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Ezekiel Ricker Dumke Jr. Collection

Identifier: MS-502

Scope and Contents

Personal Collection Ezekiel Ricker Dumke Jr. Collection includes manuscripts and photos both personal and professional. Dr. Ezekiel Dumke Jr. was a philanthropist involved at Weber State University, Red Butte Garden, and University of Utah. He lived in both Ogden, as a child and moved to Salt Lake City after marrying Katherine ‘Kay’ White, who was the daughter with former mayor of Ogden, W. Rulon White. He was the son of Dr. Ezekiel and Edna Wattis Dumke. His mother was the daughter of E.O. Wattis, a founding member of Utah Construction Company. The collection is broken into different series based on the documents in the collection.


  • Creation: 1911 - 2011


55 Boxes (55 Boxes of various sizes and oversized items.)

Language of Materials



Series 1 to 14

Oversized Boxes

Various small books

Media boxes

Oversized Items

Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

3921 Central Campus Drive Dept 2901
Ogden UT 84408