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Bush family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2217
Abstract This collection, containing letters, journals, newspaper articles, and other family correspondence, has been organized into folders by year, starting in 1846 and ending in 1960.

George Q. Cannon correspondence and record book

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 323
Scope and Contents Two ALS's to "Brother Elias" from Cannon concerning the accounts at a general store in Fillmore, Utah and a handwritten account book from the same store dated April to September, 1858.

George Q. Cannon family correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7426
Overview Collection is comprised of letters, most of them written by George Q. Cannon during his time of service as a Utah Territory delegate to the United States House of Representatives. The remainder of the letters were written by a variety of family members and friends to Martha Telle Cannon. The bulk of the letters were written between 1872 and 1882.

George Q. Cannon letter to Wilford Woodruff

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 743
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter to Wilford Woodruff written from the House of Representatives in Washington D.C. The item expresses Cannon's concern about a bill before Congress that would "Bind the Mormon people hand and foot" in order to "dispose of them" Cannon argues for constitutional rights for the Mormons, self-government in Utah, and victory in the "war against us."

George Q. Cannon testimonial

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 485
Scope and Contents Handwritten testimonial (plus photocopy) signed by 101 polygamist prisoners of the Utah Penitentiary acknowledging Cannon's beneficient influence.

Jesse Wentworth Crosby letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 216

Deseret News lists

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1952
Scope and Contents Handwritten record of items purchased by the Deseret News in Fillmore, Utah at the store of Samuel Pierce Hoyt (1807-1889). Also included is a list of persons paid by the Deseret News for work completed. Some of the entries are believed to have been written by George Q. Cannon, the Mormon apostle.

Letter to "Bro. Elias," Fillmore, Utah

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 341
Scope and Contents ALS which discussed problems of getting sufficient copy for the Deseret News and its delivery as well as the lack of molasses.

Hester Telle Richards diary

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6943
Abstract Collection consists of photocopied pages from Richards' diary from 1891 to 1933, and a transcribed copy of Richards' diary of 1892.

Hester Telle Richards diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2008
Scope and Contents Materials include Hester Telle Richards diary which she started in 1886 when she was eighteen and apparently living in Monroe, Utah and kept it in August and September of that year. Also included are miscellaneous notes and observations including class notes from a geography course. Dated 1886-1901.

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  • Subject: Utah -- History X
  • Names: Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 X

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