Mary Alice Powell Lindsay papers

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Mary Alice Powell Lindsay papers

Dates: 1965

Typewritten photocopies of letters, family photographs and autobiography. Lindsay discusses her long nursing career and how she raised five children during the Depression after the death of her husband. Included in the collection are several letters of recommendation in support of Lindsay's nomination for Utah Mother of the Year, 1965.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Lindsay, Mary Alice Powell, 1883-1979
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1044
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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 the Mary Alice Powell Lindsay papers 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 1044; Mary Alice Powell Lindsay papers; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1044, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Kenneth Lindsay in 1978.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Kenneth Lindsay; 1978.
Subject Terms
Lindsay family; Correspondence; Material Types; Mormon women--Utah--Salt Lake County--Biography; Nurses--Utah--Salt Lake County--History
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, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Lindsay (Mary Alice Powell) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Paty Shin Hernandez
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-09T04:02-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Utah's first registered nurse.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts