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Governor Brigham Young proclamation

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 107
Overview The folder contains a photograph of a printed broadside and a photonegative of the item. Young writes to the "Citizens of Utah" and warns them that an "armed, mercenary mob" is marching against them in 1857. He outlines the Mormons' grievances against the federal government and states that they are being unjustly persecuted. He forbids all armed forces from coming into Utah "under any pretence whatever," orders that the forces of the territory be ready to march "at a moment's notice" to repel...
Dates: 1857

John M. Young papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1803
Scope and Contents Account books, receipts, correspondence, certificates, newspaper clippings, genealogies, autograph book, land deeds and indetures, legal writs, photographs, and patriarchal blessings. The materials relate to business and legal activities. Also included are anti-Mormon newspaper clippings from England. Many of the items were produced by Young's sister, Lydia Young Merrill.
Dates: 1860-1933

John W. Young letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 238
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letters dated 6 April 1874 and 15 Sept. 1887. The 1874 missive is addressed to settlements "southeast of St. George," Utah, and relates to the mission of the the Mormon Church to the Indians of Moencopi. The 1887 letter is addressed to George Alfred Townsend and relates to Townsend's disire to come to the West U.S.
Dates: 1874-1887

John Willard Young legal instrument

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1396
Scope and Contents Handwritten, signed, and notarized legal answer. The item involves a court case between plaintiff H. S. Millhouse and defendant John H. Young.
Dates: 1878

Joseph Young diary and accounts

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 24
Scope and Contents Handwritten account book and diary. Young writes about speaking trips through central Utah with Brigham Young from 16 to 25 Sept. 1868 and from 27 Oct. to 2 Nov. 1869. Joseph Young also records his activities from 2 to 23 Sept. 1869 and notes for speeches.
Dates: 1868-1869

Joseph Young notes

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 25
Scope and Contents Handwritten notes and essays. "The Sacred History of Moses" is found on pages from 1 to 18. The "First Sermon" by Ezra T. Benson is found on pages from 18 to 24. Accounts and the location of members of the quorums of Seventies are found on pages 25 to 32.
Dates: 1868-1869

Joseph Young seventies' license

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1900
Scope and Contents Typewritten copy of a Seventies' License. This license gave John V. Smith the authority to preach and to officiate in ordinances of the Mormon Church.
Dates: 1859

Kimball Young research notes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1581
Scope and Contents Photocopies of research notes and drafts of chapters of the book "Isn't One Wife Enough?" The originals are housed in the Garett Theological Seminary Library. This work is considered to be the first serious study of Mormon polygamy done by a trained sociologist. In the published version of the book, Young changed the names of the characters he wrote about. But in his notes the correct names are available.
Dates: 1844-1959

Lee E. Young papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1751
Scope and Contents Correspondence, newspaper clippings, photocopied scrapbook, speeches, reports, certificates, and meeting minutes. The materials relate to land appraisals in Utah, the management of state lands, and the impact of economic development on the land.
Dates: 1921-1978

Levi Edgar Young papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 561
Overview Correspondence, journals, scrapbooks, lecture materials, published and unpublished manuscripts, memorabilia, and miscellany. The materials cover a large number of topics because of Young's involvement in religion, education, government (historical societies), and professional organizations. The diaries were kept while Young was serving as a missionary for the Mormon Church in Switzerland.
Dates: 1835-1973

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Letters 559
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Immigration and American Expansion 480
Biography 432
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Home and Family 359
Autobiographies 332
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American Fork (Utah) -- History 248
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 241
Politics, Government, and Law 231
Missions and Missionaries 195
Mormons -- Utah -- History 184
City and Town Life 176
Correspondence 166
Provo (Utah) -- History 143
Histories 133
Mormon women -- Biography 129
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce 118
Mormon pioneers 111
Agriculture and Natural Resources 107
Church Government 105
Utah -- History 101
Religion 98
Photocopies 97
Mormons -- England 94
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Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 88
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Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 69
Saint George (Utah) -- History 69
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Utah -- History -- 19th century 60
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Spanish Fork (Utah) -- History 28
Oral histories 27
Polygamy -- Utah -- History 26
Family histories 25
Lehi (Utah) -- History 25
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Mormons -- Utah -- Saint George -- History 24
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 246
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 131
Brigham Young University 64
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 52
Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 43
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Utah. Legislature 28
Utah. Militia 25
Brigham Young Academy 21
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 20
Phelps, William Wines, 1792-1872 19
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
Shelley, Charlotte D. 8
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 8
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 8
University of Utah 8
Utah 8
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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