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Naamah Kendall Jenkins Carter Twiss Young papers

Naamah Kendall Jenkins Carter Twiss Young papers

Dates: 1835-1938

Letters, poems, a ledger book, newspaper clippings, programs, a family genealogy, an autograph book, and memorabilia including a lief that rested on the coffin of Brigham Young. The materials relate to Naamah's family and to the genealogy of the Carter family.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Young, Naamah Kendall Jenkins Carter Twiss, 1821-1905
  • Call Number: MSS 1807
  • 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 Papers 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 1807; Papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1807, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Carter family; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877--Death and burial; Home and Family; Mormon women--Utah--Salt Lake City--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--History--Sources; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Account books; Genealogies; Letters; Newspapers; Poetry
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).
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Finding Aid Title
Young (Naamah Kendall Jenkins Carter Twiss) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-02-22T10:31-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon woman who was married to the second president of the Mormon Church, Brigham Young (1801-1877).

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts