Lucy H. Flake journals

Lucy H. Flake journals

Dates: approximately 1894-1899

Holograph journals which contain Flake's autobiography, covering the years 1842 to 1894. Includes details of her life in Beaver, Utah, and a detailed account of her life colonizing Snowflake, Arizona. Also included are details of her funeral by her daughter, Roberta Clayton, and Flake family genealogical data.

  • Extent: 3 folders (0.28 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Flake, Lucy H. (Lucy Hannah), 1842-1900
  • Call Number: MSS SC 13
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Condition restricted; permission to use materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services. Patrons should use photocopies.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Lucy H. Flake journals 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 13; Lucy H. Flake journals; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 13, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Chad Flake; 1953.
Subject Terms
Pioneers; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Immigration and American Expansion; Frontier and pioneer life; Snowflake (Ariz.); Beaver (Utah); Flake family; Flake, William Jordan, 1839-1932; Flake, Lucy H. (Lucy Hannah), 1842-1900
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Diaries
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Flake (Lucy H.) journals
Finding Aid Author
Cory Nimer
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-02-11 15:56:43 -0700.
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Biographical History

Lucy H. Flake (1842-1900) was a Mormon pioneer and early Arizona colonizer.

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