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Franklin Madsen collection of biographies

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1143
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies of musicians, composers, and painters from various places in Europe. Also included are questions and summaries of chapters found in the "Essentials in Music History." The dates of the compositions of these items are uncertain.

Dates: approximately 1950

May Mann papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1449
Abstract

Correspondence, newspaper-column and magazine-article tearsheets and typescripts; book drafts; and other materials relating to her journalism career.

Dates: 1930-1982

Leola G. Merrill papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3748
Scope and Contents

Consists primarily of personal papers documenting Merrill's authorship of numerous Mormon-themed dramas and programs, but also contains the personal papers and/or memorabilia of her husband, David M. Merrill, her parents, Luman Peter and Veda Jane Walker Green, and David's father, Amos N. Merrill. Materials dated 1911-2002.

Dates: 1911-2002

Mlle Le Normand, her biography and her extraordinary predictions, her dealings with the most illustrious personages of Europe, the Republic, the Directory, the Empire and the Restoration up to the present time

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 404
Scope and Contents Printed book in French with a typewritten English translation. Part of the title page in French has been destroyed by fire. The translation was done in 1936 by Charlotte Harbin. The biography relates to the life and career of Marie Anne Lenormand (1772?-1843), an important prophetic spiritualist in France. Also inlcuded is a letter believed to have been written by Josephine, Empress of France and wife of Napoleon I, and a letter written by Lenormand and addressed to Louis Philippe, King...
Dates: 1843-1936

Edward Murray book manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1842
Scope and Contents

Two typewritten manuscripts for publication. They are entitled "Ten Film Classics: a Re-viewing" and "Fellini the Artist." The "Film Classics" book is about important early movies and "Fellini" is about the Italian filmmaker, Federico Fellini(1920- ).

Dates: 1976

My story

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2517
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography. Berrett tells about his life, about his career, and about the books he wrote. Also included are photocopies of letters received by Berrett from many prominent Mormon Church leaders.

Dates: 1924-1971

New facts on the life and history of Giovanni Pietro Antonio Lebolo

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 924
Scope and Contents

Thirteen photocopies of a typewritten manuscript and eighteen photographs of Italian documents all bound in one volume. The typescripts are Jorgensen's account of how he became interested in Lebolo, and of how he accomplished his research on the man. Lebolo was an Egyptologist of the early 19th century.

Dates: 1976

Notes on the life of Carl Christian Anton Christensen, pioneer artist

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1092
Scope and Contents Typescript of a biography of C. C. A. Christensen (1831-1912) by his granddaughter Norma Taggart "with the help of her daughter, Ethel Taggart Christensen." The account uses many direct quotes from the diaries and autobiography of C. C. A. Christensen. Mr. Christensen was an artist, writer, and historian who was born and raised in Denmark and later immigrated to Utah. He served as a missionary and as a patriarch for the Mormon Church. This biography is chiefly concerned with Mr....
Dates: 1950-1975

Edith Jones Olson oral history

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 913
Scope and Contents

Autobiography; transcripts of interviews by her grandson, Jeffrey K. Olson; and the original cassette tapes of the interviews. Edith was born at Castle Gate, Utah and lived most of her life in Price, Utah. She played the piano and organ at numerous church services for all denominations and at the movies before the advent of sound. She taught music during WW II, was appointed director of the Carbon County Centennial Arts Committee, and was chosen the First Lady of the Year in Price.

Dates: approximately 1970s

Paramount Pictures pressbooks

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1431
Scope and Contents

Pressbooks for the Paramount Pictures' films "First Love" and "The Duellists." The items describe details of the film's production and gives biographies of the actors appearing in the films.

Dates: 1977-1978

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DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959 2
Hartley, L. P. (Leslie Poles), 1895-1972 2
Russell, Charles M. (Charles Marion), 1864-1926 2
Sansom, William, 1912-1976 2
Acland, Alice, 1912- 1
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993 1
Armstrong, Anthony, 1897-1976 1
Aylesworth, Barton Orville, 1860-1933 1
Ball, Eve 1
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 1
Barthel, Mildred L. 1
Bartok, Bela, 1881-1945 1
Berrett, William E. (William Edwin) (1902-1993) 1
Blamforth, Janet Roberts 1
Bohler family 1
Boller, Henry A., 1836-1902 1
Boller, Mary P., 1843-1910 1
Bowen, Elizabeth, 1899-1973 1
Breasted, James Henry, 1865-1935 1
Brigham Young Academy 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Art 1
Browne, J. Ross (John Ross), 1821-1875 1
Burnside, Wesley M. 1
Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881 1
Cecil, David, 1902-1986 1
Ceo, Joseph 1
Chamberlain, Louisa 1
Childs, Gordon B., 1927- 1
Christensen family 1
Christensen, Ethel Taggart 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 1
Columbia Pictures 1
Condie, Richard (Richard P.) 1
Conrad, Bill 1
Cornwall, J. Spencer 1
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 1
Dayton, Lyman D. 1
DeMille family 1
Dixon, Maynard, 1875-1946 1
Dixon, Randy 1
Dorland, Byrl Brown 1
Doty-Dayton Productions (Firm) 1
Evans, William Minshall 1
Fairbanks, Avard T. (Avard Tennyson), 1897-1987 1
Fairbanks, Eugene F. 1
Fellini, Federico 1
Ferrucci, Francesco 1
Field, Eugene, 1850-1895 1
Fletcher, Calvin, 1882-1963 1
Gibbs, Geoffrey, 1940- 1
Girault, Francis 1
Goss, Peter L. 1
Graves, Diana 1
Green, Luman Peter, 1887-1980 1
Green, Veda J. (Veda Jane), 1888-1981 1
Gregg, Josiah, 1806-1850 1
Guiterman, Arthur, 1871-1943 1
Hafen, John, 1856-1910 1
Halliburton, Richard, 1900-1939 1
Harbin, Charlotte 1
Heardwick, Philip A. 1
Holland, Henry, 1583-1650? 1
Horner, David 1
Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910 1
Huneker, James, 1857-1921 1
Hunt (Family : Hunt, Austin George, 1907-2006) 1
Hunt, Andrew, 1947- 1
Hunt, Austin George, 1907-2006 1
Hunt, Charlene, 1954- 1
Hunt, Mildred Tobler, 1916-2016 1
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859 1
Jackson, Richard W. 1
Jagger, Dean, 1903-1991 1
Johnson family 1
Johnson, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1905 1
Johnson, Sarah Elizabeth Senior, 1866- 1
Jorgensen, Dan C. 1
Josephine 1
Keate, Susanna Mehetable Rogers Sangiovanni Pickett, 1813-1905 1
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968 1
Kitchin, C. H. B. (Clifford Henry Benn), 1895-1967 1
Kodály, Zoltán, 1882-1967 1
Larson, Clinton F. 1
Le Normand, M. A. (Marie-Anne Adélaide), 1772-1843 1
Leatham, William A., 1872- 1
Lebolo, Antonio, 1781-1830 1
Leigh, William Robinson, 1866-1955 1
Letham family 1
Lloyd, Beatrice Jones 1
Louis Philippe, King of the French, 1773-1850 1
MCA Corporate Films 1
Madsen, Franklin, 1887-1971 1
Mann, May 1
Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940 1
Mascagni, Pietro, 1863-1945 1
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