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Jennie Anderson Froiseth letters and advertisement

Jennie Anderson Froiseth letters and advertisement

Dates: 1881-1882

Collection includes four letters by Froiseth written between 1881 and 1882 as part of her work to abolish polygamy. Two of the letters are on the printed stationery of the Anti-Polygamy Standard. Also includes a manuscript advertisement.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Froiseth, Jennie Anderson, 1849-1930
  • Call Number: MSS 3875
  • 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.
  • Images: http://cdm15999.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15999coll24/id/30347
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 Jennie Anderson Froiseth letters and advertisement 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 3875; Jennie Anderson Froiseth letters and advertisement; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3875, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Rick Grunder; 1992.
Subject Terms
Polygamy--United States--History; Women authors--United States--History; Material Types; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Controversial literature; Froiseth, Jennie Anderson, 1849-1930
Genre / Form
Letters; Advertisements
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS3875
Finding Aid Title
Froiseth (Jennie Anderson) letters and advertisement
Finding Aid Author
Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2017-02-24 14:35:50 -0700.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

Jenie Anderson Froiseth (1849-1930) was the author of "The Women of Mormonism: The Story of Polygamy As Told by the Victims Themselves."

Jennie Anderson Froiseth was born in 1849 in New York. She was married to a civil engineer named Bernard M. Froiseth and had two children, named Ethel R. (4-years-old in 1880) and Bernard A. (5 months old in 1880). She wrote a book called "The Women of Mormonism: The Story of Polygamy As Told by the Victims Themselves in 1882." Jennie Anderson Froiseth died in 1930 in Salt Lake City, Utah.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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