Biographical sketch of Ether E. McBride

Biographical sketch of Ether E. McBride

Dates: 1920

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typed autobiography. McBride was born in Scotland in 1848 and came to Utah by handcart in 1856. He did not specify which handcart company he travelled with. He lived in Ogden and later in Grantsville, Utah. He played with Indian children in the Ogden area and learned their language and customs.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : 2 p.
  • Creator: McBride, Ether E. (Ether Enos), 1848-1933
  • Call Number: MSS SC 3316
  • 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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Initial citation: MSS SC 3316; Biographical sketch of Ether E. McBride; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 3316, LTPSC.
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This item was photocopied from the 920 microfilm collection, reel 51.
Subject Terms
McBride, Ether E. (Ether Enos), 1848-1933; Grantsville (Utah)--History; Immigration and American Expansion; Indians of North America--Utah; Mormon handcart companies; Ogden (Utah)--History; Pioneers; Utah--Emigration and immigration
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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McBride (Ether E.), Biographical sketch of
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-16T04:23-0600
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Biographical/Historical note

McBride was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from Scotland.

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