Edward H. Snow papers, 1936  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Snow, Edward Hunter, 1865-1932
Title
Edward H. Snow papers
Dates
1936 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 folder, (0.25 linear feet)
Collection Number
Ms0169
Summary
The Edward H. Snow autobiographical sketch consists of eight-pages that was copied by James Erickson under the Writer's Project in 1936. A table of contents and a name index are provided. Included in the sketch are Snow's boyhood recollections of George A. Smith, John Taylor, and Brigham Young. He also describes the growth of the educational system in Southern Utah, particularly the creation of Dixie College.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
special@library.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Edward H. Snow (1865-1932) was born on 23 June 1865 in St. George, Utah, and spent most of his life in Utah's Dixie area. After graduating from Brigham Young Academy in 1885, Snow opened his own small school in Santa Clara. He was active in the Democratic Party and served in Utah's first state legislature (1896-1897). From 1901 to 1925 Snow was President of the St. George Stake.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This eight-page autobiographical sketch was copied by James Erickson under the Writer's Project in 1936. A table of contents and a name index are provided. Included in the sketch are Snow's boyhood recollections of George A. Smith, John Taylor, and Brigham Young. He also describes the growth of the educational system in Southern Utah, particularly the creation of Dixie College.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Edward H. Snow papers, MS 0169, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: MS 0169.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Folder
1 Biographical Sketch

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Smith, George A.(George Albert), 1817-1875
  • Taylor, John, 1808-1887
  • Young, Brigham, 1801-1877
  • Corporate Names :
  • Dixie College (Saint George, Utah)--History
  • Geographical Names :
  • Saint George (Utah)