Thatcher family photograph collection, 1870-1972  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Utah State University. Libraries. Special Collections and Archives.
Title
Thatcher family photograph collection
Dates
1870-1972 (inclusive)
1890-1960 (bulk)
Quantity
5 boxes, (3 linear ft. )
Collection Number
USU_P0036
Summary
220 photographs, including studio portraits, many of which are carte-de-visites and cabinet cards, of the Thatcher family (including Moses Thatcher, Jr., Moses Thatcher, Sr., Moses Thatcher, III, Leora Thatcher, Letitia Ann Thatcher, Helen Thatcher Woodruff, and Ida Thatcher Reese), a camping trip in Logan Canyon, and the 1897 Semi-Centennial Jubilee parade in Salt Lake City.
Repository
Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Special Collections & Archives
Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
Logan, UT
84322-3000
Telephone: 435-797-8248
Fax: 435-797-2880
scweb@usu.edu
Access Restrictions
Restrictions

Open to public research.

Languages
English.
Sponsor
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008


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The Thatcher Family collection consists of 220 images including studio portraits, many of which are carte-de-visites and cabinet cards, of the Thatcher family (including Moses Thatcher, Jr., Moses Thatcher, Sr., Moses Thatcher, III, Leora Thatcher, Letitia Ann Thatcher, Helen Thatcher Woodruff, and Ida Thatcher Reese), a camping trip in Logan Canyon, and the 1897 Semi-Centennial Jubilee parade in Salt Lake City.

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Thatcher family photograph collection, 1870-1972. (P0036). Utah State University. Special Collections & Archives Department.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Thatcher Family photographsReturn to Top

box 2. Removed from photograph album in box 4. Includes photos of Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher as a girl, a carte de visite of Moses Thatcher, Sr., and Moses Thatcher, Jr., and several photographs of the children of Moses Thatcher, Jr.

Phase box with 9 cabinet card studio portraits (2:17-2:25), labeled "Thatcher and Young Family Photographs - Caine." First card does not have an image but is labeled, "In Loving Remembrance of Mrs. Alley Thatcher, Died January 8, 1889. Aged 80 years."

