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Biographical sketch of Joshua Adams : pioneer of Utah 1848, pioneer of American Fork 1850

Biographical sketch of Joshua Adams : pioneer of Utah 1848, pioneer of American Fork 1850

Dates: 1933

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Joshua Adams was born in 1833 in Canada, and his family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1836. He migrated to Utah in 1848 and later settled in American Fork. He was a farmer and a rancher, had a large family, and died in 1906.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (6 p.)
  • Creator: Okey, Cynthia Adams
  • Call Number: MSS 2402
  • 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: 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 Biographical sketch of Joshua Adams : pioneer of Utah 1848, pioneer of American Fork 1850 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 2402; Biographical sketch of Joshua Adams : pioneer of Utah 1848, pioneer of American Fork 1850; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2402, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.
Subject Terms
Mormon pioneers; Pioneers; Immigration and American Expansion; American Fork (Utah)--History; Okey, Cynthia Adams; Adams, Joshua, 1833-1906
Genre / Form
Biography; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS2402
Finding Aid Title
Biographical sketch of Joshua Adams : pioneer of Utah 1848, pioneer of American Fork 1850
Finding Aid Author
Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-12-08 09:19:37 -0700.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

Okey was a writer of family histories and the daughter of Joshua Adams.



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