Johnson family biographies

Johnson family biographies

Dates: circa 1950

Typewritten biographies and family histories. The materials relate to the families of Benjamin Franklin Johnson, Utah poneer, Mormon polygamist, farmer, and secretary to the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith. Also included are a biography of Sarah Elizabeth Senior Johnson, daughter-in-law of Benjamin Johnson, and a book of poetry.

  • Extent: 4 items (317 pages)(0.08 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 172
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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 Johnson family biographies 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 172; Johnson family biographies; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 172, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1975.
Subject Terms
Johnson family; Johnson, Benjamin F., 1818-1905; Johnson, Sarah Elizabeth Senior, 1866-; Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Home and Family; Literature; Mormon women--Biography; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Biography--19th century; Poetry--20th Century
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). LDS, Utah and Western American women (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC172
Finding Aid Title
Johnson family biographies
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:58-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon family.



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John Murphy
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