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Laura P. King Collection

Identifier: MS-293


This collection was donated by Diana King Hoeffer . The collection revolves around Laura Pauline Angell King, the daughter of Truman Angell Jr , who was the architect for the Salt Lake City LDS Temple . Laura King was born November of 1884 and died in February of 1955. This collection contains a wide variety of documents and memorabilia including some of her family correspondence; records from the Daughters of Utah Pioneers; and Newspaper Articles about herself and other members of the LDS Church .


  • Creation: 1884 - 1955


3 Boxes

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Box 1

Laura and William King

Fd 1 Church Records and Certificates for William and Laura


Fd 2 Young Family Tree and Funeral Book

Fd 3 War Bond for Laura P. King

Fd 4 Schooling Records

Fd 5 Genealogical Society of Utah

Fd 6 Short-Hand and Free-Hand Notes


Fd 7 Albert “Bert” Angell

Fd 8 Correspondence from Truman Angell

Fd 9 Sketch of the Life of Truman Angell

Fd 10 Pages 3 -11 of History by Truman Angell


Fd 11 Correspondence to Ms. Angell from Horsear

Fd 12 Family Correspondence

Fd 13 Misc. Correspondence

Newspaper Articles

Fd 14 Small Newspaper Articles about Laura King

Fd 15 Large Newspaper Articles about Laura King

Fd 16 Small Newspaper Articles of Laura King

Fd 17 Large Newspaper Articles of Laura King

Fd 18 Unknown Articles of Laura King

Misc. Items

Fd 19 Temple Souvenir Album

Fd 20 A letter Condemning the Death Penalty

Fd 21 Notebook

Box 2 (Oversized)

Fd 1 Angell Forefathers

Fd 2 Blessing for William King (Written and Typed)

Fd 3 Day by Day with the Utah Pioneers

Fd 4 Family History

Fd 5 Home Teaching and Training

Fd 6 Home Teaching Kit

Fd 7 Laura King’s Daughters of Utah Pioneers

Fd 8 Methods in Tracing Pedigrees

Fd 9 Power of Attorney concerning the Gregorys

Fd 10 Publicity Photo

Fd 11 “Religion and Education” Essay



FD 1 The Gymnasium Director’s Pocket Book: 1928-1929

FD 2 Daughters of Utah Pioneers Meeting Minutes: October 29, 1946 – May 16, 1950

FD 3 English and Vocabulary Notebook: March 6, 1935 – April 9, 1935

FD 4 Family History holographic manuscript

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Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

3921 Central Campus Drive Dept 2901
Ogden UT 84408