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
1:01a-c: Apostle Moses Thatcher, Sr
1
1:02: Apostle Moses Thatcher, Sr
1
1:03: Letitia "Lettie" (Celestia) Ann Farr Thatcher. She was the wife of Apostle Moses Thatcher, Sr
1
1:04: Vida Thatcher Squires. Vida Thatcher Squires was a daughter of Apostle Moses Thatcher, Sr. and Letitia Farr Thatcher
1912.
1
1:05: Vida Thatcher Squiresat 73 years old. Photo taken in
1957.
1
1:06: Boyd Squires. Boyd Squires was a son of Vida Thatcher Squires and Dr. Wm. Alonso Squires. Photo taken in
1924.
1
1:07: Preston A. Thatcher and George Dunbar. Preston Thatcher was a son of Apostle Moses Thatcher, Sr., and Letitia Farr Thatcher
1
1:08: Lee and Preston Thatcher. Lee and Preston Thatcher were sons of Apostle Moses Thatcher, Sr., and Letitia Farr Thatcher
1
1:09: Lee Thatcher, five years old
1
1:10: Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher. Sarah Thatcher was the wife of Moses Thatcher, Jr
1
1:11: Lettie Ann Thatcher. Lettie Ann Thatcher was a daughter of Moses Thatcher, Jr. and Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher
1
1:12: Lettie Ann Thatcher, about three years old
1
1:13: Lettie Ann Thatcher
1
1:14: Lettie Ann Thatcher, about 16 years of age
1
1:15: Lettie Ann Thatcher
1
1:16: Lettie Ann Thatcher
1
1:17a-b: Lettie Ann Thatcher, 2 identical views
1
1:18a-b: Leora Thatcher, about 5 months old, 2 identical views. Leora Thatcher was a daughter of Moses Thatcher, Jr. and Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher
1
1:19: Leora Thatcher
1
1:20: Leora Thatcher, negative available
1913.
1
1:21a-e: Color snapshots of Leora Thatcher and other cast members in the U.S.U. production "Jane" in
1953.
1
1:22. : Leora Thatcher with grandnieces and nephews at Lagoon Amusement Park in 1957. She was performing in the play "Music Man" there that summer
1957.
1
1:23: Color photo of Leora Thatcher in costume for her part in the production "Fanny" in
1957.
1
1:24: Color photo of Leora Thatcher as Mrs. Peru in the production "Music Man,"
ca. 1960.
1
1:25a-f: Color snapshots taken at the Pioneer Memorial Theatre on
Leora was inducted into the Utah Theatre Hall of Fame.
October 29, 1976.
1
1:26: Helen Thatcher. Helen Thatcher was a daughter of Moses Thatcher, Jr., and Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher
1
1:27: Helen Thatcher Woodruff and her daughter Katherine Woodruff
1
1:28: Helen Thatcher Woodruff
1
1:29: Helen Thatcher Woodruff
1
1:30a-b: Charles W. Woodruff and his son Charles W. Woodruff, Jr., husband and son of Helen Thatcher Woodruff
1
1:31a-b: Martha Eunice Thatcher, 1925 and 1930. Martha Eunice Thatcher was a daughter of Moses Thatcher, Jr., and Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher
1925 and 1930
1
1:32a-b: Martha Egan and Martha Eunice Thatcher
1
1:33: Ida Thatcher. Ida Thatcher was a daughter of Moses Thatcher, Jr., and Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher
1
1:34: Ida Thatcher. Ida was 16 or 17 years old
1
1:35: Ida Thatcher Reese, 2 different sized but identical views
1
1:36a-e: Moses Thatcher, III, two or three years old. Moses Thatcher, III was a son of Moses Thatcher, Jr., and Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher
1
1:37: Moses Thatcher, III, and Moses Thatcher, Jr. Photo taken in
March, 1944.
1
1:38: Captain Moses Thatcher, III
1
1:39: Moses Thatcher, III
ca. 1965.
1
1:40: Moses Thatcher, III, and his wife Glade Thatcher
1
1:41a-b: Lettie Ann Thatcher, left, and Leora Thatcher, right. Daughters of Moses Thatcher, Jr., and Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher
1894.
1
1:42: Left to right- Lettie Ann Thatcher, Helen Thatcher, Leora Thatcher. Daughters of Moses Thatcher, Jr., and Sarah "Caddie" Hopkins Thatcher
ca. 1898.
1
1:43: Left to right- Lettie Ann Thatcher, Leora Thatcher, Helen Thatcher, and Martha Thatcher
1900.
1
1:44: John Carlisle
1
1:45: Dean Bumhall
1964
1
1:46a-c: 3 views of unidentified people. One is probably a picture of a missionary companion or friend of Moses Thatcher, Jr., while he served a mission in England in
1:46a might be Ida Apperly.
1891-1892.
2
2:01: Sarah Catherine Hopkins Thatcher holding Lettie
1891.
2
2:02a-b: Helen Thatcher
2
2:03: Martha Eunice Thatcher
2
2:04: Ida & Martha Thatcher
2
2:05: Ida Thatcher
2
2:06: Ida & Moses Thatcher, ages 6 and 4
1910.
2
2:07-2:11: Catherine Hopkins Thatcher, photographed by T.B. Cardon and C.R. Savage
2
2:12: Sarah Catherine, David R. Hopkins
2
2:13: Moses Thatcher Jr.
ca. 1870.
2
2:14: Moses Thatcher Jr., taken while on a mission to England
1895.
2
2:15-16: Snapshots of Moses Thatcher's home in Logan, Utah
June 1981.
2
2:17: "Dearest Mother, Taken 1896," photographed by Thomas and Odell, Logan, Utah
1896.
2
2:18: Wilard Young, photographed by Pach Bro's, New York
2
2:19: D. Young, hotographed by C.R. Savage, Salt Lake City
2
2:20: Joseph Young, photographed by C.R. Savage
2
2:21: Richard W. Young, photographed by Dana Portraits, New York City
2
2:22: Mrs. Richard W. Young, photographed by Dana Portraits, New York City
Sept. 8th, 1885.
2
2:23: William Preston, photographed by C.R. Savage, Salt Lake City
2
2:24: John Young, photographed by Wilson, photographer, Bridgeport, Conn
2
2:25: Unidentified man, photographed by Shipler and Son, Salt Lake City

