James Humphries biography

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Title James Humphries biography
Collection MSS B 289 The Works Progress Administration (Utah Section) Biographical Sketches, ca. 1930-1941
Source Container Box 5, Folder 24
Date 1934; 1937-02-09
Subject Humphries, James, 1831-1923; Frontier and pioneer life--Utah--Virgin; Australia--Colonization; Mormon pioneers--Biography; Immigrants--Utah--Biography; Indians of North America--Utah--History; Washington County (Utah)--History
Spatial Coverage Virgin, Washington County, Utah, United States; Monroe, Sevier County, Utah, United States
Creator Humphries, James, 1831-1923
Description Transcript of an autobiography written in 1910 by James Humphries. He was born in England in 1831, went to Australia in 1850, joined the LDS Church there, and came to Utah in 1858. He first lived at Ogden, then went to Virgin. Copied by Virginia M. Lee in 1937
Comments Note: While he gave his birth year as 1831, his headstone says 1832
Rights Management Online access. Reproduction and use by permission from Utah State History.
Publisher Published by Utah State History; digitized and hosted by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Conversion Specifications Original scanned on Epson Expression 10000 XL and saved as 400 ppi TIFF. Display image generated in Adobe Acrobat Pro X as a pdf.
Date Digital 2016-04-19
Contributor Lee, Virginia M.; United States. Works Progress Administration. Utah Section
Language eng
Is Part of http://heritage.utah.gov/apps/history/findaids/B00289/B0289.xml
Scanning Technician Janelle Michaelis; Cedar Gonzales; Alexis Hansen
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Chelsee Boehm; Chris Anderson; Anna Neatrour; Ken Rockwell
ARK ark:/87278/s68w5jk3
Setname dha_wpabs
Date Created 2016-08-11
Date Modified 2016-08-11
ID 699717
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68w5jk3
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