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Barker Family Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-152

Overview

Correspondence, genealogy, funeral records, and poetry from the the family of Frederick E. Barker and his wife, Cecelia Sharp Barker, Utah. Records span in time from 1826-1967.

Dates

  • 1826 - 1967

Extent

10 Folders

Arrangement

Fd 1



1. Letter to William Stoneman of Iosepa, Skull Valley, Tooele, Utah from Harvey O. Alapu regarding money he owed to Stoneman. Dated December 20, 1903.



2. Copy of letter from “Ralph” written to his sister. He descibes his military travels in China. Dated November 17, 1947.

3. Letter to “Clarence and Maurine” from Lucile, daughter of Cecelia Sharp Barker. It expresses her appreciation of their account of her mother’s life in a biography. Dated January 20, 1967.

Fd 2

1. Notebook of poetry by Cecelia Barker, n.d.



2. Poem, “A Missionary’s Message” by Cecelia Barker, n.d.

Fd 3



1. Genealogy record for Cecelia Sharp Barker, dated September 12, 1928.



2. Genealogy record for Cecelia Sharp Barker, n.d.

3. Handwritten history of Jeanette Sharp Lenroot.

4. Typed biography of Jeanette Sharp Lenroot.



5. Handwritten piece of letter addressed to “Wayne” explaining notes made by one of Frederick Barker’s brothers, written by his son, n.d.

6. Piece of a typewritten autobiography of a Barker family member, n.d.



Fd 4



1. “The Development of the American Flag arranged by Lucile Barker. Based on ‘Famous Flags of America’ by N.R. Hughes” Two copies (second copy, page three incomplete.)

Fd 5

1. “The History of the 15th Ward Relief Society” typewritten. No author, n.d. Two copies.

Fd 6

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
3921 Central Campus Drive Dept 2901
Ogden UT 84408