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us: Madsen, Brigham D.

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  • Fuller Name

    • Brigham Dwaine
  • Variants

    • us: Madsen, Brigham Dwaine
    • us: Madsen, Brig
  • Addtional Information

    • Birth Date

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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Magna (Utah)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Salt Lake City (Utah)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Magna (Utah)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Pocatello (Idaho)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) California
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Provo (Utah)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Logan (Utah)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Salt Lake City (Utah)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Utah
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of California, Berkeley
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Brigham Young University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Utah State University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Utah Westerners
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Utah Humanities Council
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) History
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Educators
            (lcsh) College teachers
              (lcsh) Historians
                (lcsh) Construction workers
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            • Sources

              • found: His The Bannock of Idaho, 1958.
              • found: Biog. resource center (Contemp. authors), Jan. 10, 2007 (Brigham Dwaine Madsen; b. Oct. 21, 1914, Magna, Utah; University of California, Berkeley, Ph. D., 1948; University of Utah, professor of history, beginning 1973)
              • found: The Salt Lake Tribune, website viewed August 13, 2014 (Brigham Madsen; Brigham D. Madsen; nicknamed Brig; born in Magna, Utah October 21, 1914; grew up in Pocatello, Idaho; LDS mission to rural Tennessee and North Carloina; graduated from the University of Utah in 1938; moved to California to study American History at University of California, Berkeley where he finally received his PhD in 1948; joined the army in World War II and served in the European theater and on the General Staff as Chief of the Historical Section of the 3rd Army; joined the History Department at Brigham Young Universtiy in Provo, 1948-1954; president of Madsen Brothers Construction Company; taught at Utah State Uiversity, 1961; began teaching at the University of Utah in 1965-1984 when he retired; lifelong member of the Utah Westerners; instumental in founding the Utah Humanities Council; died December 24, 2010 in Salt Lake City, Utah)
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