Pulsipher family papers

Pulsipher family papers

Dates: Undated

Contains family genealogical data and biographical sketches, 1708-1970, by Juanita L.P. Brooks including an account of her marriage to L. Ernest Pulsipher, his illness and death, 1920-1921. Also includes two later accounts of this and a biographical sketch of Mary H. Leavitt by Brooks. The papers also include a handwritten collection of abridged speeches made by Mormon general authorities extracted from sermons and general conferences by John Pulsipher, 1854-1856, and minutes of Pulsipher family meetings, 1848-1878, (plus typescripts).

  • Extent: 4 folders (0.4 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Brooks, Juanita, 1898-1989. -- Pulsipher, John, 1827-1891
  • Call Number: MSS SC 558
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Technical Requirements
Family record book, speeches, and minutes are photocopies.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Pulsipher Family Papers 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 558; Pulsipher Family Papers; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 558, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Lynn Pulsipher in 1975 and 1976.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Lynn Pulsipher; 1975, 1976.
Subject Terms
Pulsifer family; Bunkerville (Nev.)--History; Church officers--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Diaries; Material Types; Mormon Church--Doctrines; Santa Clara (Utah)--History
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Pulsipher family papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-23T04:07-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts