Emily M. Carlisle family papers
Emily M. Carlisle family papers
The collection consists of correspondence, invitations, daybooks, planners, deeds, checks, receipts, traveling pamphlets, postcards, newspaper clippings, graduation and wedding announcements, and photographs. Collection contains mostly the correspondence of Emily Carlisle (Mrs. H.C. Carlisle), especially between Emily and her daughter Isabelle, 1894-1957.
- Extent: 2 cartons (2 linear ft.)
- Creator: Carlisle, Emily M. (Emily McDonald), 1886-1975
- Call Number: MSS 6071
- 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
- Conditions of Use
- It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Carlisle family 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 6071; Carlisle family papers; 19th Century Western and Mormon Americana ; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6071, LTPSC.
- Custodial History
- Purchased from Peter Crawley in 1987.
- Acquisition Information
- Purchased; Peter Crawley; 1987
- Separated Material
- Separated from other materials purchased from Peter Crawley in 1987.
- Subject Terms
- Carlisle family; Carlisle, Emily M. (Emily McDonald), 1886-1975--Archives; Carlisle, Isabelle, 1925-2000--Correspondence; Home and Family; Social Life and Customs
- Genre / Form
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Letters; Pamphlets; Photographs
- Processing Information
- Processed; Melissa Cowles, student processor and John Murphy, curator; 2008.
- Appraisal Information
- 19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
- Finding Aid ID Number
- Finding Aid Title
- Carlisle (Emily M.) family papers
- Finding Aid Author
- Finding aid prepared by Melissa Cowles, student processor and John Murphy, curator
- Finding Aid Creator
- This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:01-0600
- Finding Aid Language
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
- Biographical Info:
The Carlisle family consists of Emily Stevenson McDonald Carlisle who married Harvey Cartwright Carlisle. They had two children, Isabelle and Frank.
Emily Stevenson McDonald Carlisle was born on 6 September 1886 in Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah to Francis McDonald and Emily Rozella Stevenson. She married Harvey Cartwright Carlisle on 19 July 1923 in Salt Lake City. She had two children, Isabelle and Frank. She died 24 January 1975 in San Luis Obispo, California.
Isabelle Carlisle was born on 9 August 1925 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Harvey Cartwright Carlisle and Emily Stevenson McDonald. She married Grant Packard on 15 August 1955 in Salt Lake City, Utah. She died 18 July 2000 in San Luis Obispo, California. Based on the correspondence in the collection, Isabelle spent time abroad, as letters to her mother and brother are from various states and European countries in the early 1950s.
Frank McDonald Carlisle was born 12 March 1927 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Harvey Cartwright Carlisle and Emily Stevenson McDonald. He died 27 June 1987 in New York. From the correspondence it seems that he worked as a teacher.
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