Sketch of Melancthon Wheeler Burgess, pioneer of 1847-1861

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Title Sketch of Melancthon Wheeler Burgess, pioneer of 1847-1861
Collection MSS B 289 The Works Progress Administration (Utah Section) Biographical Sketches, ca. 1930-1941
Source Container Box 2, Folder 49
Date 1934
Subject Burgess, Melancthon Wheeler, 1831-1904; Frontier and pioneer life--Utah--Salt Lake City; Frontier and pioneer life--Utah--Saint George; Mormon pioneers--Biography; Saint George (Utah)--History; Utah Expedition (1857-1858)
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States; Saint George, Washington County, Utah, United States
Creator Burgess, Margaret Viola 1872-1942
Description Handwritten biographical sketch of Melancthon Wheeler Burgess, written by his daughter, Mrs. Margaret V. McIntire of Saint George. He was born in New York State in 1831, and came with his family to Salt Lake City in 1847. He participated in the "Utah War" in 1857, then settled at Saint George in 1861
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 McIntire, Margaret V. Burgess; United States. Works Progress Administration. Utah Section
Language eng
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Scanning Technician Janelle Michaelis; Cedar Gonzales; Alexis Hansen
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Chelsee Boehm; Chris Anderson; Anna Neatrour; Ken Rockwell
ARK ark:/87278/s6j40xrw
Setname dha_wpabs
Date Created 2016-08-12
Date Modified 2016-08-12
ID 702164
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