Ansil Perse Harmon diary

Ansil Perse Harmon diary

Dates: 1882-1885

Handwritten diary documenting Harmon's daily activities as a farmer in Holden, Utah. The diary was kept on pages 1 through 32. A handwritten copy of a patriarchal blessing is found on pages 156 through 162.

  • Extent: 1 v. (39 p.)(0.18 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Harmon, Ansil Perse, 1832-1908
  • Call Number: MSS 971
  • 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 Diary must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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Initial citation: MSS 971; Ansil Perse Harmon diary; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 971, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Harmon, Ansil Perse, 1832-1908--Diaries; Agriculture; Agriculture and Natural Resources; City and Town Life; Farmers--Utah--Holden--History--Sources; Holden (Utah)--History--Sources; Home and Family; Mormons--Utah--Holden--History--Sources; Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church)--History; Social Life and Customs
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Harmon (Ansil Perse) diary
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:21-0700
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Historical note

Farmer in Holden, Utah.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts