Sarah Ann Gillins Eyre autobiography

Sarah Ann Gillins Eyre autobiography

Dates: approximately 1900

Typewritten autobiography. Eyre writes about her childhood and her migration to the United States from England in 1854. She relates her experiences crossing the contintent to Utah as a pioneer.

  • Extent: 1 item (3 p.)
  • Creator: Eyre, Sarah Ann Gillins, 1839-1918
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2639
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Sarah Ann Gillins Eyre 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 2639; Sarah Ann Gillins Eyre autobiography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2639, LTPSC.
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Subject Terms
Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon pioneers--History; Mormon women--Biography; Overland journeys to the Pacific; Pioneers
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Eyre (Sarah Ann Gillins) autobiography
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Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:16-0700
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Biographical History

Mormon woman.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts