Laura Moench Jenkins biographies

Laura Moench Jenkins biographies

Dates: 1920-1940

Photocopies of biographies of Louis Frederick Moench by Laura Moench Jenkins and Howard C. Moench. Laura's account has some fanciful conversation in it as well as copies of letters. Howard's record contains some brief memories he has of his father. Lewis was born in 1846 in Germany and emigrated to the United States in 1852. He settled in Ogden, Utah where he was an educator.

  • Extent: 2 items (71 leaves)(0.09 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Jenkins, Laura Moench. -- Moench, Howard C.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 960
  • 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 Laura Moench Jenkins biographies 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 960; Laura Moench Jenkins biographies; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 960, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Howard C. Moench in 1978.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Howard C. Moench; 1978.
Subject Terms
Moench, Louis Frederick, 1846-1916; Education--Utah--Ogden--History; Educators--Utah--Ogden--Biography; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormons--Utah--Ogden--Biography; Ogden (Utah)--Biography; Overland Journeys to the Western United States
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
Jenkins (Laura Moench) biographies
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:38-0600
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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts