George Isom autobiography

George Isom autobiography

Dates: 1885

Handwritten original and typewritten copy. Isom describes the temporal and spiritual experiences of his life. He lived in Virgin, Utah and was active in Mormon Church affairs. Also included are patriarchal blessings of some of Isom's children.

  • Extent: 2 items (ca. 200 leaves)
  • Creator: Isom, George, 1846-1885
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1851
  • 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 George Isom autobiography 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 1851; George Isom autobiography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1851, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Isom, George, 1846-1885; Home and Family; Mormons--Great Britain--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Virgin--History--Sources; Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church)--History--Sources; Social Life and Customs; Virgin (Utah)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Autobiographies
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_MSSSC1851
Finding Aid Title
Isom (George) autobiography
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:02-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon from Great Britain.



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