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Andrew Jackson Allen autobiography and diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3213
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typescript of an autobiography and diary. Allen writes about his youth in Kentucky and move to Missouri after he joined the Mormon Church. He later moved to Nauvoo, Illinois, and joined the Mormon exodus to Utah in 1847. He tells about the hardships of early settlement in Salt Lake City, Utah. His diary starts in 1857. It has many gaps and entries were often months apart. He writes about the "Utah War;" his work on the railroad in 1868 and 1869; his...
Dates: 1857-1884

Allen family correspondence

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1933
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of correspondence between members of the Allen family. The items relate to personal and family matters.

Dates: 1875-1879

Allen family papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2337
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and printed correspondence, certificates, deeds, postcards, family histories, and miscellaneous items. The materials document the private and legal activities of the Allen family.

Dates: approximately 1890-1944

Hannah Allen letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2449
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed. The item was not dated but was composed some time in the early nineteenth century. The letter was written to Hannah's granddaughter, Jane Addams. Hannah, who was barely literate, tells Adams about a "Refamation" in the area of Tunbridge and Chelsea, Vermont. The family of Joseph Smith (1805-1844), the first president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, lived in this area in the 1790s.

Dates: approximately 1810

Ida Lowry Allen journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6029
Scope and Contents

Collection contains one journal with daily entries for the year 1888. The journal chronicles family temple trips, extended family gatherings, church and Sunday school meetings for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Manti, Utah, as well as various other recreation, work, and church-related activities. Also contains a transcript of the original journal.

Dates: 1888

Marva Genevieve Stevens Allen papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8819
Scope and Contents

Contains materials pertaining to the life of Marva Genevieve Stevens Allen. Included are her journals, some correspondence with her husband, and digital images of members of her family on DVD discs. Dated circa 1950-2010.

Dates: approximately 1950-2010

William Coleman Allen biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 769
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of short typewritten biography. Crossed the plains to Utah with the pioneers as a child in 1847, settled with family in Mill Creek Canyon and, in 1851, in Draper. In 1876, called by Brigham Young to head the colonization of the Little Colorado River settlements in Arizona. Moved back to Draper in 1884.

Dates: 1843-1917

J. Urban Allred diaries

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2909
Scope and Contents Volume begins with autobiographical sketch concerning Allred's early life in Lehi, Utah. Diaries document his attendance at Brigham Young Academy, September 1892-May 1898; service as a Mormon missionary in Tennessee in the Southern States Mission, June 1898-July 1900; activities as a school teacher in Vernal, Utah, August 1900-May 1901; family life with Amelia May Hammond in Lehi, 1901-1910; and family life with Edna Bingham in Raymond, Alberta, and elsewhere, beginning in 1912. Diaries also...
Dates: 1892-1956

Rhoda J. Allred and Sharon Allred Jessup collection on Rulon C. Allred

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8750
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials pertaining to the life of Rulon C. Allred. Included are typed and handwritten journal entries and letters, handwritten financial records, and his handwritten autobiography. A typed scrapbook made by his daughter Rhoda as well as Allred family recordings, family histories, and an interview with John Stewart on compact discs are also included. His religious materials include a book with records of work Allred did for the dead in Mesa, Arizona, and diary entries...
Dates: approximately 1930-2005; Majority of material found within 1958-1978

Jacob Alt journals

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 420
Scope and Contents

Holograph journals which contain daily entries (in pencil) concerning the life of a Salt Lake City, Utah, bartender which include little detail.

Dates: 1882-1883

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Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 10
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United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 9
Clark, Sadie Ollerton, 1901-1992 8
Brigham Young University. Intercollegiate Athletics 6
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 6
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Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 6
Smith, Emma Hale 6
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 6
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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
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Alan K. Engen, 1940- 4
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Boy Scouts of America 4
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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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