Thatcher Family photograph album. Photos 1-34 of Utah Semi-Centennial Jubilee, Salt Lake City, July 20-25, 1897.Return to Top

For a description of the parades which comprised the Jubilee, see, Program of the Utah Pioneer Jubilee, July 20th to 24th 1897.

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
3
3:01: Main Street, looking North from rooftop. Parade in progress
3
3:02: Beauty Float
3
3:03: Counter March on Main Street. Parade moving south on west side of street, adverting and moving north on east side
3
3:04: Basket of Flowers
3
3:05: Main Street looking south before the parade
3
3:06: Cache County Float
3
3:07: Section of Main Street showing crowds lined up to watch the parade
3
3:08: "Anticipation more than realization" attendants holding horses pulling float, waiting for parade to begin
3
3:09: Main Street
3
3:10: Silk Worm Float
3
3:11: Main Street Looking North (similar to photo 3:01)
3
3:12: box Elder County Float
3
3:13: Pioneer Procession. Main Street
3
3:14: "The Grotto" float passing before Salt Lake Herald Building
3
3:15: "Utah" float
3
3:16: ZCMI float
3
3:17: Main Street-looking north, parade in progress
3
3:18: Cache County Float, view from the front
3
3:19: Beauty Float, another view of 3:02
3
3:20: Knights of Pythias band
3
3:21: Beehive float
3
3:22: Main Street-looking north
3
3:23: Main Street-looking north
3
3:24: "Serpent at Bay."
3
3:25: Main Street-looking south
3
3:26: Lake Serpent
3
3:27: Section of Main Street during Parade
3
3:28: "Beauty Float."
3
3:29: Main Street-looking north
3
3:30: Section of Main Street taken from second story window
3
3:31: Section of Main Street taken from second story window
3
3:32: view of Children's Parade
3
3:33: Bridger' s Cabin-1838 (sic)
3
3:34: Main Street, looking north from Second South
3
3:35-48: Photos of Apostle Thatcher's camp in Logan Canyon. Includes images of tents, horseback riding, butterfly collecting, and the Logan River
4
Empty Album
See box 2 for photographs.
4
4:01: Hand colored reproduction of a woman, man, and baby with "Compliments of Thatcher Coal Co., Logan, Utah" written in corner
4
4:02a-b: Leticia Ann Thatcher Ryan
ca. 1960.
4
4:03: Katherine Helen Woodruff
ca. 1950.

