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Pioneers -- United States

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Montell Seely family history papers, approximately 1934-2009

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7950 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains the records of the Robert Seely family, the two books: Seely History and Emery County 1880-1980 both written by Montell Seely. Also included are handwritten notes, numerous research files, biographical sketches, newspapers, and other documents related to family members and the Castle Valley Pageant. Materials date from 1934-2009.

Dates: approximately 1934-2009

Montell Seely personal journals, 1954-2005, bulk: 1981-2005

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7950 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains the personal journals written by Montell Seely. Materials date from 1981-2005.

Dates: 1954-2005; Majority of material found within 1981-2005

Montell Seely sound recordings, 1951-1991

Identifier: MSS 7950 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains sound recording tapes full of recordings from Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints meetings, the Castle Valley Pageant, and other events. Material dates from 1951-1991.

Dates: 1951-1991

A record of a company of emigrants

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 42
Scope and Contents

Handwritten records dated 1858 and 1859. These records include information of a company of emigrants from Nebraska City, Nebraska to Genoa, Utah and from Camp Floyd, Utah to Carson Valley, Nevada. Included are accounts of the travels, articles of incorporation, and notes on the meetings of the company. Also included are bound photocopies of the documents.

Dates: 1858-1859

Montell Seely papers

Identifier: MSS 7950
Scope and Contents Contains documents on Montell Seely's life and family history. Includes research files and book proofs from his work on family history, especially as it pertains to the Robert Seeley family. Contains documents of the family, including deeds, wills, and other sources. These sources document their migration and moves around the country. The collection also contains Seely's personal journals, kept in his adulthood. These document his daily life, concerns, and interests, as well as family and...
Dates: approximately 1934-2009