The memorandum of Mary H. Parker

The memorandum of Mary H. Parker

Dates: approximately 1850

Photocopy of a handwritten autobiographical account. Mary Richards writes about her conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England, resistance after her baptism, and talks a lot about her association with Heber C. Kimball, an apostle in the LDS Church. Also included is a newspaper clipping which is an obituary of Phinehas Richards, Mary's father-in-law and an early settler of Sanpete County, Utah.

  • Extent: 2 items (12 p.)
  • Creator: Richards, Mary Haskins Parker, 1825-1860
  • Call Number: MSS 637
  • 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 Memorandum of Mary H. Parker 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 637; The memorandum of Mary H. Parker; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 637, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Apostles--History; Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868; Richards, Mary Haskins Parker, 1825-1860; Richards, Phineas (Phineas Howe), 1788-1874; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon women--History; Mormons--England--History--Sources; Pioneers
Genre / Form
Autobiographies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS637
Finding Aid Title
Memorandum of Mary H. Parker
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-19T04:18-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon woman.



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