History of Ole Van Harris and wife, Annie May Perry Harris

History of Ole Van Harris and wife, Annie May Perry Harris

Dates: approximately 1980

Typewritten biography of Ole Van Harris and Annie May Perry Harris, his wife. Ole was born in Parowan, Utah in 1876 and was raised on ranch near the town. Ole attended Brigham Young Academy, taught school in various places in Utah, and eventually settled in Salt Lake City, Utah to work as a businessman. His wife Annie May Perry Harris was born in Provo, Utah in 1876 and married Ole in 1901.

  • Extent: 1 v. (25 p.)
  • Creator: Olson, Mildred Harris
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2609
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 2609; History of Ole Van Harris and wife, Annie May Perry Harris; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2609, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Muriel Harris Erickson in 1986.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Muriel Harris Erickson; 1986.
Subject Terms
Brigham Young Academy--History; Harris, Annie May Perry, 1876-1941; Harris, Ole Van, 1876-1968; Businessmen--Utah--Salt Lake City--History; Home and Family; Mormons--Utah--Salt Lake City--History; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History; Social Life and Customs; Teachers--Utah--History
Genre / Form
Biography--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).
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History of Ole Van Harris and wife, Annie May Perry Harris
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Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-26T04:11-0700
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