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A historical and linguistic study of the nineteenth century Mormon attempts to reform English orthography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 74
Scope and Contents

Typewritten student paper prepared for the Brigham Young University Honors Program. Contains a study of the Deseret Alphabet, its origin, problems, use and failure in Utah society during 1850-1877.

Dates: 1975

Iscrizion dell' Archiospitale del' ssmo Salvatore ad ssrum

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2398
Scope and Contents

Handwritten list in Latin. The item is a list of inscriptions, mostly from grave markers, by an unknown author. The date of the item is also uncertain.

Dates: 1700

Japan Society Bulletin, No. 58

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 301
Scope and Contents

Printed article with ms. notations titled "Japanese and Aryans Kin," which Christian Jensen marked and sent to Heber J. Grant and noted: "Pres. Grant, I thought this might be of interest to you, sincerely, C.N. Jensen, B.Y.C."

Dates: 1919

Latin index of books

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2135
Scope and Contents

Handwritten Latin index of books which are believed to have been located in some library in Europe.

Dates: 1740

Harold Willey Lee papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6255
Abstract

The Harold Willey Lee papers contain Harold Willey Lee's research notes which are comprised of papers and note cards mostly relating to French works and authors.

Dates: approximately 1927-1978

Harold S. Madsen professional papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7572
Scope and Contents

Contains eight cartons of professional papers regarding his time as a Professor of both English and Linguistics at Brigham Young University. Includes syllabi, papers, handbooks and various other materials dating 1960-1988.

Dates: 1960-1988

Hugh Nibley papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2721
Scope and Contents

Contains the personal and professional papers of Nibley. Includes research notes, manuscripts, photographs, publications, personal papers, and ephemera that document his work as a Mormon scholar, a professor, and a father. Materials date approximately 1844 to 2008.

Dates: approximately 1844-2008; Majority of material found within approximately 1940-2000

Alfred L. Riggs notes on Ponca and Dakota languages

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 106
Scope and Contents

Handwritten volume of Ponca language grammar notes with lists of prepositions, verbs, pronouns, adverbs and articles. Includes comparative lists of words in Ponca and Dakota with only occasional English translations. An appendix at the end of the volume lists Dakota words translated into English.

Dates: 1872

Kenneth I. Perry papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6803
Abstract

The Kenneth I. Perry papers consists of Perry's professional papers from his experiences teaching French.

Dates: 1950-1988

Alfred Crowquill pictorial grammar

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 439
Scope and Contents

Handwritten explanations of English grammatical terms with accompanying examples and illustrations. The date of composition is uncertain. The work was published in 1842.

Dates: 1838

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