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Phineus Woolcott Cook letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 204
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter is addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Cook writes to Young concerning the need to purchase mill stones.
Dates: 1867

Jesse Wentworth Crosby letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 216
Dates: 1866

Elmer Ewing collection of Mormon letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4142
Scope and Contents Collection includes photocopies of correspondence collected by Elmer Ewing written by Mormon pioneers. Includes the letters of Temperance Bond Mack, Christeen Golden Kimball, and Nathan Calhoun Cheney describing their travels to Salt Lake City and other events in Mormon history. One letter by Cheney also includes a description of events surrounding the death of Joseph Smith.
Dates: 1835-1884

Moses Franklin Farnsworth papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1678
Scope and Contents Correspondence, record books, pension petitions, certificates, pamphlets, articles of incorporation, poems, blessings, poems, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to Farnsworth's activities particulary in the Mormon Church. Included in the collection are letters from the fourth president of the Mormon Church, Willford Woodruff, patriarchal blessings, letters relating to Mormon polygamy, and a book recording the work done in the Manti Temple of the Mormon Church.
Dates: 1870-1900

Frederick Kesler letters to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 184
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letters, dated from April to Sept. 1875, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Kesler writes about the sale of property and requests that Young repay a loan that was made in 1853. Also included is a request from Jane E. Kesler that Young arbitrate in a dispute with a railroad.Handwritten and signed letters, dated from April to Sept. 1875, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Kesler writes about...
Dates: April-September 1875

Ben Kinder letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 198
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter, dated 1 Sept. 1869, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Kinder writes to Young requesting employment in the "woolen factory."
Dates: 1869 September 1

Lydia G. Knight genealogical records and correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 17
Scope and Contents Handwritten genealogical records and 32 miscellaneous items, mostly letters. Also included are photocopies, typescripts, and three microfilm reels of the originals. The correspondence is between Lydia and her family members in the New Albion area of New York state. They relate family matters and include Lydia's testimony of polygamy. Also included are several pages of a journal giving an account of an unnamed person on a mission in 1836 for the Mormon Church to work on the temple in...
Dates: 1833-1883

Jens Larsen letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 180
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter, dated 12 Oct. 1876, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Larsen writes about some property held by Young in Manti, Utah. The item was also signed by Christen Larsen.
Dates: 1876 October 12

Brigham Young legal statement

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 261
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten, signed, and notarized statement. Young authorizes the sale of ten acres of property of lot 1 in block 104 of Salt Lake City, Utah.
Dates: 1862

Brigham Young letters to Brigham Morris Young

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 560
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten letters addressed to Young's son, Brigham Morris Young (1854-1931), while serving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii. Brigham Young writes about the Church's activities in Utah including the progress on the St. George Temple, Young's inspiration to start the United Order, his trip to St. George, Utah, and numerous conferences and meetings.
Dates: 1873-1874

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 33
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 7
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 3
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 2
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 2
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Callister, Thomas 1
Cheney family 1
Cheney, Nathan, 1811-1856 1
Clark, Isaac 1
Clawson, H. B. (Hiram B.) 1
Cook, Phineas Wolcott, 1819-1900 1
Crosby, Jesse Wentworth, 1820-1893 1
Deseret Manufacturing Company 1
Ewing, Elmer, 1856-1948 1
Farnsworth, Moses Franklin, 1834- 1
Great Western Iron Mining and Manufacturing Company 1
Harmon, Appleton Milo, 1820-1877 1
Hart, James H., 1825-1906 1
Hinkley, Ira 1
Kesler, Frederick, 1816-1899 1
Kesler, Jane E. 1
Kimball family 1
Kimball, C. G. (Christeen Golden), 1823-1896 1
Kinder, Ben 1
Kinney, John F. (John Fitch), 1816-1902 1
Kirtland Temple 1
Knight, Lydia Goldthwaite Bailey, 1812-1884 1
Knight, Newel, 1800-1847 1
Larsen, Christen 1
Larsen, Jens 1
Little Soldier, Ute chief 1
Lott, Elsie Moore 1
Mack family 1
Mack, Temperance Bond, 1771-1850 1
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 1
Marvin, George Howard 1
Moore, David 1
Moore, Eleanor Roseltha Colton 1
Moore, Stephen Bliss, 1836-1894 1
Pace, William B., 1832-1907 1
Parry, E. L. 1
Randall, Mildred E. 1
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 1
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 1
Riter, William Wollerton, 1838-1922 1
Robinson, William H., 1876- 1
Russell, R. N. 1
Salt Lake Temple 1
Salt Lake Theatre 1
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 1
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 1
United States. Office of Indian Affairs 1
Utah Southern Railway Company 1
Utah. Legislature 1
Utah. Militia 1
Van Cott, Annie A. (Annie Anderson), 1882-1970 1
Van Cott, John, 1814-1883 1
Wakara, Ute Chief, 1808?-1855 1
Walker, L. 1
Williams, Joshua, 1838-1900 1
Young, Brigham Morris, 1854-1931 1
Young, John R., 1837-1931 1
Young, Mary Ann Angell, 1803-1882 1
Young, Oscar B. 1
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