Richards, F. D. (Franklin Dewey), 1821-1899
- Existence: 1821 - 1899
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Circular which confirms reservations and explains procedures for William McKay and his family's passage on the ship Thornton from Liverpool, England to New York. Includes a list of McKay family's names and ages.
Handwritten and signed orders dated 27 Sept. 1866 and 23 Sept. 1869. The materials appear to be signed by a T.G. Webber or a T.T. Webber. The items are addressed to Capt. F. S. Richards and were issued under the command of Brig. Gen. F. D. Richards and apparently deal with the fall muster of the Utah militia in Ogden.
Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter dated 11 April 1840 and addressed to "my dear Father & Mother," then living in West Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Richards writes largely about family matters. Richards wants to go on a mission for the Mormon Church and needs permission of his parents because he was not yet twenty-one years old.
Handwritten and signed letter, dated April 5, 1858, and addressed to Jesse P. Harmon. Richards tells Hrmon to notify all officers to attend a military council to be held at the tabernacle in Salt Lake City, Utah. Pasted to the same sheet is an appointment to the Standing Committees on the Improvement and Public Grounds and a note that was certified by R. A. McBride, selectman for Millard County, Utah.
Typewritten and signed letter, dated 30 Nov. 1898, composed in Salt Lake City, Utah, and addressed to Daniel B. Richards. Franklin Richards expresses joy over the missionary work for the Mormon Church in Switzerland and in other places.
Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter, dated 26 Dec. 1883, and addressed to John Taylor, president of the Mormon Church. Richards urges Taylor to begin keeping a "Book of the Law of the Lord" and gives examples of possible entries.
- Collection 10
- Archival Record 1
- Letters 6
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 4
- Correspondence 2
- Home and Family 2
- Material Types 2
- Military 2
- Missions and Missionaries 2
- Photographs 2
- Politics, Government, and Law 2
- Social Life and Customs 2
- Autobiographies 1
- Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 1
- Certificates 1
- Church Government 1
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
- Diaries 1
- Immigration and American Expansion 1
- Military orders 1
- Mormon pioneers 1
- Mormons -- Illinois -- Correspondence 1
- Mormons -- Massachusetts -- History 1
- Mormons -- Missouri -- Correspondence 1
- Mormons -- Ohio -- Correspondence 1
- Ogden (Utah) -- History 1
- Pioneers 1
- Religion 1
- Reminiscences 1
- Salt Lake City (Utah) 1
- Speeches, addresses, etc. 1 ∧ less