Madoline Cloward Dixon papers

Madoline Cloward Dixon papers

Dates: 1855-1949

Handwritten research papers composed by Dixon's students. The papers were written by her students after interviewing persons who settled in and around Payson. Also included are essays by Aurora Wilson relating to Payson, copies of handwritten newspapers called "The Philomatheon Literary Gazette," and a record of hours spend by various persons to build the wall around Payson in 1855.

  • Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Dixon, Madoline Cloward. -- Wilson, Aurora
  • Call Number: MSS 1811
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 1811; Papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1811, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Education; Elementary and Secondary Education; Fortification--Utah--Payson--History--Sources; Mormons--Newspapers--Utah--Payson--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Payson--History--Sources; Payson (Utah)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Histories; Newspapers
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
Dixon (Madoline Cloward) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-02-23T09:54-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon woman, author, and teacher in Payson, Utah.

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