Contents

Dear Ellen, Page 079

Request archival file or update item information
Identifier Dear_Ellen
Title Dear Ellen: Two Mormon Women and Their Letters
Creator Ellsworth, S. George
Subject Clawson, Ellen Spencer, 1832-1896; McGary, Ellen Pratt, 1832-1895
Subject Local Letters; Mormon Pioneers; Mormon History
Description The text of personal letters between Ellen Spencer Clawson and Ellen Pratt McGary written in 1856 through 1857. Publication of these letters also in "Western Humanities Review", volume 13, Spring 1959.
Publisher Tanner Trust Fund University of Utah Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Contributors Series Editors: Cooley, Everett L.; Madsen, Brigham D.; Tyler, S. Lyman; Ward, Margery W.
Date 1974
Type Text
Format image/png
Source "Dear Ellen: two mormon women and their letters"
Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah, The Mormons, and the West, no. 3
Coverage 1832-1896
Rights Management University of Utah, Copyright 2001
Holding Institution University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library
Source Physical Dimensions 14.5 cm x 22.75 cm
Source Characteristics Printed Hard Cover Book
Light Source Epson 860XL cold cathode tube
Scanning Device Epson 860XL flatbed scanner
Resolution 400dpi
Bit Depth 8 bit greyscale
Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks
Metadata Cataloger Jeff Jonsson; Jan Robertson
Call Number BX 8695 C29 E44
ARK ark:/87278/s6p84b4x
Topic Mormon pioneers; Letters
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2006-10-04
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 329271
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6p84b4x

Page Metadata

Identifier Page 079.gif
Title Dear Ellen, Page 079
Description THE LETTERS HERE published come from two collections of family papers. The Addison Pratt Family Papers (APFP), about two hundred and fifty manuscript items, chiefly letters dating from 1828 to 1887, were placed in the editor's hands through the courtesy of Ida Wrathall and Lois H. West for his use in connection with editing the journals and writing a biography of Addison Pratt. Folder 12, Ellen Pratt McGary, Letters Received, contains the Ellen Spencer Clawson letters, together with similar correspondence with Ernmeline B. Wells and others. The Papers of Hiram B. Clawson, in the Western Americana Manuscripts Collection, Marriott Library, the University of Utah (U/U, HBC Papers), are in three boxes and contain about two hundred and seventy manuscript items, chiefly correspondence from 1847 to 1899, numerous newspaper clippings, invitations, programs, and photographs. The collection was a gift of Mildred Greene and Janice Greene Organ, granddaughters of Hiram B. Clawson and Ellen Curtis Spencer Clawson, daughters of Ivie Clawson Greene. It was Hampton C. Godbe, a cousin, who responded to my inquiry into the possible existence of Ellen Pratt letters in the Claw-son family; he and his cousins found them, made them available to me, and have since placed them in the University of Utah Library. Upon bringing these two ends of correspondence together in 1957, an introductory essay was prepared, the letters ed- 79
Format image/png
Source Dear Ellen, two Mormon Women, and Their Letters
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329134
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6p84b4x/329134