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Jeremiah Stokes papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 867
Scope and Contents This collection consists of holograph notes and articles and a typewritten letter written to George Albert Smith and David O. McKay of the Mormon Church. The materials warn about the Communist threat to the United States and express concern over a possible takeover if appropriate action were not taken. Stokes believed the threat came from the peasant army of the People's Republic of China, Joseph Stalin's policies, and secret Communists in the U.S. Government.

T. Pat Matthews interview with Charity Austin

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2878
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript of an interview. Austin was interviewed by T. Pat Matthews in 1937 as part of the Federal Writer's Project for the Works Progress Administration. The item includes handwritten corrections. Austin claims to have seen Abraham Lincoln, General Robert E. Lee, and General William Sherman, but the nature of her account makes her assertion doubtful. She says the slaves were ignorant of their emancipation. She stayed on the plantation a year after she was...

T. Pat Matthews interview with Louisa Covington Adams

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2865
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of the typescript of an interview. Adams was interviewed by T. Pat Matthews on 7 June 1937 as part of a Works Progress Administration assignment. Adams tells about her experiences as a slave in North Carolina. Adams said that she was treated poorly, given little food, and few clothes. Slaves were not allowed to have fun, learn to read and write, or to go to church. They were given no holidays and were forced to work even after being badly whipped. She also...

T. Pat Matthews interview with Sarah Louise Augustus

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2876
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript of an interview. Augustus was interviewed by T. Pat Mathews in 1937 as part of the Federal Writer's Project for the Works Progress Administration. The item includes handwritten corrections. Augustus describes what it was like being a child slave. She talks about her grandmother who cared for white babies as a wet nurse, and who cared for the dead. After the Civil War Augustus was always surrounded by "white folks," and she tried to live up to the...

To his excellency the President of the United States

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2061
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed petition on parchment. The item requests that the President of the United States appoint S. M. Strickler as a member of the "Board of Commissioners" for the Territory of Utah. The document was signed by fifty-one residents of Leadville, Colorado.

Utah County American Party collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1708
Scope and Contents The Utah County American Party Collection primarily documents the Utah County chapter of the party. The collection contains the by-laws and list of members' names from the year 1975-1992. Included with the collection are documents and newspaper clippings concerning issues with which the party dealt. Also included are party platforms, news releases, fiscal reports and some letters between members and party leaders. Some minutes of meetings and agendas are also present as well as American Party...

Utah National Parks Council records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5785
Abstract Utah has one of the longest-running Scouting legacies in the country. The first Boy Scout Troop in the state got its start in Logan, Utah in 1910. The Utah County Council was organized February 22, 1921, and in 1922 it changed its name to the Timpanogos District Council. In 1931 the council merged with the Zion National Park Council, and the name was shortened to the Timpanogos Council. Then on February 3, 1936, that council merged with the Bryce Canyon Council, and thereby became the Utah...

Earl B. Vanfleet papers

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Identifier: MSS 3247
Abstract The Earl Vanfleet collection is composed of papers related to the political interests and actions of Earl Vanfleet, including correspondence, literature, and articles related to the John Birch Society and the American Party.

Thomas R.G. Welch autograph book

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 4146
Abstract One autograph book belong to Thomas R.G. Welch, 1896.

Daisy Whaley interview with Cy Hart

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2909
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript of an interview. Hart was interviewed by Daisy Whaley in 1937 as part of the Federal Writer's Project for the Works Progress Administration. The item includes handwritten corrections. Hart describes the work on the plantation and a "grovin' hog" which was a tool for harvesting wheat. He tells how the Yankees entered the plantation, ate what they desired, and announced freedom for the slaves. Hart stayed at the plantation until his master's...

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Jones, Marjorie 2
Romney, George W., 1907-1995 2
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Adams, Louisa Covington, approximately 1857- 1
Adkins, Ida 1
Allen, Martha Bryant, approximately 1859- 1
American Mothers, Inc. 1
American Party (1969- ) 1
American Party (1969- ). Utah County American Party 1
Anderson, Joseph, 1852- 1
Anderson, Mary Brodie, 1851- 1
Andrews, Cornelia, 1850- 1
Anngady, Mary, 1857- 1
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906 1
Armstrong, Francis, 1839-1899 1
Arrington, Jane, 1852-1941 1
Augustus, Sarah Louise, approximately 1857- 1
Austin, Charity, 1852-1941 1
Baker, Lizzie 1
Baker, Viney, 1859- 1
Bank of Hawaii. Department of Business Research 1
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Barbour, Mary, approximately 1856- 1
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Bautista, Margarito, 1878-1961 1
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Boone, Andrew 1
Bost, W. L. 1
Boy Scouts of America 1
Boy Scouts of America. Bryce Canyon Council 1
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Bradley-Evans, Martha 1
Brigham Young University 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Theatre and Cinematic Arts 1
Burgener, Clair W. 1
Cannady, Fanny 1
Carlson, Frank, 1893-1987 1
Carter, Kate B. 1
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Crasson, Hannah, 1853- 1
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Crump, Bill 1
Dalton, Charles Lee 1
Daniels, John 1
Debnam, W. Solomon 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Dickens, Charles W. 1
Dickens, Margaret E. 1
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Dunn, Lucy Ann 1
Dutmir, Gustavo 1
Dyer, Frank H. 1
Faucette, Lindsey 1
Ferguson, Andrew, 1818-1888 1
Gardner, Willard Hale 1
George W. Romney Institute of Public Management 1
Gerry, Esther 1
Glenn, Robert 1
Griffeth, Dorcas 1
Groesbeck, Lue S. 1
Gudger, Sarah, 1816- 1
Hale, Mabel Bean 1
Hall, Thomas 1
Hamilton, Hector 1
Hamilton, JoAnn Hibbert 1
Harper, John Claiborne 1
Harris, George W., -1855 1
Harris, Sarah 1
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 1
Hart, Cy 1
Henry, Milly 1
Henson, Charles A. 1
Hibbs, Edith S. 1
High, Joe 1
Hill, Kitty 1
Hillendahl, Wesley H. (Wesley Harrington), 1921-1995 1
Hinton, Jerry 1
Hinton, Martha Adeline 1
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