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Penrose, Charles W. (Charles William), 1832-1925

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1832-1925

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

George H. Brimhall professional papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 72
Scope and Contents Contains speeches, literary compositions, an autobiography, class notes and notebooks on philosophy of education, notes from speeches, an 1879 account of student tuition to the Young Men's Academy at Spanish Fork, Utah, and records of tuition accounts when Brimhall served as district superintendent of Utah County schools.
Dates: 1872-1926

Joseph Eckersley papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS FM 8
Abstract Microfilmed diaries (1886-1958), correspondence, newsclippings, and ephemera (advertisements, programs, and a prohibition poster). Some letters include correspondence with Mormon leaders Francis M. Lyman, Heber J. Grant, and Charles W. Penrose. The diaries concern his missions for the Mormon Church in England, and life in Loa, Freemont, and Salt Lake City, Utah.
Dates: 1886-1958

General correspondence, 1880-1927

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 22
Identifier: MSS 15 Series 1 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Materials include correspondence sent to Orson F. Whitney from friends, Church leaders, and admirers (including George H. Brimhall, Benjamin Cluff, and Richard R. Lyman). The writers of the letters compliment his writings, solicit advice, provide general updates, discuss travels, and inquire about gospel principles. Dated 1880-1927.
Dates: 1880-1927

Joseph Eckersley diaries, 1886-1958

 Series
Identifier: MSS FM 8 Series 1
Scope and Contents note Joseph Eckersley's diaries
Dates: Other: 1886-1958

Joseph Eckersley papers, undated

 Series
Identifier: MSS FM 8 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Papers of interest to Joseph Eckersley.
Dates: Other: undated

Charles W. Penrose letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6004
Abstract One partially printed letter to Thomas Hancock from Charles W. Penrose, 1908.
Dates: 1908

Charles W. Penrose letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2595
Scope and Contents Handwritten letters dated 9 Feb. and 7 July 1898 and addressed to Frank W. Penrose, Charles' son, serving on a mission for the Mormon Church in Switzerland. The items deal largely with personal and family matters and tell about Charles sending money to Frank to support his missionary efforts.
Dates: 1898 February 9; 1898 July 7

Charles W. Penrose papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 680
Scope and Contents Collection includes two printed pamphlets by Penrose, "Priesthood and Presidency" concerning the claims of the Reorganized Latter Day Saint Church, and "The Mountain Meadows Massacre" which includes details, statements, and testimonies of various people involved in the incident, bound together and containing some handwritten notations. Also included is a TLS to William S. Paine concerning the removal of Moses Thatcher from the Quorum of Twelve Apostles, 1915, 3 personal TLSs to Cassie Donahoo,...
Dates: 1906-1922

Charles W. Penrose transcription of the St. George Temple dedication

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3762
Scope and Contents Transcription of LDS Temple Dedicatory Prayer, St. George, Utah, 1877, by Charles Penrose, 36 pages.
Dates: 1877

George Albert Smith letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2596
Scope and Contents Typewritten and signed letter dated 18 Nov. 1950 and addressed to Ruth M. Penrose. Smith thanks Penrose for sending him a book of poems by the Mormon Apostle, Charles W. Penrose. Smith praises Charles W. Penrose's poetry and his service to the Mormon Church.
Dates: 1950