Register of the Rhea Higbee Wakeling Collection (Ms.16)

The Rhea Higbee Wakeling Collection contains personal items and genealogy. There are some photographs and newspaper clippings.

 

I. Personal Writings
A. Creative Writing
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 (1)Container number 1 Poem about her parents, Lorine Isabell Lamb Higbee and Richard Tate Higbee.
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 (2)Container number 2 Poem about Rose Cornelius Stratton by Rhea Higbee Wakeling.
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 (3)Container number 3 "Light of the World".
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 (4)Container number 4  "For the Strength of the Hills".
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 (5)Container number 5 Notebook.
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 (6)Container number 6  "Silver Reef" by Rhea Higbee Wakeling.
Sp Coll F 834.W35Container number Sp Coll F 834.W35 History of Toquerville by Rhea Higbee Wakeling
B. Biographical Writings about Others
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 (1)Container number 1 "A Diary of the Lives of Edwin R. Lamb and Elizabeth W. Hardy Lamb" written by Sister Lamb.
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 (2)Container number 2  "Ancestry, Genealogy and History of Edwin Ruthven Lamb" compiled by Lorine I. Higbee. (4 copies)
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 (3)Container number 3  "History of Abel Lamb" (3 copies).
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 (4)Container number 4  "Sketch of the Life of Elizabeth Hardy Lamb".
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 (5)Container number 5  "Biography of Samuel Bradford Hardy".
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 (6)Container number 6  "Lorine Isabel Lamb Higbee".
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 (7)Container number 7  "History of Richard T. Higbee".
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 (8)Container number 8  "History of Lorine Isabell Lamb Higbee and Richard Tate Higbee" (2 copies).
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 (9)Container number 9  "Life and Journeys of John Somers Higbee" (2 copies).
C. Personal History
The individual items listed in Folder 3, Item1 are photos attached to the beginning pages of the book.
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1)Container number 1 "Brief History of Rhea Higbee Wakeling." Includes poetry and photographs of Rhea and family. (3 copies)
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-1)Container number 1-1 Rhea Higbee Wakeling at age 18. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-2)Container number 1-2 Rhea, her husband and three children in front of the post office where she was born. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-3)Container number 1-3 A view of the family home from across the street labeled "The Family Nest." (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-4)Container number 1-4 The Wakeling family, circa 1915. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-5)Container number 1-5 Alma on mission, 1928. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-6)Container number 1-6 Rhea and friends, Annie [Slack Wilson], Pearl [Jackson Henroid] and Josie in 1891. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-7)Container number 1-7 Rhea and friends, Annie [Slack Wilson], Pearl [Jackson Henroid] and Josie in 1949. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-8)Container number 1-8 Rhea, Jessie and Annie on a donkey with Leslie, Arch. (?) and Heber standing nearby in 1914. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-9)Container number 1-9 Rhea in Mesa, Arizona. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-10)Container number 1-10 Rhea and Lydia (?). (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-11)Container number 1-11 Rhea with four of her children (presumably Alma, Lillian, Wendell and Winnie. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-12)Container number 1-12 Rhea and a companion on the temple grounds. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-13)Container number 1-13 Rhea standing in front of the temple in Mesa, Arizona. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-14)Container number 1-14 A picture of Rhea's parents, Lorine Isabell Lamb Higbee and Richard Tate Higbee on their 69th wedding anniversary. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-15)Container number 1-15 Rhea and companion in 1903. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-16)Container number 1-16 Rhea Higbee Wakeling in 1903.(1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-17)Container number 1-17 Rhea in "College Play" in 1956. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-18)Container number 1-18 Rhea and her friend Sebra (?). (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-19)Container number 1-19 Young Rhea with her mother and brother, Edwin. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-20)Container number 1-20 "Smiling Through." (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-21)Container number 1-21 "Dora Dean." (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-22)Container number 1-22 Rhea and three companions. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-23)Container number 1-23 Rhea at the age of 18. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-24)Container number 1-24 Rhea in Mesa, Arizona. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-25)Container number 1-25 Rhea in front of the temple in Mesa, Arizona. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-26)Container number 1-26 Rhea and four of her children, Alma, Lillian, Wendell and Winnie. (1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 (1-27)Container number 1-27 Rhea and her friend Sebra (?). (1 photographic print) View Image
SpColl F 834.W354Container number SpColl F 834.W354 "Rhea Higbee Wakeling: Silver Reef, Leeds, Toquerville."
II. Photographs
A. Individuals
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 (01)Container number 1 Isaac C. Haight. (1 photographic print) View Image
B. Groups
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 (02)Container number 2 Unidentified group of women and men. On back are two pictures of a Christus and an unidentified woman.(1 photographic print) View Image
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 (03)Container number 3 Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Band including: Idonna Mattias, Marcella Jackson, Mrs. Osbourne, Vilate Kenny, Mrs. Whiting, Gertrude Lund, Mae Boyter, Wanda Cox, Rhoda M. Wood, Rhea H. Wakeling, Marjarie Mackerell, and Harrietta Leigh. (1 photographic print) View Image
III. Newspaper Clippings
A. State News
B1Box number 1 F5Folder number 5 (1)Container number 1 "Scenes at Zion National Park Opening".
B. Church News
B1Box number 1 F5Folder number 5 (2)Container number 2 "'Aunt Fanna' Started 'Chats'".
IV. Correspondence
A. General
B1Box number 1 F6Folder number 6 (1)Container number 1 Letter from the White House to Dixie's Branch of the National Relief Society, Toquerville, Utah.
B. Personal
B1Box number 1 F6Folder number 6 (2)Container number 2 Letter to Elder Alma Wakeling from Grandma Lamb, dated September 25, 1928.
V. Miscellaneous
A. Y.L.M.I.A. and Y.M.M.I.A.
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 (1)Container number 1 Minutes of the Toquerville Ward Y.L.M.I.A. and Y.M.M.I.A., November 13, 1900--November 12, 1901.
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 (2)Container number 2 Record of the Reoganization of the Y.L.M.I.A., December 23, 1885.
B. Other
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 (3)Container number 3  Wedding Reception Invitation from Mrs and Mr. John C. Naegle for their daughter Frances Naegle Harmon and Levi N. Harmon.
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 (4)Container number 4 Toquerville tax receipt for 1875.
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 (5)Container number 5 "Toquerville Landmarks".
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 (6)Container number 6 Genealogical letter written by an unknown author to Samuel B. Hardy.