Thatcher Family photographs purchased from Lyndon Cook, 2015Return to Top

Container(s): Box 5, Folder 1

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
5 1
05:01:01: Moses Thatcher
5 1
05:01:02: Lettie Farr Thatcher wife of Moses Thatcher
5 1
05:01:03: Lee Thatcher Son of Moses Thatcher
5 1
05:01:04: Ida Thatcher daughter of Moses Thatcher and wife Lettie Farr Thatcher
5 1
05:01:05: Veda Thatcher daughter of Moses Thatcher and wife Lettie Farr Thatcher
5 1
05:01:06: William B. Preston Husband of Harriett Thatcher Preston
5 1
05:01:07: Harriet Thatcher Preston
5 1
05:01:08: William B. Preston Jr. Son of William B. Preston and Harriett Thatcher Preston
5 1
05:01:09: May Preston daughter of William B. Preston and Harriett Thatcher Preston
5 1
05:01:10: Bethuel Middleton Kitchen brother of Grandmother Thatcher the wife of Hezikeal Thatcher
5 1
05:01:11: Bethuel Middleton Kitchen and wife Mary Buzzard
5 2
05:02:01: Aaron Dunham Thatcher son of Hezekiah Thatcher and Alley Kitchen Thatcher
5 2
05:02:02: Harriett Ballif Second Wife of Serge L. Ballif.
5 2
05:02:03: Julia Ballif daughter of Serge and Harriett Ballif
5 2
05:02:04: Alley Kitchen Thatcher
5 2
05:02:05: Mrs. Alley Kitchen Thatcher wife of Hezekiah Thatcher
5 2
05:02:06: Joseph Thatcher
5 2
05:02:07: Hannah Morison Thatcher Wife of Joseph Thatcher
5 2
05:02:08: Hannah Morison Thatcher wife of Joseph Thatcher
5 2
05:02:09: Hyrum Thatcher son of Joseph Thatcher and Hannah M. Thatcher
5 2
05:02:10: Alley Thatcher daughter of Joseph Thatcher and wife Hannah M. Thatcher
5 2
05:02:11: Harriett Thatcher daughter of Joseph Thatcher and wife Hannah M. Thatcher
5 3
05:03:01: Luna Thatcher daughter of Joseph and Hannah M. Thatcher
5 3
05:03:02: Georgia Thatcher
5 3
05:03:03: Joseph Thatcher son of Joseph Thatcher and wife Hannah Morison Thatcher
5 3
05:03:04: Rachel Thatcher wife of John Thatcher
5 3
05:03:05: Vern Lufkin Thatcher first wife of Samuel Thatcher
5 3
05:03:06: Kimmie Ballif Caine and son Lawrence
5 3
05:03:07: John T. Caine III son of John T. Caine Jr. and Kimmie Ballif Caine
5 3
05:03:08: Blanche Caine daughter of John T. and Kimmie Ballif Caine
5 3
05:03:09: George W. Thatcher Jr. son of George W. and Luna Young Thatcher
5 3
05:03:10: Guy Brigham Thatcher son of George W. Thatcher and wife Luna Young Thatcher
5 3
05:03:11: Florence Batie Thatcher wife of G. B. Thatcher
5 3
05:03:12: Elise Le Chetre Ballif and daughter Louis Ballif Wife and daughter of Serge L. Ballif Jr.
5 3
05:03:13: Frank Benson son of George L. Benson and wife Louise Ballif Benson
5 3
05:03:14: Serge Campbell son of Robert Campbell and Rachel Ballif Campbell
5 4
05:04:01: Jennie B. Campbell daughter of Joseph and Jeannie Ballif Campbell. Florence Campbell daughter of Robert D. Campbell and wife Rachel Ballif Campbell.
5 4
05:04:02: Kate Thatcher daughter of George W. Thatcher and wife Luna Young Thatcher
1864
5 4
05:04:03: Jeannie Thatcher daughter of George W. and Luna Young Thatcher
5 4
05:04:04: Nettie Thatcher daughter of George W. Thatcher and wife Luna Young Thatcher
5 4
05:04:05: Nellie Thatcher daughter of George W and Luna Young Thatcher
5 4
05:04:06: Lottie Thatcher daughter of George W. Thatcher and wife Fannie Young Thatcher
5 4
05:04:07: Fannie Young Thatcher second wife of George W. Thatcher
5 4
05:04:08: Geo Barber
