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Wilsonville : a ghost town of Emery County

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 943
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten history of Wilsonville, Utah. The town was settled by Mormons. Initially, there were about seven families in the hamlet, not including surrounding farms. The site was later abandoned. The date of the composition of the item is uncertain.
Dates: approximately 1950

Albert L. Winkler interview with Herbert K. and Erika W. Commichaux

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2778
Scope and Contents Typescript of an interview (64 pages) conducted by Albert L. Winkler and Corey Clement on November 9, 2001. Commichaux tells about his position as a company commander in the German Army with the rank of captain. He participated in numerous campaigns including the invasion of Poland in 1939. He fought on the Russian front from 1941 to 1945, was wounded twice, and was captured by the United States Army in 1945. Also included is an interview of Commichaux's wife, Erika, on the same...
Dates: 2001

Albert Winkler research papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 6052
Abstract Albert Winkler's research materials printed from microfilm, as well as handwritten biographies of the Paraowan Pioneers, 1790-1909.
Dates: 1790-1909

Stan Wolfley interview

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3178
Scope and Contents Transcript of an interview conducted by S. Criss James on 26 Jan. 1985 for Ray Hillam's war project. Wolfley joined the United States Army in 1944 before he turned 17 years old. He was trained in demolition to destroy obstacles to allow landing craft to land on islands. He participated in the battle for Iwo Jima in 1945 and took part in the assault on Mt. Suribachi. He later was involved in the landing at Okinawa where he was wounded. Wolfley also participiated in the occupation of Japan...
Dates: 1985 January 26

World War II memories of Wendell Van Twelves

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7606
Scope and Contents Contains a bound book which is made up of an oral history interview with Wendell Van Twelves. There is also a series of correspondence between Wendell and Henry Sakaida, a couple of newspaper articles regarding Van Twelves's service in the military, and the accident and flying regulation violation record from his time in the military. All records except for the oral history interview are photocopies. Also contains a shorter version of this bound book with higher quality color photocopies of the...
Dates: after 1991

Y Calcares records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 462
Scope and Contents Contains a pledge book, minute book, and histories from the Y Calcares Student service club, 1943-1962.
Dates: 1943-1962

Joseph Young affadavit of Haun's Mill massacre

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 791
Scope and Contents Materials include Joseph Young's original eyewitness account of events that occured during the Haun's Mill massacre on October 30, 1838. His account was witnessed and sealed on June 4, 1839, by John Woods of the Circuit Court in Adams County, Missouri. Young describes the mob, his escape, and the conditions of the victims. Young also writes that he helped bury the dead. The account was later used by the Church as evidence of the sufferings of its members in Missouri. Dated June 4, 1839.
Dates: 1839 June 4

Karl E. Young funeral service

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2195
Scope and Contents Typescript of the funeral of Karl E. Young recorded on audiocassette. Includes talks and prayers honoring Karl Young.
Dates: 1990

Loyd Young articles and correspondence

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1062
Scope and Contents Two articles and two letters. The items relate to an article published in the "Utah Historical Quarterly" in the Spring of 1974 by P. T. Reilly entitled "Kanab United Order: The President's Nephew and the Bishop." Young contends that the article was defamatory to his great-great uncle, John R. Young. The two letters are Loyd's complaint to the editors of the "Quarterly" and the reply by Glen M. Leonard. The two articles are by Loyd Young (29 leaves) and Howard D. Roberts (3 leaves) written in...
Dates: 1974-1975

Norma P. Young papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1884
Scope and Contents Biographies, diaries, newspaper clippings, poems, correspondence, histories of Monticello, Utah, photographs of family members, and genealogies. The materials relate the Perkins family which settled in Monticello, Utah. The diaries deal largely with missions served by family members for the Mormon Church. Also included are accounts of family members attending college, encountering Indians, and working with women's organizations.
Dates: 1914-1973

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 898
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Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 11
Coombs, C. Garn, 1937- 10
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Morley, Alonzo J., 1903-1995 9
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 9
Brigham Young University. College of Education 8
Federal Writers' Project 8
United States. Works Progress Administration 8
Westwood, P. Bradford, 1957- 8
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 8
Allen, Mark K. (Mark Knight), 1905-1996 7
Brigham Young University. Department of Zoology 7
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 7
Smith family 7
Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932 6
Maeser, Karl G. 6
Stark, Helen Candland, 1901-1994 6
Tanner, George S. 6
Watkins, Arthur Rich, 1916- 6
Whittaker, David J. 6
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Cheney, Thomas E. (Thomas Edward), 1901-1993 5
D'Arc, James V. 5
Harrison, Bertrand Fereday, 1908-2002 5
Hicks, Mary A. 5
Lyne, Louise 5
Shumway, Gary L. 5
United States. Army 5
University of Utah 5
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 5
Andrus, J. Roman (James Roman), 1907-1993 4
Brigham Young University. Department of Music 4
Brigham Young University. Department of Physical Education 4
Brigham Young University. Department of Speech and Dramatic Arts (1967-1975) 4
Butt, Newbern I. (Newbern Isaac) 4
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 4
David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies 4
Elliott, Norma Larson, 1916-2009 4
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 4
Harold B. Lee Library. Department of Archives and Manuscripts 4
Heaton, Alma 4
Keeler, Joseph B. (Joseph Brigham), 1855-1935 4
McDonald, Howard S. (Howard Stevenson), 1894-1986 4
Mitson, Betty Kulberg 4
Norton, Don Evan, 1902-1983 4
Smith, Oliver R. 4
Tanner, Vasco M. (Vasco Myron), 1892-1989 4
Winkler, Albert L. (Albert Lynn) 4
Young, Karl E. (Karl Egbert), 1903-1990 4
Abraham, John 3
Black, Susan Easton 3
Brigham Young Academy. Beaver Branch 3
Brigham Young University. Department of Agronomy and Horticulture 3
Brigham Young University. Department of Art 3
Brigham Young University. English Department 3
Chapman, Arthur Owen, 1913-2003 3
Charles Redd Center for Western Studies 3
Christensen, Dean C., 1913-2007 3
Christensen, N. La Verl 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 3
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 3
Clark, Marden J., 1916-2003 3
Clinger, Morris M., 1910-1993 3
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876 3
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 3
Grover, Leonard R. (Leonard Royce), 1953- 3
Hales, Wayne B. 3
Harold B. Lee Library 3
Jensen, J. Marinus (Jens Marinus), 1868-1946 3
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 3
Keeler, Daniel Mandeville 3
Lewis, Ben E. (Ben Elden), 1913-2005 3
McFadden, Sandy 3
Norton, Don E. 3
Oaks, Dallin H. 3
Ottesen, Carol Clark 3
Provo Tabernacle (Provo, Utah) 3
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 3
Risher, Mary Jo 3
Salt Lake Temple 3
Sauls, Kiefer B., 1896-1980 3
Schulthess, David A. (David Arnold), 1924-2014 3
Sotomayor, Elsie 3
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 3
Stewart, Kim 3
Swensen, Russel B. (Russel Brown), 1902- 3
Tanner, Wilmer W. 3
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 3
Adams family 2
Addy, George M. (George Milton), 1927- 2
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