William and Annette Curtis collection of George Washington Carver items

William and Annette Curtis collection of George Washington Carver items

Dates: 1910-1951

Recipes, personal letters, photographs, envelope, and memorial coin of George Washington Carver, dated 1910-1951.

  • Extent: 3 folders (0.6 linear ft.). -- 1 oversize box (1.5 linear ft.). -- 1 carton (1 linear ft.). -- 1 half box (0.25 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943
  • Call Number: MSS 6223 Series 1 Subseries 2
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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 William and Annette Curtis collection of African Americana and church history materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
William and Annette Curtis collection of George Washington Carver items; MSS 6223; William and Annette Curtis collection of African Americana and LDS Church history materials; L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
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More detailed finding aid available in repository upon request.
Subject Terms
Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Hawaii--History; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missouri; Tuskegee Institute; Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915; African Americans--History--19th century; African Americans--History--20th century; Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Civil Rights--United States--History; Politics, Government, and Law; Social classes--United States--History
Genre / Form
Coins; Envelopes (Stationery); Letters; Photographs; Postcards; Recipes
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS6223
Finding Aid Title
Curtis (William and Annette) collection of African Americana and church history materials
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Melissa Cowles, Elizabeth Ballif, and Anne Wiederhold student manuscript processors, and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:02-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

William Curtis was born in July 1936, and his wife, Annette Wegner Curtis was born in 1938. Together, they work as historians in Independence, Missouri, and mainly focus on African Americana and Mormon church history. They have each published several books.



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