Joseph Raymond Dewey memories

Joseph Raymond Dewey memories

Dates: 1995

Contains histories of author's ancestors, together with poems, genealogy, funeral talks, speeches, and pictures. Includes autobiographical accounts by Nellie L. Dewey, Elijah K. Fuller, Edward M. Thurman, Horace S. Rawson, Violet M. Dewey and J. Raymond Dewey; biographical sketches of Lewis C. Rogerson, Fannie V. Smith, Matilda S. Farnes, George U. Smith, John Cook Dewey, John Cyrus Dewey, S. Annie C. Dewey, Sarah U. Child, Mary Ann G. Perkes, and Jane M. Dean; and a large number of family group sheets. Includes a name index.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.30 linear ft.) : 717 p. ; 1 v. ; 28 cm.
  • Creator: Dewey, Joseph Raymond, 1912. -- Dewey, Nellie Lorena Thurman, 1886-1972. -- Dewey, Violet McKenzie Rogerson, 1911. -- Fuller, Elijah Knapp, 1811-1897. -- Rawson, Horace Strong, 1799-1882. -- Thurman, Edward Moroni, 1847-1931
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2973
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public relations.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Joseph Raymond Dewey memories 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 2973; Joseph Raymond Dewey memories; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2973, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Gift of Joseph Raymond Dewey in 1999.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Joseph Raymond Dewey; 1999.
Subject Terms
Colleges and Universities; Education; Family histories
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Biography--20th century; Electronic books; Genealogies; Poetry--20th century; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Typescripts
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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Finding Aid Title
Dewey (Joseph Raymond) memories
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:04-0700
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Biographical note

Managed Brigham Young University property in Idaho for twenty years.

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