Artemisia Sidnie Myers Foote reminiscences

Artemisia Sidnie Myers Foote reminiscences

Dates: approximately 1850-1899

Artemisia accompanied her mother to the site of the "Haun's Mill Massacre" of 1838 shortly after the incident. Two of her brothers were wounded in that affair. She describes what she saw of the dead and wounded and also tells how she felt at the time. She also quotes what her brother, George Myers, said of the experience of being wounded in the incident.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (2 p.)
  • Creator: Foote, Artemisia Sidnie Myers, 1829
  • Call Number: MSS SC 999
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th 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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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Reminiscences 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 999; Artemisia Sidnie Myers Foote reminiscences; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 999, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Church Archives in 1978.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Church Archives; 1978.
Subject Terms
Myers, George; Haun's Mill Massacre, Mo., 1838; Immigration and American Expansion; Pioneers
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Foote (Artemisia Sidnie Myers) reminiscences
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Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:12-0700
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts