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Henry Wallace Family photograph collection, 1900-1940
- Fife, Jane
- Henry Wallace Family photograph collection
- 1900-1940 (inclusive)19001940
- 1 box
- Collection Number
- Henry Wallace (1840-1932) was an immigrant from England who converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and came to Utah in 1862. This collection contains black-and-white portraits and photographs of members of the Wallace family dating from approximately the early 20th century.
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
- 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.
Biographical NoteReturn to Top
Henry Wallace (1840-1932) was born in in 1840, in Frome, Somersetshire, England to John and Elizabeth Ashley Wallace. A convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, he came to Utah in 1862 with the Ansel Harmon company. In 1863, he married Ellen Harper (1837-1917), and together they had eight children. The family lived in Salt Lake City, where Henry Wallace worked as a manager of the National Biscuit Company, as well as a confectioner and baker. He was also a school trustee and a city councilman. In the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Henry Wallace served as a president of the 23rd quorum seventies, a bishops counselor in the 7th ward, and was a member of the Pioneers Stake. Henry Wallace died in 1932.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The Henry Wallace Family photograph collection consists of 1 box containing 15 black-and-white photographs. The images consist of portraits and photographs of members of the Wallace family dating from approximately 1900 to 1940.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.
Permission to publish material from the Henry Wallace Family photograph collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.
Initial Citation: Henry Wallace Family photograph collection, P1623, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library. Salt Lake City, Utah.
Following Citations: P1623.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Arranged by subject
Donated by Jane Fife in 2010.
Processed by Special Collections staff.
See also the Henry Wallace family papers (ACCN 2536) in the Manuscripts Division of Special Collections
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Wallace, Henry, 1840-1932
- Wallace Family
Form or Genre Terms
- black-and-white prints (photographs)