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Articles, poetry, and other material on Brigham Young University

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 607
Scope and Contents Contains eight items related to Brigham Young University, including a poem "The Builder," a tribute to BYU, by Marie Clark Miller; a list of officers of Brigham Young University, 1923-1924; a news article examining the progress of BYU, 1918; a brief history and suggested outline for a history of BYU, with name of compilers, 1920; a copy of the Deseret Weekly containing article about Brigham Young Academy, 1891; a brief history of the Academy from the Contributor written by James Talmage, 1881;...
Dates: 1891-1925

Brigham Young Academy normal diagrams

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: UA 421
Scope and Contents Holograph diagrams showing which academic skills supported which courses at Brigham Young Academy. The item is dated June 20, 1879 and was "drawn by James E. Talmage."
Dates: 1879

James E. Talmage chart

 File — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: UA 608
Scope and Contents Hand drawn chart depicting the general curriculum at Brigham Young Academy including an hourly schedule for classes and activities during each week.
Dates: 1878

Elisha Jones papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2870
Scope and Contents Includes diary, notebook, and lecture report. Diary begins with ten-page reminiscence, 1858. Sporadic diary entries are dated 1858-1879. Notes, some dating as late as 1885 (after Elisha's death), interspersed throughout volume. Volume also includes two pages of minutes to a high priest's quorum meeting, 23 October 1860, presumably held in Sanpete County; and several pages listing family names. Notebook, without covers, contains financial entries dated about 1872-1880. Last item is a...
Dates: 1858-1880

Latter-day Saint priesthood records of Brigham Young Academy

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 70
Scope and Contents Collection includes bound typescript copy and bound carbon copy of typescript copy of LDS priesthood meetings and lists of ordinances performed. James E. Talmage was clerk. Typescript copies from p. 75 to 123 of original.
Dates: 1879-1881

Karl G. Maeser religious lecture minutes

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2980
Scope and Contents Minutes to lectures given by Karl G. Maeser in his Book of Mormon, New Testament, extempore exercises, and grand theology religion classes at the Brigham Young Academy. Minutes recorded by James E. Talmage, Susa Young, Zina Williams, and others. Second folder includes a typed copy of the minutes, prepared by Evelyn C. Fannin in about the late 1990s.
Dates: 1878-1879

Polysophical Society records

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 84
Scope and Contents Includes minutes of the Polysophical Society 1892-1895; souvenir copies of the first Society meeting agenda; and several handwritten notes.
Dates: 1884-1939; Majority of material found within 1892-1895

Theological Organization minutes and references

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 238
Scope and Contents Collection includes theological minutes and references.
Dates: 1879