Biographical sketch of the life of Jacob Christensen and family

Update item information
Title Biographical sketch of the life of Jacob Christensen and family
Collection MSS B 289 The Works Progress Administration (Utah Section) Biographical Sketches, ca. 1930-1941
Source Container Box 2, Folder 76
Date 1938-07-14
Subject Christensen, Jacob, 1827-1915; Christensen, Anna Marberg, 1850-1937; Frontier and pioneer life--Utah--Mount Pleasant; Mormon pioneers--Biography; Immigrants--Utah--Biography; Polygamy--Utah; Mount Pleasant (Utah)--History; Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872
Spatial Coverage Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Creator Christensen, Jacob, 1827-1915
Description Typescript of a biographical sketch of Jacob Christensen, taken from historical records compled by his granddaughter, Olea Thompson of Mount Pleasant. He was born in Denmark in 1827, and came to Utah in 1859, settling at Mount Pleasant. He married three times, and the sketch includes details on his wives' families. Typed by Grant Borg of Mount Pleasant in 1938
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 Thompson, Olea; Borg, Grant; 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/s6mp77gt
Setname dha_wpabs
Date Created 2016-08-12
Date Modified 2016-08-12
ID 701482
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6mp77gt
Back to Search Results