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George H. Robinson photograph collection, 1896-1916

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Robinson, George Henry, 1868-1950.
Title
George H. Robinson photograph collection
Dates
1896-1916 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 box, (1.5 linear ft. )
Collection Number
USU_P0272
Summary
Five oversized group portraits, all but one of which include George H. Robinson in the image. The photographs show LDS missionaries to England, female members of the LDS Church in England, and the 10th Session of the Utah House of Representatives (1916).
Repository
Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Special Collections and Archives
Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
Logan, UT
84322-3000
Telephone: 435-797-2663
Fax: 435-797-2880
scweb@usu.edu
Access Restrictions
Open to public research.
Languages
English.

Biographical NoteReturn to Top

George H. Robinson (1868-1950) was a resident of Laketown in Rich County, Utah where he owned and operated a mercantile store. He was a missionary to England in 1896 and 1897 and he served as Laketown's ward bishop from 1905 to 1934. He also served as the Rich County Superintendent of Education from 1903 to 1905, and as a member of the school board from 1917 to 1935.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection consists of five oversized group portraits which (aside from 1:03) include George H. Robinson in the image. The photographs show LDS missionaries to England, female members of the LDS Church in England, and the 10th Session of the Utah House of Representatives (1916). All but one photograph by W.H. Parkinson, West Bowling, Bradford.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright

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Permission to publish material from the George H. Robinson photograph collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Photograph Curator and/or the Special Collections Department Head.

Alternative Forms Available

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Preferred Citation

George H. Robinson photograph collection, 1896-1916. (P0272). Utah State University. Special Collections & Archives Department.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1 1:01: LDS Missionaries in England, George H. Robinson, eighth from left in second row, Photo by W.H. Parkinson, West Bowling, Bradford, taken about 1896-1897
1 1:02: LDS Missionaries in England, George H. Robinson, first on left in front row, Photo by W.H. Parkinson, West Bowling, Bradford, taken about 1896-1897
1 1:03: Lady members of the LDS Church in England, Photo by W.H. Parkinson, West Bowling, Bradford, taken about 1896-1897
1 1:04: LDS Missionaries in England, George H. Robinson, fifth from the left in the second row, Photo by W.H. Parkinson, West Bowling, Bradford, taken about 1896-1897
1 1:05: George H. Robinson - member of legislature - 10th Session of The House of Representatives, State of Utah. Photo by Wiggins & Frost ca. 1916