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Church Government

Subject Source: Cclanarrow

Found in 567 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of church history photographs

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232572203]
Identifier: UA 5738
Scope and Contents

Contains oversize black and white photographs. Includes photographs of President Spencer W. Kimball as well as Mormons from different areas of the world, such as Tonga, the Navajo Nation, and unidentified countries in Africa or the Middle East. Dates from approximately 1946-1980.

Dates: approximately 1946-1980

Collection on Brigham Young University evolution packet

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233646956]
Identifier: UA 5526
Scope and Contents

Contains a packet of articles pertaining to the official position of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on evolution.

Dates: 1992-2006

Collection on early Mormon history

Identifier: MSS SC 954
Scope and Contents

Materials include typescripts of records on early Mormon history. Includes information on Joseph Smith, William Smith, and John Whitmer, and other early Church leaders. Dated 1830-1846.

Dates: 1830-1846

Collection on Eureka, Utah

Identifier: MSS 9193
Scope and Contents

Contains photographs of members of the Eureka Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints after a church meeting, a biographical sketch of Mina Orton Davey, and notes describing the aforementioned photographs. The photographs are dated approximately 1915 and the biographical sketch is dated 1939.

Dates: approximately 1915-1939

Zebedee Coltrin patriarchal blessing for Electa Bullock

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233235396]
Identifier: MSS 8887
Scope and Contents

Contains a patriarchal blessing given by Zebedee Coltrin to Electa Bullock, who later became the first wife of Abraham Owen Smoot II. The blessing was given in Provo, Utah. Dated November 12, 1876.

Dates: 1876 November 12

John T. Conk letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233287041]
Identifier: Vault MSS 177
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 8 Nov. 1867, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Conk writes to Young to give up the "charge" of the "lower Mill" to John W. Young.

Dates: 1867 November 8

Phineus Woolcott Cook letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233287405]
Identifier: Vault MSS 204
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter is addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Cook writes to Young concerning the need to purchase mill stones.

Dates: 1867

Copies of revelations

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1857
Scope and Contents Two handwritten booklets. One booklet is a list of people which were persecuted and imprisoned for polygamy in Utah and Idaho. The other item includes copies of a "revelation" (26 Jan. 1880) by the Mormon Apostle, Wilford Woodruff, concerning obedience to the Mormon Church and an excerpt from his journal on the dedication of the St. George Temple in 1877; a list of 28 women believed to have been "sealed" to Joseph Smith (1805-1844); "testimonies" of Mormon Church members; a "revelation"...
Dates: 1869-1900

Correspondence, 1881-1930

Identifier: MSS 1421 Series 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Zina Young Williams Card collection is a valuable source of primary materials dealing with the early history of Logan, Utah and Cardston, Alberta, Canada. It also contains some documents related to her life in Provo, Utah and her affiliation with the educational institutions of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in that day, particularly the Brigham Young Academy at Provo.The personal correspondence of Zina Young Williams Card covers the period from 1881 to 1930....
Dates: 1881-1930

Oliver Cowdery affidavit

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2499
Scope and Contents

Notarized affidavit signed by Oliver Cowdery as a notary public. The item verifies that a notice relating to a certain property in Walworth County, Wisconsin had been listed in a local newspaper for E. A. Cooley.

Dates: 1848