5 4
05:04:09: George Barber son of George Barber
5 4
05:04:10: Nora Augel wife of Serge L. Ballif
5 4
05:04:11: Hazel Ballif daughter of Serge L. Ballif and wife Nora Augle Ballif
5 4
05:04:12: Edgar B. Thatcher son of Aaron D. Thatcher and Marie Ballif Thatcher
5 4
05:04:13: Harriett Thatcher daughter of Aaron D. and Marie B. Thatcher
5 4
05:04:14: Harriett Thatcher the daughter of Aaron D. Thatcher and wife Marie Ballif Thatcher
5 4
05:04:15: Lou and Harriett
5 5
05:05:01: Ollie Marie Thatcher Nibley daughter of Aaron D. Thatcher and Marie Ballif Thatcher
5 5
05:05:02: Harriett and Lou Thatcher daughters of Aaron D. Thatcher and wife Marie B. Thatcher George Laugton
5 5
05:05:03: Lou and Harriett Thatcher Daughters of Aaron D. Thatcher and wife Marie Ballif Thatcher
5 5
05:05:04: Genevieve Thatcher daughter of Aaron D. Thatcher and Marie Ballif Thatcher
5 5
05:05:05: Genevieve Thatcher and Josephine Thatcher
5 5
05:05:06: Aaron D. Thatcher Jr. son of Arron and Marie Ballif Thatcher
5 5
05:05:07: Elise Thatcher daughter of Aaron D. Thatcher and wife Marie Ballif Thatcher
5 5
05:05:08: Elise Thatcher
5 5
05:05:09: Elise Thatcher
5 5
05:05:10: Ollie Jean and Charles Nibley III Daughter and son of Charles W. Binley Jr. and Ollie Thatcher
5 5
05:05:11: John Thatcher son of John Thatcher and wife Rachel Thatcher
5 6
05:06:01: Nathan Thatcher son of John Thatcher and wife Rachel D. Thatcher
5 6
05:06:02: Howard Thatcher son of John B. Thatcher and wife Rachel Davis Thatcher
5 6
05:06:03: Henry Thatcher son of John B. Thatcher and wife Rachel D. Thatcher
5 6
05:06:04: Harriett Thatcher daughter of John Thatcher and wife Rachel Davis Thatcher
5 6
05:06:05: Lettie Thatcher daughter of John B. Thatcher and wife Rachel D. Thatcher
5 6
05:06:06: Mrs. Howard friend of Marie B. Thatcher
5 6
05:06:07: Mrs. Howard
5 6
05:06:08: Nephi Morris, Luna Thatcher, Edna Cardon, Allie Thatcher and Tom Sloan
5 6
05:06:09: Ollie Thatcher, Edna Cardon and Kate Thatcher
5 6
05:06:10: Fanny Brooke
5 6
05:06:11: Unidentified Girl
5 6
05:06:12: Unidentified Boy
5 7
05:07:01: Biography of Hezekiah Eastman Hatch
5 7
05:07:02: Biographical Information for Elizabeth Anderson Howard
5 7
05:07:03: Biographical Information for Hezekiah and Alley Kitchen Thatcher
5 7
05:07:04: Biographical Information for Henriette Jeanette Vuffray
5 7
05:07:05: Biographical Information for Aaron D. Thatcher
1909 September 13
5 7
05:07:06: Biographical Information for Bethuel Middleton Kitchen
5 7
05:07:07: Biographical Information for William Bowker Preston
5 7
05:07:08: Biographical Information for Moses Thatcher

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Camping--Utah--Logan Canyon--Photographs.
  • Personal Names :
  • Thatcher, Ida--Portraits.
  • Thatcher, Leora, b. 1894--Portraits.
  • Thatcher, Lettie Ann, 1891-1967--Portraits.
  • Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909--Portraits.
  • Thatcher, Moses, 1869-1944--Portraits.
  • Thatcher, Moses, 1908---Portraits.
  • Thatcher, Sarah Catherine Hopkins (Caddie), 1868-1953--Portraits.
  • Thatcher, Martha Eunice, 1900-1932--Portraits.
  • Woodruff, Helen Thatcher, 1897-1997--Portraits.
  • Corporate Names :
  • Utah Semi-Centennial Jubilee (1897 : Salt Lake City, Utah)--Photographs.
  • Family Names :
  • Thatcher family--Portraits.