May Louise Hunt Larson papers

May Louise Hunt Larson papers

Dates: 1933-1965

Holographs, typescripts, and photocopies. The collection includes writings by Larson concerning the move her family made from Utah to Arizona, a history of Snowflake Latter-day Saint Stake Academy, biographies of Addison Pratt and Emma Hale Smith, and a birthdate record of members of the Snowflake Latter-day Saint Stake, Arizona. Also includes a biography of Larson by her daughter, Louise L. Comish and Larson's funeral program.

  • Extent: 9 items
  • Creator: Larson, May Louise Hunt, 1860-1943
  • Call Number: MSS SC 540
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from May Louise Hunt Larson papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Collection maintained in original order.
Conditions of Use
Open for public research. Some originals restricted.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 540; May Louise Hunt Larson papers; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 540, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Norma L. Elliot in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Norma L. Elliot; 1975.
Subject Terms
Pratt, Addison, d. 1872; Smith, Emma Hale; Colleges and Universities; Education; Home and Family; Immigration and American Expansion; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
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).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Larson (May Louise Hunt) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:33-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon pioneer.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts