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Box 8

 Container

Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

James E. Talmage ledger, 1888-1894

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Handwritten ledger book of Talmage's personal accounts. Includes monthly tallies of income and expenditures, as well as specific accounts. Also includes entries of tithing paid. Dated 1888-1894.

James E. Talmage pocket diary, 1924

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Handwritten daily pocket diary likely used by Talmage for writing down appointments or other important events. Most is written in shorthand. Dated 1924.

James E. Talmage pocket diary, 1927

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Handwritten daily pocket diary likely used by Talmage for writing down appointments or other important events. Includes sections for memoranda, letter register, addresses, and monthly cash accounts. Much is written in shorthand. Dated 1927.

James E. Talmage pocket diary, 1930

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Handwritten daily pocket diary likely used by Talmage for writing down appointments or other important events. Includes sections for addresses, monthly cash accounts, and general notes. Some is written in shorthand. Dated 1930.

James E. Talmage journal entry, date of production not identified

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Loose handwritten note that appears to be intended to include in a journal. Talmage is writing this while waiting at the Modena, Utah, train depot for a carriage to take him and his companion to St. George to attend a stake conference. Given this reference, it is likely this was written while Talmage was an Apostle, between 1911 and 1933. Most of the content is Talmage writing about hearing the telegraph machine he hears from the station agent's office. Date of production is not identified.

James E. Talmage papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 229
Overview Thirty volumes of personal journals and four pocket diaries; school notes, notebooks, examinations, and memorabilia from his student days in England and America; lectures, notes, and administrative material from his years as a teacher and university president, as well as assignments completed by his students during that period; research notes on scientific and religiouis topics; materials relating to his work as a consulting gealogist and mining engineer; material from scholarly societies;...