Ernest DeAlton Partridge papers

Ernest DeAlton Partridge papers

Dates: 1895-1988

Ernest DeAlton Partridge's Papers include the following: 1) A commencement program for the Union Literary Society, 1895; 2) A booklet, "Kindergarten Announcements," 1904-1905; 3) Souvenir Album for Brigham Young University, with pictures of students, 1904; 4) Book, "Field Notes E. D. Partridge Summer of '98 M. A. C. Mich." containing clippings and glue-ins collected by Ruth Partridge in 1923; 5) Book, "Club D./M. A. C./ E.D. Partidge," with his finances, and his accounts with various people; 6) Book, "Notes on Enginering[sic] and Enginering[sic] Practice" full of engineering sketches, calculations and notes. 7) Book of grocery purchases 1900; 8) The third volume of Partridge's journal in a brown hardback book, June 10, 1900- May 2, 1923; 9) Loose papers that were in the journal; 10) Stack of hole-punched, typed papers entitled "O. S. Trovata Reunion, October, 1987" with an envelope addressed to Nell Partridge, 1988.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Partridge, Ernest DeAlton, 1869-1923
  • Call Number: MSS 4153
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Ernest DeAlton Partridge 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 4153; Ernest DeAlton Partridge papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4153, LTPSC.
Custodial History
These items were donated to Special Collections in 1995.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Cathleen Partridge; 1995.
Related Material
These items are part of the 20th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.
Subject Terms
Partridge family; Colleges and Universities; Education; Engineering--Education--Utah--Provo; Home and Family; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Diaries; Papers (Document genres); Yearbooks
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Partridge (Ernest DeAlton) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-05T04:18-0700
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Biographical History

Ernest DeLaton Partridge was born June, 13, 1869 in Fillmore, Millard Co., Utah. He married Elizabeth May Truman somewhere in Utah on August 16, 1896. He passed away on May 2, 1923 near Price, Carbon Co., Utah.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts