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Salt Lake City (Utah)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Name Authority File

Found in 165 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from Hermann to his parents

 File — Folder 1: [31197233616355]
Identifier: MSS 8870
Content Description Contains a handwritten letter in German by Hermann from Salt Lake City, Utah, to his parents in Germany. Hermann was a German tourist who was interested in Mormon irrigation systems and who attached himself to a small group of German diplomats who were touring Salt Lake City and the West. He writes of his experiences while in Salt Lake City, including visiting with President John Taylor, and discusses the Mormon religion, including the Book of Mormon. Dated June 27, 1884.Includes a...

Life histories of the wives of Charles Ora Card

 File — Folder 1: [31197227636948]
Identifier: MSS 3979
Scope and Contents The life histories of the wives of Charles Ora Card, includes 1 (one) loose-leaf collection of the four wives of Charles O. Card, one newspaper article concerning Charles Card, and one essay concerning Sarah Jane Beirdneau (one of the wives).

Francis M. Lyman papers

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197227657159]
Identifier: Vault MSS 794
Scope and Contents Francis M. Lyman Papers include eleven (11) items, ranging in date from 1873-1936. Contains manuscript writings of Thomas Callister, Volney L. King, Francis M. Lyman, Richard R. Lyman, and Susan Delilah Callister Lyman. The collection also includes a typed copy of a proclamation written by the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles in 1845.

David Ross Lyon papers

 Collection — Box 1: [31197232480829]
Identifier: MSS 2370
Abstract Contains letters, biographies, genealogical information, church certificates, and miscellaneous papers belonging to David Ross Lyon.

John Lyon collection

 Collection — Box 1: [31197232480811]
Identifier: MSS 2371
Abstract The collection contains mostly photocopies of (1) John Lyon documents; (2) John Lyon miscellaneous and related items; (3) printed items; (4) correspondence; (5) various maps of Scotland, the United Kingdom, and the journey west to Salt Lake City; and (6) pictures of Scotland, Great Britain, and parts of the United States, particularly those on the journey to Salt Lake City.

Reinhard Maeser papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2115
Scope and Contents Contains a photo negative of Reinhard Maeser, mounted on a wood block for printing; an unidentified photograph, presumably of a school class in Heber City, Utah, taken on the front steps of a building; a photograph of the 20th Ward Institute in Salt Lake City, including Karl G. Maeser, Reinhard Maeser, C. R. Savage, and others; a guest book, accompanied by cards, from the funeral of Reinhard's wife, Sarah Shepherd Maeser; and class notes recorded by Reinhard Maeser at the University of...

Jacob Mauss family papers

 File — Folder 1: [31197227636922]
Identifier: MSS 3976
Scope and Contents Jacob Mauss family papers, 1891-1910, includes the genealogical book of Louisa Mauss Christensen and temple work information of the Jacob Mauss family. The records include photocopies of one marriage certificate (1893), temple records, and patriarchal family blessings.

Oliver P. McCartney papers

 File — Folder 1: [31197230344647]
Identifier: MSS 6041
Abstract Correspondence between Oliver P. McCartney and James E. Talmage, from 1913-1923, as well as a photograph dated 1936.

Miscellaneous views of Salt Lake City, Utah

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197233628780]
Identifier: MSS 4224
Scope and Contents This collection contains 16 glass plate negatives and 16 prints of images found around Salt Lake City, Utah. Images of buildings include the Salt Lake Temple, the Mormon Tabernacle, F. Auerbach Department Store, the Mountain Bell Telephone Company, the Deseret Publishing House, and various other buildings. Also in the collection are portraits of two women and a little girl and a photograph of a plate with Brigham Young on it.