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Brigham Young letter to Samuel W. Richards

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 779
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter dated 27 Feb. 1853 and addressed to Samuel W. Richards in Liverpool, England. The item was composed in Salt Lake City, Utah. Young reports on the condition of Utah at the end of a severe winter during which the Utahns received no mail from outside the territory. Young also writes about the sugar industry in Utah, the progress on buildings and machinery of the Deseret Manufacturing Company, the excavations on the foundation of the Salt Lake Temple, the activities...
Dates: 1853 February 27

Brigham Young letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 890
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photocopies of typescripts of the original documents. These letters were written by Young to Horace S. Eldredge, a prominent Mormon Church leader and businessman. The items express Young's opinions on church finances and policies and Utah political issues.
Dates: 1857-1859

Brigham Young letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 979
Scope and Contents Letter to "Charley" Moffett expressing good wishes, concern over being traced by means of the postal service, and the welfare of Anderson's wife.
Dates: 1877

Brigham Young letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 289
Scope and Contents Photocopy of two handwritten letters with a microfiche copy. The second of the two letters was started on the same page as the first. The items were dated 20 April and 4 May 1847. Young writes to his wife, Mary Ann Angell Young, while she was in Winter Quarters, Nebraska. Young informs Mary about his experiences while on the initial trek of Mormon pioneers to Utah.
Dates: 1847

Brigham Young letters

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 409
Scope and Contents Includes sixteen handwritten and signed letters addressed to officials of the Union Pacific Railroad Company, including Thomas Clark Durant, C. L. Frost, and S. B Reed. Young writes about his role as a contractor for the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad through Utah. Photocopies of items also included in collection.
Dates: 1863-1870

Brigham Young letters to Appleton Milo Harmon

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 268
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letters, dated 4 July and 15 Aug. 1866, and addressed to Appleton Milo Harmon of Washington, Utah. Young writes about the cotton factory in Washington.
Dates: 1866

Brigham Young property deeds

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1320
Scope and Contents Handwritten and printed deeds of personal property including such items as land, stock, clothing, and utensils. These items were deeded to Brigham Young (1801-1877), as trustee in trust for the Mormon Church. One of the items is signed by George Albert Smith, a counselor to Brigham Young.
Dates: 1855-1857

Brigham Young resolution

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2112
Scope and Contents Handwritten copybook copy of a resolution. The item was signed by Brigham Young and W. H. Hopper. The document states that the seat of government in Utah should be moved from Fillmore to Salt Lake City due to a lack of facilities in Fillmore.
Dates: 1856

Photographs of the Young family

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 4211
Scope and Contents This collection contains 32 photographs relating to the Naahmah K. J. Carter Twiss Young family. Also in the collection is a photo album of the Young/Carter family containing several portraits taken by C. R. Savage.
Dates: approximately 1856-1905

George Young diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1020
Scope and Contents One bound holograph document, covering January through June, 1897. Author describes family matters and his daily routines, emphasizing his activities as a member of the Mormon Church.
Dates: 1897

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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
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 4
Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976 4
Dame, William Horne, 1819-1884 4
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 4
Deseret Sunday School Union 4
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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