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Evelyn Brady Beck letters to Leota Brady Winkler

Evelyn Brady Beck letters to Leota Brady Winkler

Dates: 1972-2005

Contains handwritten and signed letters addressed to Evelyn's older sister, Leota Brady Winkler, who was living in Tooele, Utah, from 1972-2005. Evelyn wrote about family members and events.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Beck, Evelyn Brady, 1927. -- Winkler, Leota Brady, 1917-2013
  • Call Number: MSS 8298
  • 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.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Evelyn Brady Beck letters to Leota Brady Winkler must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Located in Box 594.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 8298; Evelyn Brady Beck letters to Leota Brady Winkler; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8298; LTPSC.
Custodial History
Albert Winkler, Evelyn's nephew and Leota Brady Winkler's son, donated this collection to Special Collections in 2013.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Albert Winkler; 2013.
Subject Terms
Beck, Evelyn Brady, 1927---Correspondence; Winkler family; Kearns (Utah); Material Types; Mormon women--Utah--Correspondence
Genre / Form
Processing Information
Processed; Peter Hoyt, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2013.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007.)
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Beck (Evelyn Brady) letters to Leota Brady Winkler
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Peter Hoyt and John M. Murphy
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-12-01T04:05-0700
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Leota Brady Winkler (1917-2013) was a Mormon woman in Utah.

Leota Brady was born on October 11, 1917 in Fairview, Utah to Sidney Alphonso Brady and Della Hurst. She attended schools in Fairview, and graduated from North Sanpete High School in 1936. She married Wendell A. Winkler on June 25, 1941 in Manti, Utah. She served in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in a variety of positions. She also worked at the Tooele Army Depot between 1962 and 1983. Winkler died on January 31, 2013 in Grantsville, Utah.

Biographical History

Evelyn Brady Beck (1927- ) is a Mormon woman from Utah.

Evelyn Brady was born on February 2, 1927 in Fairview, Utah to Sidney Alphonso Brady and Della Hurst. She married Donald Marshall Beck (1925-2012) in 1944 in Manti, Utah, and they moved to Texas during his military service. They later moved to Kearns, Utah, where they lived for thirty-three years. She and her husband retired to Fairview, Utah, where they worked as ordinance workers in the Manti Temple.

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