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Autobiography of Wesley C. Carter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 9179
Scope and Contents

Contains an autobiography of the life of Wesley C. Carter. Includes information about his personal and professional activities. Includes personal stories from his childhood, adolescent, and adult life, notes positions held in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and discusses the work he completed while serving his building missions in the British Isles and the Southern United States. Dated approximately 1993.

Dates: approximately 1993

Virginia state officials autograph collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 695
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and printed legal documents signed by governors and lieutenant governors of Virginia. Included are two depositions by Benjamin Harrison regarding land suits; an appointment of a county sheriff signed by James Pleasants; appointments of six Justices of the Peace by Joseph Johnson, three by John Letcher, four by Henry Wise, and three by Francis Pierpont; and an appointment of county surveyor Joshua Pretlow.

Dates: 1784-1865

Sonia Peterson Aycock family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7470
Scope and Contents

Contains letters, biographies, family group sheets, photographs, newspaper clippings, diaries, and other family papers that show the family history of Sonia Peterson Aycock. The papers also show the way of life of the 1900s.

Dates: 1841-2009

Ancestry of Nellie F. Ayres

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 460
Scope and Contents

Typewritten genealogy of Nellie F. Ayres. This item was composed on an unknown date from published genealogies. The materials include pedigrees, family histories, as well as land, civil, and probate records. The item traces Nellie F. Ayres' ancestry through the Terrell family of North Carolina and of England. Ayres apparently had some Mormon descendants.

Dates: 1950

Edmund C. Babcock letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8992
Scope and Contents

Contains eighteen handwritten letters to Elizabeth B. Lampman, all but one having postmarked envelopes, written between July to August 1903 by Edmund C. Babcock; there are also two letters written by an anonymous person or persons, located in the letter of July 16th written from Cripple Creek, Colorado. Letters document Babcock's travels through Yellowstone National Park as the secretary of the Brooklyn Christian Endeavor Union.

Dates: 1903 July-August

William Backman reminiscences

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 4043
Scope and Contents

Reminiscences were written by Backman between 1917 and 1931, describing his life and experiences.

Dates: 1917-1931

Russel Backus collection of Samuel Cordner papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8613
Scope and Contents

Documents and information about the life of Samuel Cordner, including an autobiography, diaries, LDS mission letters, business ledgers, and other miscellaneous materials. Also included is a commentary on the life of Samuel Cordner by his grandson Russel Backus. Materials are dated 1903-1957.

Dates: 1903-1957

Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Gilwell collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 8680
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials relating to the lives of Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Gilwell, and his wife Olave, as well as on The Scout Association in 1910. Materials are scans or digital reproductions of photographs, business and personal correspondence even with European royalty and nobility, books and published articles, reports or manuals, notes, and other ephemera and information relating to the Baden-Powell family, the development of the scouting movement, and...
Dates: approximately 1797-2015

Brent Baker negatives

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 745
Scope and Contents

Contains glass plate negatives depicting people in and around their homes and street scenes. Many of these negatives are signed with the initials J. N. E., which is expanded to J. N. Erickson on one plate; it's unclear who is the creator of the rest of the plates. Some of the plates are identified as having been taken in Sweden and Denmark. Also includes two metal lithograph plates. Dated approximately 1870-1919.

Dates: approximately 1870-1919

Claude Vincent and Lillie Liston Baker collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1682
Scope and Contents

This collection is composed of personal letters, histories and rememberances from the Claude Vincent and Lillie Liston Baker family. It provides an intimate and loving portrait of a Mormon family and their struggle to tame southern Utah.

Dates: 1929-1960

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Social Life and Customs 1842
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Media and Communication 60
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 59
American Fork (Utah) -- History 55
Immigration and American Expansion 55
Certificates 54
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- History 52
Politics, Government, and Law 48
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Latter Day Saint women -- Biography 45
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Provo (Utah) -- History 42
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Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 29
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Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 16
Negatives 16
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Latter Day Saints -- Arizona -- History 15
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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 19
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Tanner, George S. 13
Brigham Young Academy 11
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 11
Elliott, Norma Larson, 1916-2009 10
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 10
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 9
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 9
Clark, Sadie Ollerton, 1901-1992 8
Brigham Young University. Intercollegiate Athletics 6
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 6
Salt Lake Temple 6
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 6
Smith, Emma Hale 6
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 6
BYU Women (Club) 5
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 5
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 5
Clark family 5
Maeser, Karl G. 5
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 5
Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 5
Smith, John, 1832-1911 5
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 5
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 5
University of Utah 5
Adams family 4
Alan K. Engen, 1940- 4
Baker family 4
Boy Scouts of America 4
Carson family 4
Farnsworth family 4
Hunt, Theodore 4
Johnson family 4
Knight, Jesse, 1845-1921 4
Larson, May Louise Hunt, 1860-1943 4
Leavitt family 4
Rigdon, Sidney, 1793-1876 4
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 4
Smith, Hyrum Gibbs, 1879-1932 4
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 4
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 4
Talmage, Merry May Booth, 1868-1944 4
Taylor family 4
Wells, Emmeline B. (Emmeline Blanche), 1828-1921 4
Westwood, P. Bradford, 1957- 4
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 4
Young, Joseph, 1797-1881 4
Allison, Helen Taylor 3
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 3
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 3
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 3
Brigham Young High School (Provo, Utah) 3
Brigham Young University. Athletic Media Relations 3
Cannon family 3
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 3
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 3
Carpenter, Christopher, active 1803-1817 3
Carter family 3
Chamberlain, Thomas, 1854-1918 3
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 3
Clamorgan, Jacques, -1814 3
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 3
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 3
Farnsworth, Moses Franklin, 1834- 3
Green family 3
Grey, Zane, 1872-1939 3
Harmon family 3
Hatch, Ephraim 3
Howell family 3
Icarian Community 3
Intercollegiate Knights 3
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942 3
Jensen family 3
Keeler, Joseph B. (Joseph Brigham), 1855-1935 3
Knowlton, Clark S. (1919-1991) 3
Larson, Margaret Smith, 1884-1973 3
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 3
McEwan family 3
Palmer family 3
Patterson family 3
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 3
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 3
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 3
Shelley, Charlotte D. 3
Sinaloa (Mexico : State) 3
Smith, John L. (John Lyman), 1828-1898 3
Smith, Joseph West, 1859-1944 3
Stark, Helen Candland, 1901-1994 3
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971 3
Vega, Rafael de la 3
Warnick, Lurena Eldredge 3
Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952 3
Wilkinson, Ernest L., 1899-1978 3
Adams, Robert D. (Robert Darius), 1881-1956 2
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