Elton LeRoy Taylor papers, circa 1920s-1970s  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Taylor, Elton LeRoy, 1900-1992
Title
Elton LeRoy Taylor papers
Dates
circa 1920s-1970s (inclusive)
Quantity
1 linear feet
Collection Number
Accn1360
Summary
The Elton LeRoy Taylor papers (circa 1920s-1970s) hold the personal materials of Elton Taylor, as well as some of his research on Utah Lake.
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
SPCreference@lists.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

Elton LeRoy Taylor served an LDS Church mission to the Eastern United States from 1923 to 1925. He was also a stake president and patriarch in the LDS Church. Aside from religious duties, Taylor had research interests in and wrote histories of Carbon County, Utah Valley, and Utah Lake.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Elton LeRoy Taylor papers (circa 1920s-1970s) hold the personal materials of Elton Taylor, as well as some of his research on Utah Lake. Included are interview transcripts, correspondence, a diary, missionary papers, real estate documents, notes, certificates, wills, and other materials.

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 Elton LeRoy Taylor papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Elton LeRoy Taylor papers, Accn 1360, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 1360.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Personal MaterialReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Container(s) Description Dates
box
1
Folder
1
Elton LeRoy Taylor Interview
2
Diary
1973
3-5
Correspondence
6
Eastern States Mission Materials
7
Missionary Name Cards
8
Hill Cumorah Conference Banner
1923
9
Phil Edwards Interview
10
Memoirs of Samuel Francom
11
Certificates
12
Wills
13
Dedications
14
Carbon Stake
15
Carbon County
16
Notes about Patriarchs
17
Tour of Mexico
1974-1975
18
World of the Bible Tour
1976
19
Real Estate
20
Mortgage Records
21
Abstract of Title
22
Miscellaneous Material

Utah Lake ResearchReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Mormon Church--Missions--East (U.S.)
  • Mormon Church--Stakes--Utah
  • Mormons--Missionary experiences--East (U.S.)
  • Mormons--Utah--Biography
  • Personal Names :
  • Francom, Samuel
  • Taylor, Elton LeRoy, 1900-1992--Archives
  • Geographical Names :
  • Provo (Utah)
  • Utah Lake (Utah)
  • Utah Lake Region (Utah)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Autobiographies
  • Correspondence
  • Memorabilia