George H. Taylor autobiography and diary, 1886  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Taylor, George H., 1829-
Title
George H. Taylor autobiography and diary
Dates
1886 (inclusive)
Quantity
5 folders, (0.25 linear feet)
Collection Number
Accn1368
Summary
The George H. Taylor autobiography and diary consist of a transcript of an autobiography of George H. Taylor, an LDS bishop, written while serving a prison term in 1886 for polygamy; transcript of a diary recounting his prison experiences, 1886. Taylor was an LDS bishop imprisoned for practicing polygamy.
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


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

George H. Taylor was an LDS bishop imprisoned for practicing polygamy.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The George H. Taylor autobiography and diary consist of a transcript of an autobiography of George H. Taylor, an LDS bishop, written while serving a prison term in 1886 for polygamy; transcript of a diary recounting his prison experiences, 1886.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the George H. Taylor autobiography and diary must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: George H. Taylor autobiography and diary, Accn 1368, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 1368.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Folder
1-3 Autobiography
4-5 Photocopy of diary 1886

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Mormon Church--Missions--England
  • Mormon pioneers--Emigration
  • Mormons--Diaries
  • Mormons--Missionary experiences--England
  • Mormons--Polygamy
  • Polygamy--Utah
  • Personal Names :
  • Taylor, George H.,1829- --Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Autobiographies
  • Diaries