George L. Hoggan photograph collection, 1922-1950

Overview of the Collection

Hoggan, George L.
George L. Hoggan photograph collection
1922-1950 (inclusive)
0.25 linear feet, (1 archives box)  :  103 items
Collection Number
The George L. Hoggan photograph collection contains album pages and loose photographs primarily documenting Hoggan's service in the Eastern States Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints between 1922 and 1923.
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT

Telephone: 8015818863
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.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

George Lynn Hoggan was born on 1899 April 17 in Manti, Utah to Esther Izenna Braithwaite and George Walter Hoggan. Hoggan served in the United States Army during World War I. A member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Hoggan served in the Eastern States Mission from 1921 July 12 through 1923 October 2. On 1925 September 24, Hoggan married Golda Pearl Dansie; together, they had at least one child. George L. Hoggan died on 1994 January 9 in Norco, California.

Source: George Lynn Hoggan (1899–1994). (2023, November 30). FamilySearch.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The George L. Hoggan photograph collection consists of 1 box containing pages from an album (deconstructed before donation) and loose black-and-white photograph prints and souvenir photographs documenting George Lynn Hoggan's service in the Eastern States Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. The bulk of the photographs date from 1922-1923, during Hoggan's mission, with an additional photograph of Los Angeles Bishopric members dating from 1950.

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

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

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Folders 1 and 3 are organized by Subject. Folder 2 contains the pages of a photo album, removed from their album prior to donation. The photos are identified by the album's compiler. Folders 4-5 are organized chronologically.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Karen Snow on January 1, 2009 and Ruth Sponseller on November 10, 2009.

Processing Note

Processed by Special Collections staff.

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Separated Materials

See also the George L. Hoggan papers (ACCN 1357) in the Mansucripts Division of Special Collections.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1 Eastern States Mission
Subjects include: George Lynn Hoggan with other missionaries; President B.H. Roberts; "Conference, Scranton Pennsylvania"
circa 1922-1923
1 2 Album pages: Missionaries in Maine, New York
Subjects include: group portraits of missionaries; landscapes and cityscapes; the U.S.S. Langley carrying airplanes; baseball (the New York Yankies and Giants); the ferry from New York to Hoboken; the Statue of Liberty. Locations include Portland, Maine; and Manhatten and Brooklyn, New York. The last page of the album contains commercial images of Atlantic City.
1923 April-October
1 3 President B.H. Roberts circa 1922-1923
1 4 Mission Home 1922 July 24
1 5 Los Angeles Stake Bishopric Members 1946 June 30-1950

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Latter Day Saints--Missionary experiences--East (U.S.)

Personal Names

  • Hoggan, George L.
  • Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933

Geographical Names

  • Portland (Me.)

Form or Genre Terms

  • Black-and-white prints (photographs)
  • Photograph albums