William Whitehead Taylor journal

William Whitehead Taylor journal

Dates: 1875-1885

Unbound pages with handwritten entries, mostly in pencil, and a bound journal with handwritten entries in ink. The former covers 1876-1878 and the latter 1875-1876 as well as part of 1885. Both largely describe farming activities.

  • Extent: 2 items (100 leaves)
  • Creator: Taylor, William Whitehead, 1828-1907
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1742
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th 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 William Whitehead Taylor journal 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 1742; William Whitehead Taylor journal; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1742, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Helen Taylor Allison in 1980.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Helen Taylor Allison; 1980.
Subject Terms
Agriculture--Utah--Lehi--History--Sources; Immigration and American Expansion; Lehi (Utah)--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Lehi--History--Sources; Pioneers
Genre / Form
Diaries
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1742
Finding Aid Title
Taylor (William Whitehead) journal
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:59-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

English convert to the Mormon Church who settled in Lehi, Utah, farmed and established a store there, and was very active in local theater.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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