Biography of Esmeralda Andrus McKell

Biography of Esmeralda Andrus McKell

Dates: 1945

Photocopy of a carbon copy. Presented at a meeting of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers on 12 April 1945. Esmeralda Andrus McKeel (1865-1926) was born in Draper, Utah. For most of her adult life, she lived in Spanish Fork, Utah, during the winters and worked at her husband's ranch at he junction of the Spanish Fork and Diamond Fork rivers. She was active in the Mormon Church and had ten children.

  • Extent: 1 item (12 leaves)
  • Creator: Stone, Lucy McKell
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1071
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 Biography of Esmeralda Andrus McKell 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 1071; Biography of Esmeralda Andrus McKell; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1071, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Hyrum Andrus in 1978.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Hyrum Andrus; 1978.
Subject Terms
McKell, Esmeralda Andrus, 1865-1926; Home and Family; Mormon women--Utah--Spanish Fork--Biography; Ranchers' spouses--Utah--Spanish Fork--Biography; Social Life and Customs; Spanish Fork (Utah)--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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Biography of Esmeralda Andrus McKell
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Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:38-0600
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