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Delila M. Abbott papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1657
Scope and Contents Handwritten, typewritten, and printed correspondence, hand bills, pamphlets, book drafts, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items. The materials include a typewritten draft of the book "Women Legislators of Utah, 1896-1976." The items relate to Abbott's political career and her association with women legislators in Utah and in the United States.
Dates: 1971-1979

An act in relation to Utah Library

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 539
Scope and Contents Handwritten act of the Utah territorial legislature establishing the Utah Library. The librarian over the institution was under a two-year legislative appointment and was given a budget of $6000. The librarian was given authority to conduct all business relating to the library. The main purpose of the library was to provide materials for the legislature, but items could be made available to federal officials and private citizens of Utah at the discretion of the librarian. The document was...
Dates: 1852

The Beaver Nightingale

 File — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 685
Scope and Contents The collection includes a Beaver, Utah newspaper found in the scrapbook of Van Zile's with a handwritten inscription by him. The newspaper was published by the Liberal party and contains the Liberal Platform and the People's Platform.
Dates: 1882

Jacob G. Bigler diaries and correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3243
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of handwritten diaries and correspondence. Bigler was a bishop for the Mormon Church in Nephi, Utah. He also served as a member of the Utah territorial legislature and was mayor of Nephi. Bigler served as a Mormon missionary to Ireland and as president of the European Mission for that same faith. The collection also includes correspondence between Bigler and family members mostly when he served as a missionary in Ireland.
Dates: 1854-1865

John T. Bernhard bills and resolutions

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 856
Scope and Contents Bills, resolutions, and letters from constituents. The items indicate how Bernhard voted on the various pieces of legislation. House bills which did not reach the state senate are not included. The collection is divided by years and legislative origin, and the materials are arranged in chronological order.
Dates: 1963-1966

Sheldon Riser Brewster papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1980
Scope and Contents Autobiographies, official correspondence, newspaper clippings, certificates, and miscellaneous items. These materials document the life and civic and church careers of Brewster. They include letters from prominent Utah politicians and newsletters Brewster sent to members of his ward who were in the U.S. military forces during World War II.
Dates: 1919-1975

Reuel E. Christensen papers

 Collection — Carton: 1
Identifier: MSS 5995
Scope and Contents Personal Papers of Reuel E. Christensen, 1924-1983. Materials include: copies of his mission journals, including photographs that have been transferred to photo archives; written testimonies of missionaries while he served as President of the Great Lakes Mission; Great Lakes Mission publications, from his time serving as mission president there; his autobiography; correspondence; copies of newspaper clippings about him; and family history work.
Dates: 1924-1983

K. S. Cornaby papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1914
Scope and Contents Letters, notes, legislative acts, reports, programs, and audits. The materials reflect Cornaby's career as a state senator and various programs relating to Utah politics.
Dates: 1978-1981

Department of Political Science records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 581
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings, surveys, articles, reports, brochures, and statements that were collected by the Political Science Department of Brigham Young University. The materials relate to the issues involved in "Proposition Nr. 1" which would repeal the "council-manager" form of government for the city of Provo, Utah.
Dates: 1959-1961

Department of the Treasury letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2069
Scope and Contents Two handwritten letters from a copy book. The items deal with the payment of claims in Utah and paying the "Deseret News" for services. Also discussed is the appointment of federal officials in the Utah Territory.
Dates: 1857

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Utah. Legislature 7
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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 3
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 2
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Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 2
Van Zile, Philip T. (Philip Taylor), 1843-1917 2
Abbott, Delila M. 1
Arrowhead Petroleum Company 1
Bernhard, John T. 1
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 1
Brewster, Sheldon Riser, 1901- 1
Brigham Young Academy 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Political Science (1921-1979) 1
Chastain, Elijah Webb, 1813-1874 1
Christensen, Reuel E., 1904-1983 1
Cornaby, K. S. 1
Cushing, Caleb 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (Utah) 1
Deseret News (Firm) 1
Dixie College 1
Dixie Cooperative Produce Association 1
Eldredge, Horace S. (Horace Sunderlin), 1816-1888 1
Fuller, Frank 1
Hafen, John 1
Hafen, Lenora Knight 1
Hafen, Orval, 1903-1964 1
Hafen, Ruth Clark 1
Harden, Edward R. 1
Harris, B. D. (Broughton Davis), 1822-1899 1
Hatch, Lorenzo Hill, 1826-1910 1
Hedquist, Alexander, 1872-1965 1
Hedquist, Vivia, 1885-1962 1
Hinton, Harvard R. 1
Hinton, Rose M. (Rose Marie), 1928- 1
King, William Henry, 1863-1949 1
Mackay, Junece Hedquist, 1925-2006 1
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 1
Marcus family 1
Marcus, Gertrude L. (Gertrude Levin), 1885-1955 1
Marcus, L. Howard (Lewis Howard), 1919-1984 1
Marcus, Louis, 1880-1936 1
Partridge, Edward, Jr., 1833-1900 1
Peterson, James M. (James Morten), 1850-1899 1
Phelps, William Wines, 1792-1872 1
Populist Party (U.S. : 1892-1908) 1
Republican Party (Utah) 1
Rowe, Dorothy Hedquist, 1919-1995 1
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 1
Russell, Samuel, 1878-1954 1
Salt Lake City Government and State of Deseret People 1
Smart, Lyman F. 1
Snow, Karl Nelson, Jr., 1930- 1
Snow, Mary Ann V., 1821-1907 1
Snow, Sarah E. W., 1840- 1
Snow, Warren, 1818-1896 1
Southern Utah State College 1
Spry, William, 1864-1929 1
Tanner, George S. 1
Thorup, Herman Frederick Ferdinand, 1849-1929 1
Thurston, Ada 1
Thurston, Glen Harris, 1904-1996 1
Tolton family 1
Tolton, John F. (John Franklin), 1861-1950 1
United States. Department of the Treasury 1
Utah 1
Utah County Democratic Women (Organization) 1
Utah. Legislature. House of Representatives 1
Utah. Militia 1
Utah. Supreme Court 1
Walker Bank 1
Walker, Joseph Robinson, 1836-1901 1
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 1
Whiting, Harold J. (Harold Johnson), 1908-1990 1
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