Autobiography of Edward Bunker

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Title Autobiography of Edward Bunker
Collection MSS B 289 The Works Progress Administration (Utah Section) Biographical Sketches, ca. 1930-1941
Source Container Box 2, Folder 42
Date 1941-09-29
Subject Bunker, Edward, 1822-1901; Frontier and pioneer life--Utah--Ogden; Frontier and pioneer life--Utah--Toquerville; Frontier and pioneer life--Utah--Santa Clara; Frontier and pioneer life--Bunkerville--Bunkerville; Mormon pioneers--Biography; United States. Army. Mormon Battalion; Polygamy--Utah; Utah War (1857-1858)
Spatial Coverage Toquerville, Washington County, Utah, United States; Santa Clara, Washington County, Utah, United States; Bunkerville, Clark County, Nevada, United States; Ogden, Weber County, Utah, United States
Creator Bunker, Edward, 1822-1901
Description Typescript of a biographical sketch of Edward Bunker, written by himself in 1894. He was born in Maine in 1822, went to the Midwest, and joined the LDS Church in 1845. He joined the Mormon Battalion, marched to California, and arrived in Utah in 1847. Returning east for his family, they finally arrived in Utah in 1850, to settle at Ogden. He later helped to settle Saint George and Santa Clara, Utah, and Bunkerville, Nevada. Original text held by Lois E. Jones of Overton, Nevada, copied by Virginia M. Lee in 1937
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.; Walker, Donald K.; Bunker, George S.; 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/s69c92kz
Setname dha_wpabs
Date Created 2016-08-12
Date Modified 2016-08-12
ID 702069
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s69c92kz
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