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Silas Hillman autobiography and financial records

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 61
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography of Hillman describing his conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his later experiences. He writes about the persecutions and problems the Mormons faced in Kirtland, Ohio, Missouri, and Nauvoo, Illinois. He also writes about encounters with Ute Indians during the 1850s following his migration to Utah. Also included are family financial records. Collection includes photocopy of materials.

Edwin Smith Hinckley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1126
Scope and Contents Correspondence of Hinckley with family members and associates and notes on gospel topics as well as letters of condolence received by the family upon Hinckley's death. Also includes a folder of correspondence of Hinckley's descendants, dated 1953-1959.

Edwin Smith Hinckley papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 352
Scope and Contents Correspondence, speeches, reports, and biographies. These materials relate to Hinckley's work at Brigham Young University as a faculty member and on the Alumni Association Board of Directors, as superintendent of the Utah State Industrial School, and as secretary of the Provo Chamber of Commerce. The biographies are eulogies given by Hinckley's friends and associates.

Emma McDowell Jacobsen histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 520
Scope and Contents Typewritten records. Jacobsen, working for the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, compiled a list of the names of early pioneers who were buried in the Provo City cemetery in Provo, Utah, from 1849 to 1859. Also included is a history of the first deaths and burials in Provo, Utah. The old city cemetery was first located on the hill where Brigham Young University was later built.

History of Provo

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1826
Scope and Contents Typewritten history of Provo, Utah. The item includes one map and a number of newspaper clippings. The history was written for a sociology class.

Lafayette Hinckley and Alsina Elisabeth Holbrook letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 3689
Abstract The letters of Lafayette Hinckley Holbrook and Alsina Elisabeth Brimhall Holbrook contain letters dated 1897–1913 (bulk: 1897–1901).

Jennie Groberg interviews with Lafayette Hinckley Holbrook

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2962
Scope and Contents Typescript of an interview taken from the included cassette sound tapes. The interview was conducted by Jennie Groberg in 1964 and 1965. Holbrook talks about his ancestors, and his wife, Alsina Elizabeth Brimhall (1876-1960), whom he met at Brigham Young University and married in 1901. He talks about his education, his children, his occupations, and his missionary experiences with the Maori people of New Zealand.

John Whitmer Hoover papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 362
Scope and Contents Letters, cash receipts, account books, deeds, certificates, memorabilia, indentures, and miscellaneous notes. The materials were created when Hoover and his family resided in Provo, Utah, when he operated the Excelsior Roller Mills in that city. The items relate to the operation of the mill and to family matters.

Clarence Edmund Hyatt and Belle Alberta Edmonds Hyatt personal and family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5915
Scope and Contents Series I: Clarence Edmund Theodore Hyatt, contains correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings; printed ephemera, and related family history materials. Series II: Belle Alberta Edmonds Hyatt, contains correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings; printed ephemera; family histories, and related family history materials.

Interview with Eva Leavitt Miles

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2268
Scope and Contents Typewritten transcript of an interview conducted by Albert Winkler (1949- ) on 22 Aug. 1982. Miles talks about her family, her experiences in growing up in Bunkerville, and about working one summer in the Provo, Utah area.

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Thirty-fourth Quorum of the Seventy 1
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