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W.W. Gavitt Company letters received

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2506
Scope and Contents Six handwritten letters received and two order forms. The letters were sent by J. H. Taylor of Orangeville, Utah; T. M. Smith of Cedar Valley, Utah; Henry Bluemel of Randolph, Utah; and Thaddeus May of Springville, Utah. The medicines sold included "Lightning Pain Extractor" and "Gavitt's Pile Driver." Apparently sales were slow. "The reason that I could not do any more," writes Mr. Smith of Cedar Valley, "... is that they have got this Egyptian Regulater Tea there and they seem to think that...
Dates: 1894-1895

William Yeates journals and record book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2186
Scope and Contents The collection containing journals and a record book has been organized chronologically into one box. There are four journals and one record book.
Dates: 1853-1861

Yesharah Society records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 730
Scope and Contents The Yesharah Society records contain items created by and collected by the society in the course of its operations. These items include a constitution and by-laws of the organization, correspondence, meeting minutes, pamphlets and programs, newspaper clippings and articles, scrapbooks, histories and biographies, music, and photos. The records come from the two Provo Chapters, Orem, Logan, and Salt Lake. The society was founded in Provo, Utah, in 1929 and the records go up to nearly the present...
Dates: 1928-2011

James Yorgason correspondence and biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1334
Scope and Contents Typewritten correspondence and biographical materials. The items were compiled by an unnamed grandchild of Yorgason.
Dates: 1917-1948

Brigham Young legislative resolution

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 966
Scope and Contents Joint Resolution by the Legislative Council and House of Representatives of the Territory of Utah ordering the arrest of B. D. Harris, Secretary of the Territory. The document is dated 26 Sept. 1851. It is signed by Brigham Young; Willard Richards, President of the Council; W. W. Phelps, speaker of the House; and others.
Dates: 1851

Brigham Young letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2019
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten letter. The item is dated Sept. 14, 1857 and is addressed to "Major McCullogh" and Lewis Brunson (1831-1888). Brunson was the bishop in Fillmore, Utah for the Mormon Church. Young states that preparations are to be made to deal with the advancing federal troops which were part of the Utah Expedition, 1857-1858. He also outlines the nature of the defense of Utah. In resistance the Utahns would "desolate the Territory" and "waylay our enemies." Young also admonishes...
Dates: 1857

Brigham Young letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2020
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten letter. The item is dated March 4, 1858 and is addressed to Lewis Brunson (1831-1888), bishop for the Mormon Church in Fillmore, Utah. The letter is an authorization by Young for Brunson to give "Brother Robb" livestock in repayment of a loan he had given to the Mormon Church in Liverpool, England for the purpose of emigration.
Dates: 1858

Brigham Young letter

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2101
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter addressed to the United States Treasury in Washington D.C. and dated 30 Dec. 1854. Young writes that he has not been absent from Utah since his appointment as governor neither did he expect to be in the next quarter.
Dates: 1854

Brigham Young letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 538
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten letter dated April 12, 1867 and a newspaper clipping dated July 17, 1958. In the letter Brigham Young calls Ira Hinkley to settle Cove Creek and to build a fort there. The building is known as Cove Fort. The newspaper clipping shows a photograph of the fort.
Dates: 1867 April 12; 1958 July 17

Brigham Young letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 703
Scope and Contents Typewritten copy of a letter dated April 10, 1861 and addressed to Thomas Callister of Fillmore, Utah. Young appoints Callister as bishop of the Fillmore Ward and gives him instruction and advice.
Dates: 1861 April 10

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Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 19
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 19
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 17
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 15
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 13
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 13
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 12
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 11
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 11
Tanner, George S. 11
United States. Army 11
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 10
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 9
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 9
Maeser, Karl G. 9
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 9
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 9
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Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 8
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 8
University of Utah 8
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Warnick, Lurena Eldredge 8
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 7
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 7
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 7
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 7
Salt Lake Temple 7
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 7
Wright, June S. 7
Deseret News (Firm) 6
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 6
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 6
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 6
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 6
Seastrand, Myrtle R. 6
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 6
Union Pacific Railroad Company 6
Young Women's Mutual Improvement Association 6
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 5
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 5
Jones, Albert, 1839-1925 5
Okey, Cynthia Adams 5
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 5
Sager, Bertha N. 5
Smith family 5
Utah Power & Light Company 5
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 5
Young, Joseph, 1797-1881 5
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 4
Allison, Helen Taylor 4
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 4
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Dame, William Horne, 1819-1884 4
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 4
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Eggertsen, Lars, 1866-1927 4
Grant, Jedediah M. 4
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 4
Knight, Jesse, 1845-1921 4
Lyman, Francis M. (Francis Marion), 1840-1916 4
Moore, David 4
Mott, Albert S. 4
Salt Lake Theatre 4
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 4
School of the Prophets 4
Scott, Hollis, 1919-2005 4
Wanless, Venina H. 4
Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution 4
Beck, Alice Forbes Crosby 3
Bowen, Albert E. (Albert Ernest), 1875-1953 3
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 3
Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932 3
Brooks, Juanita, 1898-1989 3
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 3
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 3
Buckwalter, Eliza W. 3
Cannon family 3
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 3
Cannon, Angus M. (Angus Munn) 3
Cannon, Frank J. 3
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 3
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 3
Chamberlain, Thomas, 1854-1918 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 3
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 3
Clawson, H. B. (Hiram B.) 3
Coombs, Ellis D. (Ellis Day), 1883-1981 3
Cox, Edwin Charles 3
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