The first log houses in American Fork

The first log houses in American Fork

Dates: 1957

Photocopy of microfilmed copy of a typewritten history. Timpson writes that the first house made of logs in American Fork, Utah, was constructed in 1850. She also tells about similar structures erected in the following decades.

  • Extent: 1 item (3 p.)
  • Creator: Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973
  • Call Number: MSS 2828
  • 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
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from The first log houses in American Fork 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 2828; The first log houses in American Fork; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2828, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298.
Subject Terms
American Fork (Utah)--History; City and Town Life; Log cabins--Utah--American Fork; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Histories
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS2828
Finding Aid Title
First log houses in American Fork
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-12-29T04:10-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Timpson was Camp Historian, North Utah County Company, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Adams Camp, American Fork, Utah.



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