Letters to her Utah folks

Letters to her Utah folks

Dates: 1856-1899

Letters from Davidson to her father, Fielding Garr, her mother, Pauline Turner Garr, her sister, Nancy Garr Badger Stringham, and her nephew, Rodney C. Badger, written from Richmond, Indiana concerning family, the Civil War, polygamy and the persecution of the Mormons. Also includes genealogical information and a letter from Virginia B. Cutler to R.L. Ashby concerning the Davidson letters.

  • Extent: 16 items
  • Creator: Davidson, Eliza Jane Garr, 1821-1901
  • Call Number: MSS SC 10
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letters to her Utah folks 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 SC 10; Letters to her Utah folks; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 10, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Garr family; Home and Family; Persecution--Utah; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Social Life and Customs; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
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Letters to her Utah letters
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:38-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts