Cora Lindsay Bennion memorabilia

Cora Lindsay Bennion memorabilia

Dates: 1943-1975

Newsclippings, letters of congradulation, and certificates relating to becoming Utah's Mother of the year and on having her one hundred birthday anniversary. The congradulatory missives are from Spencer W. Kimball; president of the Mormon Church, Calvin Rampton; governor of the state of Utah, and Gerald Ford; president of the United States.

  • Extent: 13 items
  • Creator: Bennion, Cora Lindsay, 1874-1975
  • Call Number: MSS SC 906
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from XXX 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 906; Cora Lindsay Bennion memorabilia; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 906, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Home and Family; Mormon women; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Souvenirs (Keepsakes)
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
Bennion (Cora Lindsay) memorabilia
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:37-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon temple worker; Utah mother of the year for 1952; wife of Milton Bennion, a Mormon general authority.

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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts