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Testimonies

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Solemn declarations, written or verbal; usually made orally by a witness under oath in response to interrogation by a lawyer or authorized public official, then reduced to writing for the record.

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

Saints at War Project records for World War II, 1924-2012

 Series
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 5
Scope and Contents Series contains artifacts, military records, photographs, biographies, memoirs, transcripts and audiocassettes of interviews, accounts, poetry, a sermon, negatives, cartoons, articles, diaries and journals, books, responses to the Saints at War Questionnaire and Latter-day Saints in the Military Survey, clippings, autobiographies, telegrams, histories, including family histories, personal histories, and military histories, a drawing of the USS Pennsylvania, e-mails, floppy disks, a map...
Dates: 1924-2012

Testimonies of plural marriage

 File — Carton 10: [Barcode: 31197231194165]
Identifier: MSS 1839

Testimony in the case of the Territory of Wyoming vs. George Parrott.

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230309285]
Identifier: MSS SC 1193
Scope and Contents

Photocopied typescript of testimony given in a murder and train robbery trial against George Parrott.

Dates: 1881

Testimony of eight witnesses

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230324979]
Identifier: MSS SC 2560
Scope and Contents

Photograph of a handwritten statement which is published at the beginning of the Book of Mormon. The item was signed by the "Eight Witnesses" who confirmed that they saw the golden plates from which the Book of Mormon was taken. The manuscript states that Joseph Smith was the "author" of the book. This word appeared in the first edition of the Book of Mormon. In later editions, the term was changed to "translator."

Dates: 1830

Testimony of Margaret West

 File — Carton 12: [Barcode: 31197231194140]
Identifier: MSS 1839

Testimony of Martin Harris, witness of the Book of Mormon

 File — Carton 11: [Barcode: 31197231194157]
Identifier: MSS 1839

US 8th Circuit Court court proceedings

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230326206]
Identifier: MSS SC 2751
Scope and Contents

Typewritten transcripts of the court proceedings and testimony given at the court. The case is called "the Temple Lot Case" and dealt with which church should own lands in Missouri. The materials are incomplete and do not contain the first or last parts of the proceedings.

Dates: 1892-1894

David Hyrum Wood papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9535
Scope and Contents

Contains a typescript copy of an 1879 Wilford Woodruff epistle, and black and white photographs of projects being completed by the Works Project Administration in Utah. Dated approximately 1936.

Dates: approximately 1936

Zelta Walker papers, 2002-2003, 1943-1946

 File — Box 25: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 10; Series 12; Series 16; Series 15 [Barcode: 31197231005197], Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 5 Sub-Series 6 Sub-Series 3 File 620
Scope and Contents Materials contain a history of Zelta Walker regarding her service in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II from August 1943 to February 1946. History was written for the Nurses at War Project. Walker served as a Registered Nurse and received the rank of 1st Lieutenant. She talks about entering the medical corps, the clothing she was issued, and her responsibilities on the Fairmon Army Air Base in Geneva, Nebraska. Also recalls the death of the dietician, which created challenges and...
Dates: 2002-2003; 1943-1946