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Box 2

 Container

Contains 6 Collections and/or Records:

Private journal, volume V / J. E. Talmage, 1891-1892

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Handwritten journal includes nearly daily entries from July 27, 1891 to March 28, 1892. Begins in Rome, Italy, and ends in San Francisco, California. Includes Talmage's return from Europe in August; resignation as principal of Latter-day Saints College in January 1892 to allow him to help in establishing Young University (later known as Latter-day Saints' University); and his journey to San Francisco, California, with Charles R. Savage, who was traveling to take photographs of interesting...

Private journal, volume VI / J. E. Talmage, 1892-1893

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Handwritten journal includes nearly daily entries from March 29, 1892 to March 7, 1893. Begins in San Francisco, California, where Talmage was accompanying Charles R. Savage on a trip to take photographs of the area. Primarily consists of descriptions of travels throughout Utah on church and business matters. Includes descriptions of Talmage's appointment by the First Presidency to write a work on theology to be used in instruction at church school's. The volume concludes with Talmage's...

J. E. Talmage private journal, Volume 7, 1893-1894

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Handwritten journal includes nearly daily entries from March 8, 1893 to July 22, 1894. Begins in Salt Lake City, Utah, and ends with Talmage in London, England. Near the beginning of the journal is a three-page entry on the dedication of the Salt Lake Temple, which occurred on April 6, 1893. Also includes his election as President of the University of Utah and Professor of Geology in April 1894. In May 1894, Talmage was asked to travel to Europe and attend a meeting of the Royal Microscopical...

Jas. E. Talmage's private journal, Volume 8, 1894-1895

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Handwritten journal includes nearly daily entries from July 23, 1894 to December 31, 1895. Begins in London, England, and ends with Talmage in Salt Lake City, Utah. Most entries are of meetings, lectures, and funerals Talmage attended. Mentions learning of the birth of his daughter while on his journey home from Europe in August 1894, and her subsequent death in April 1895. Also mentions being elected as Fellow of Royal Society of Edinburgh in December 1894. Includes description of travel to...

Private journal, volume IX / Jas. E. Talmage, 1896-1897

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSS 229 Series 1
Scope and Contents Handwritten journal includes nearly daily entries from January 1, 1896 to December 31, 1897. Begins and ends with Talmage in Salt Lake City, Utah. Most entries are of meetings, lectures, and funerals Talmage attended. Journal begins with brief entry about Utah being admitted as a state on January 4, 1896. Includes description of travels to Jacksonville, Florida to attend meetings of the National Education Association, February-March 1896, whereTalmage visited many sites on his way there and...

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;...