Robert D. Adams diary and autobiographical anecdotes

Robert D. Adams diary and autobiographical anecdotes

Dates: 1935-1950

Holograph descriptions of events in Torrey, Escalante, Teasdale, Hurricane, Orderville and St. George, Utah, the latter the location of Adams' photographic studio.

  • Extent: 2 items (2 v.)
  • Creator: Adams, Robert D. (Robert Darius), 1881-1956
  • Call Number: MSS SC 350
  • 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 research.
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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 Robert D. Adams diary and autobiographical anecdotes must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Diary, 1935; autobiographical anecdotes, 1950.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 350; Robert D. Adams diary and autobiographical anecdotes; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 350, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Gift of Burt Adams, 1975.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Burt Adams; 1975.
Subject Terms
City and Town Life; Escalante (Utah)--History; Hurricane (Utah)--History; Orderville (Utah)--History; Photographers--Utah; Saint George (Utah)--History; Social Life and Customs; Teasdale (Utah)--History; Torrey (Utah)--History; Washington County (Utah)--History; Wayne County (Utah)--History
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Diaries
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
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Finding Aid Title
Adams (Robert D.) diary and autobiographical anecdotes
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-23T04:02-0700
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Biographical History

Southwestern Utah Mormon photographer and musician.

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