and was closely associated with the university in later years. She talks of her daily activities, association with Brigham Young University, and Mormon Church responsibilities.

  • Extent: 8 v. (ca. 800 leaves)
  • Creator: Abegg, Isaura Bentley
  • Call Number: MSS 1642
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • 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 Diaries 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 1642; Diaries; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1642, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Myrlon B. Abegg; 1980.
Subject Terms
Abegg, Isaura Bentley; City and Town Life; Mormon women--Utah--Provo--History--Sources; Provo (Utah)--History--Sources; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Diaries
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
UPB_MSS1642
Finding Aid Title
Abegg (Isaura Bentley) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-01-12T13:29-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon woman living in Provo, Utah.



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