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Histories written & filed (No. 4) for Adams Camp of Daughters of Utah Pioneers

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2578
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten history. The item includes lists of officers, meeting minutes, photographs of members, and poems praising Utah pioneers.
Dates: 1943-1945

Life history of Albert Douglas Dickson

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 752
Scope and Contents Typescript of an autobiography. Dickson migrated to Utah in 1852. He first settled in American Fork but later moved to Kaysville. He participated in resisting the U.S. Army during the Utah War, mentions the Morrisite War, and moved to Richville, Utah, where he served as bishop of the Richville Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Also included are poems dedicated to Dickson and some anecdotes on his life.
Dates: 1892-1922

Short life sketch of Catherine Ingreberg Neilson Olsen

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2461
Scope and Contents Photocopy of microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Catherine Ingreberg Neilson was born in 1829 in Denmark. She joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1853 and married Hans Peter Olsen in 1854. She migrated to the United States in the same year and arrived in Salt Lake City, Utah, in October 1854. Catherine later moved to American Fork, Utah, and later to Carson Valley, Nevada. She later returned to American Fork and died in 1915. Also included are two poems...
Dates: 1935

Jessie Hunter Olsen poem about Christmas

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2451
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten poem. The item is addressed to "Dear Brother John." "While I was ironing this morning I wrote these few silly lines. While thinking of the kind of Christmas we used to have, you'll get the joke but some of the younger generation may not." This item was found with materials relating to Mormons in American Fork, Utah, and may relate to those people in that location.
Dates: approximately 1935

Biographical sketch of the life of William R. Webb

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3344
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typed biography. William R. Webb was born in England in 1829, married Martha Carless in 1854, and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1860. He migrated to Utah in 1867 and settled in American Fork. He took a second wife, returned to England in 1886 as a missionary for the Mormon Church, and died in 1915. Also included is a poem written by Webb to "Sister Ellen Barrett on Her Fiftieth Birthday."
Dates: 1929