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Biography

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1564 Collections and/or Records:

Jensen, Peter Joseph , 1957

 File — Box 95: Series 1 [31197231007748], Folder: 15
Identifier: UA 909 Series 1

Andrew Jenson : historian, churchman, traveler, missionary and author

 File — Folder 1: [31197230243856]
Identifier: MSS SC 606
Scope and Contents Typewritten draft of a biographical sketch written for the Utah State Historical Society of a Mormon pioneer, missionary, author-journalist and assistant Latter-day Saint Church historian. It describes (mainly through excerpts from his autobiography) his activities in those capacities, as well as his emigration from Denmark to Utah and family data. Also included are two articles by Newell Knight and an article from the Salt Lake City Historian's Office pertaining to "Washington Square."

Andrew Nielson Christiansen Jenson biographies

 File — Folder 1: [31197230313501]
Identifier: MSS SC 1618
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten biography. The item contains information about the life of Andrew Nielsen Christiansen Jensen and his conversion to the Mormon faith. His family was among the first in their area of Denmark to join this new religion, and they migrated as pioneers to Utah and later to Mexico.

Janet Jenson biographies

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8184
Scope and Contents Contains two biographies, compiled by Jenson, about her parents, Ralph W. Jenson and Helen Harris Jenson. The volumes discuss their lives and heritage. Materials date from between 1984 and 2000.

Joe J. Christensen papers, approximately 1995-2006

 File — Box 123: Series 2; Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 9; Series 10; Series 12; Series 14; Series 3 [31197232593993], Folder: 15
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 10 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Materials include prints of scanned photographs, and various materials written by Joe J. Christensen regarding his personal history and time serving in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. The photographs scanned were from his service (1953-1955), and the written material includes a biography, war experiences, and an article published in the Liahona Magazine. Also contains a Saint at War Participant Information Sheet. Dates range approximately 1955-2006.

John Bragg and Abraham Kintzing indenture, 1777 May 15

 Item — Box 3: Series 1 [31197232550654], Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 2 Item 7
Scope and Contents Signed indenture between John Bragg and Abraham Kintzing, Bragg binds himself to Kintzing as his servant for 2 years, dated May 15, 1777.

John C. Walker biographical material, 1910-1957

 File — Box 2: [31197230218981], Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1099

John Crook life history, 1831-1875

 Item — Folder 1, Volume: 1
Identifier: MSS 158 Item Pages 23-57

John Everett West papers, 1997-2000

 File — