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Armstrong family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 594
Scope and Contents Typewritten biographical sketches of Mormon pioneers John Christopher and Mary Kirkbride Armstrong and of their son and daughter-in-law, John Graham and Mary Jane Simkins Armstrong by James V. Armstrong and Marcia Armstrong Jolley. Tells of emigration of John Sr. and wife from England to Utah, of his service as bugler in Parley P. Pratt's Southern Utah Exploration Company, LDS church mission to England and death enroute home. Describes John Graham's work as a stagecoach driver and law...
Dates: Date not identified

Ignacio Garcia oral history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8123
Scope and Contents Contains the oral history of a Brigham Young University history professor who immigrated to the United States from Mexico with his family in 1956. Also contains his memories of the Vietnam War. The date is 2012.
Dates: 2012

Gilbert family biographical materials

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 272
Scope and Contents Typewritten life sketches and a pamphlet by George Choules, "The ancestors of Choules-Gilbert." Relates to the Gilbert family, their conversion to Mormonism at Hungerford, England in 1851, their immigration to America in 1878 on the steamship Wyoming and their settlement in Utah, Idaho and Montana.
Dates: Undated

Isaac Julian Harvey history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1913
Scope and Contents One typewritten and photocopied volume of recollections of a journey to California by Isaac Julin Harvey, two photocopied and handwritten letters to his wife Sarah M. Harvey, and miscellaneous items.
Dates: 1839-1928

Calvin K. Jacob collection of the Johannes Gerber family history and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5969
Abstract Genealogy charts and stories of the Johannes (John) Gerber family, which came west in 1854. Includes correspondence of John T. Gerber, circa 1827-1877, and 14 books of family history.
Dates: 1827-1880

Johnston's Army payroll safe

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3032
Scope and Contents Leaflet describing the history of the Johnston Army Payroll Safe and how it came to Utah. The safe was stored at Brigham Young University for many years. Leaflet was created by the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers and the safe is on display at the Daughters of the Utah Pioneer Museum in Provo, Utah.
Dates: 1995

Journal of crossing the plains in 1850

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 108
Scope and Contents Handwritten account of Keith's overland journey from St. Joseph, Missouri to Weaverville, California, in 1850. Keith paid a "Mr. Platner" to guide him and seventeen others to California. After being swindled and abandoned at Fort Laramie, Keith was furnished with provisions by the fort's commanding officer. The diary describes difficult travelling conditions, lack of feed and clean water for the company's animals, and problems with Indians. Keith also passed through Salt Lake City and gives a...
Dates: 1850

Fernando Garcia oral history interview with Silvia Garcia

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8124
Scope and Contents Contains the oral history of a Honduran immigrant who joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints after immigrating to the United States. The date is 2012.
Dates: 2012

Oral history interview with Stanislawa Habel

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8934
Scope and Contents Collection contains three cassette tapes with an oral history of Stanislawa Habel. Materials document her life story as she lived in Poland in the 1940's to 1970's as well as her immigration to Canada before finally moving to Utah in 1991. The materials discuss Stanislawa Habel's childhood in Poland, her family life, her conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and her career as a nurse. Materials dated August 2001.
Dates: 2001 August

Oral history interview with Stella McManus

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8118
Scope and Contents Contains a transcript for an oral history of Stella McManus, an immigrant from England to Utah. The date is 2012.
Dates: 2012

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