Ariel C. Silver biography on Ramona Wilcox Cannon, undated

Overview of the Collection

Silver, Ariel C.
Ariel C. Silver biography on Ramona Wilcox Cannon
undated (inclusive)
0.25 linear feet
Collection Number
ACCN 2456
The Ariel C. Silver biography on Ramona Wilcox Cannon consists of an unpublished manuscript titled "Ask Mary Marker: A Guide to the Seasons of Life."
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT

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The manuscript "Ask Mary Marker: A Guide to the Seasons of Life" tells the life story of Ramona Wilcox Cannon (1887-1978). Cannon is best known for her advice column in the Deseret News, "Confidentially Yours," which she wrote under the pen name "Mary Marker." Her career as Mary Marker spanned 26 years and ended in 1974 with more than 5,000 articles printed.

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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

Collection Name, Collection Number, Box Number, Folder Number. Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, The University of Utah.

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Related Materials

See also the Ramona Wilcox Cannon papers (ACCN 1862) located in the Manuscripts Division of Special Collections.

Processing Note

Processed by Julia Huddleston in 2009.

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Subject Terms

  • Journalists--Utah--Salt Lake City--Sources

Personal Names

  • Cannon, Ramona Wilcox, 1887-1978
  • Silver, Ariel C.--Archives