Artemesia Draper Anderson biography

Artemesia Draper Anderson biography

Dates: 1978

Typescript of a biography of Artemesia Draper Anderson. Anderson was born and grew up in Moroni, Utah, where she married, raised her children, and supplemented her family income through midwifery. In 1891 she became one of Utah's first licensed practical nurses.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.06 linear ft.) : (5 p.)
  • Creator: Westenskow, Grace B., 1911-2003
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1021
  • 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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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1021; Artemesia Draper Anderson biography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1021, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Grace B. Westenskow in 1978.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Grace B. Westenskow; 1978.
Subject Terms
Biography--20th century; Biography--19th century; Mormon women--Utah--Sanpete County--Biography; Nurses--Utah--Sanpete County--History; Medicine and Health; Science, Technology, and Health; Midwives--Utah--Sanpete County--History; Sanpete County (Utah)--History; Westenskow, Grace B., 1911-2003; Anderson, Artemesia Draper, 1857-1940
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Anderson (Artemesia Draper) biography
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-08-11 09:22:14 -0600.
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