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50th Anniversary celebration of the dedication of the Salt Lake Temple

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3829
Scope and Contents Contains one copy of the radio script for the event, consisting of ten legal sized pages. The pages outline a narrated and muscial production regarding the anniversary of the Salt Lake Temple.
Dates: 1943

Account book of a store in Salt Lake City, Utah

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 495
Scope and Contents Handwritten account book of a store in Salt Lake City, Utah, which sold general merchandise. The book lists transactions and the person purchasing items.
Dates: 1862

Arza Adams autobiographies and diaries

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3260
Scope and Contents Photocopies of microfilm copies of handwritten diaries. Adams joined the Mormon Church in 1836 and served as missionary for that faith in Canada. He moved to Nauvoo, Illinois, and worked on the Nauvoo Temple. He came to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1849.
Dates: approximately 1840-1858

Arza Adams diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 729
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries in four volumes. Also included are photocopies of the materials. Adams mentions his youth and starts his diaries in 1830. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1836 and subsequently lived in Missouri, Illinois, and Iowa, and came to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1849.
Dates: 1830-1844

William Ajax letter to William Lewis

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8692
Scope and Contents Materials include a photocopied letter from William Ajax (Centre, Utah) to William Lewis (Aberdare, Wales), dated March 18, 1893. Ajax writes about Wales, Utah, and the building of the Salt Lake City temple. He says that the fine quality masonry has been built by Welshmen. He also talks about his education, current interests, describes his emmigration from Wales to Utah, and discusses his opinions about Mormonism and religion. Dated March 18, 1893.
Dates: 1893 March 18

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

George Alley papers

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 727
Abstract Account and receipt books, family correspondence, diary of Stephen Webb Alley, genealogy, family history materials, and memorabilia of the George Alley family. Photographs include studio portraits of Lydia Ann Alley and Susan Hannah Alley Wells, polygamist wives of Mormon Church leader, Daniel H. Wells, and a portrait of George Alley's wife, Mary Symond Alley. A majority of the photos were taken by Salt Lake City photographer Charles R. Savage. The photographs are albumen and matte collodion...
Dates: 1834-1891

Andrew Amundsen autobiography and diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2845
Scope and Contents Typescript of an autobiography and of a diary. Amundsen writes about his early life, conversion to the Mormon Church, his migration to Utah, his missions for the Mormon Church in Arizona and Norway, and his life in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Dates: 1882-1883

Jedediah Stanley Anderson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1639
Scope and Contents Correspondence, certificates, journals, newespaper articles, pamphlets, magazines, notes, and personal items. The correspondence is between Anderson , his family, friends, and leaders of the Mormon Church. Many of the items deal with personal and family matters. The diaries are in six volumes and include genealogical items. The newspaper clippings relate to Anderson and his family.
Dates: 1887-1950

Patience Loader Archer autobiography

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Identifier: MSS SC 3238
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten autobiography. Patience tells about her early life in England and her conversion to the Mormon Church. She presents one of the best accounts from the Martin handcart company and goes into considerable detail on the ordeal. Patience tells about the rescue and the continuous efforts of the people in the ill-fated handcart company to survive. She also writes about her arrival in Salt Lake City, Utah, and about the efforts by Brigham Young, second...
Dates: 1872

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 26
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 24
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 9
Salt Lake Temple 5
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 4
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Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 3
Brigham Young Academy 3
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 3
Salt Lake Theatre 3
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 3
Utah. Militia 3
Auerbach, Frederick H. 2
Auerbach, Samuel H., 1847-1920 2
Brigham Young University 2
Cannon family 2
Howard, William, 1815-1890 2
McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 2
Murdock, John, 1792-1871 2
Richards family 2
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 2
Richards, Silas, 1807-1884 2
Salt Lake City (Utah) 2
Smith family 2
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 2
Smith, Job, 1828-1913 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
Smoot, Margaret T. (Margaret Thompson), 1809-1884 2
Utah. Legislature 2
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 2
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
Allen, Andrew Jackson, 1818-1884 1
Alley family 1
Alley, George, 1792-1859 1
Alley, Mary Symonds, 1796-1880 1
Alley, Stephen Webb 1
Amundsen, Andrew, 1849-1927 1
Anderson, Jedediah Stanley, 1866-1950 1
Anderson, Mary Adams 1
Andrews, Ophelia M. 1
Archer, Patience Loader Rozsa, 1827-1921 1
Armstrong, William, 1805-1895 1
Arrington, Leonard J. 1
Auerbach Corporation 1
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 1
Backman, William, 1868-1943 1
Bagley, J. A. (John Allen), 1862-1941 1
Bean, Olive Smoot, 1860-1942 1
Beatie, Phebe Y. (Phebe Young), 1854-1931 1
Bedell, Lucian 1
Beesley, Ebenezer, 1840-1906 1
Belkan, Joe 1
Bennion, Lowell E. 1
Blair, Seth Millington 1
Blythe, Margaret Mitchell 1
Booth, Joseph E. (Joseph Edgar) 1
Boquist, Laura Brewster 1
Bowen, Albert E. (Albert Ernest), 1875-1953 1
Bowen, Annie Shackleton, 1840-1929 1
Bowman, Will W. (Will Wattis), 1901-1974 1
Boyer, Agnes Reynolds MacKay, 1898- 1
Brady family 1
Brewster, Sheldon Riser, 1901- 1
Brockbank, Mary Park 1
Bronson, Theodore B. 1
Brooklyn (Ship : 1834-1856) 1
Brown, William T. (William Thomas), 1843- 1
Bullock, Thomas, 1816-1885 1
Bunting, James Lovett, 1832-1923 1
Burton family 1
Burton, Jo 1
Burton, Robert Taylor, 1821-1907 1
Burton, Rulon T., 1926- 1
Butt, Newbern I. (Newbern Isaac) 1
Calkin, Asa Starkweath, 1809-1873 1
Callister, Louis H. 1
Campbell, Robert Lang, 1825-1872 1
Cannon, Angus M. (Angus Munn) 1
Cannon, Eugene M. 1
Cannon, Frank J. 1
Cannon, George M. 1
Cannon, Luvis 1
Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956 1
Carpenter, Alexander 1
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 1
Carter, Lucy Mack Smith, 1890-1933 1
Carter, William, 1821-1896 1
Chamberlain, Mary E. Wooley 1
Cheney family 1
Cheney, Nathan, 1811-1856 1
Chipman, James 1
Chipman, Sadie 1
Chipman, Washburn 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Eleventh Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Cotton Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Eighteenth Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Society 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Japan Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Second Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Swiss and German Mission 1
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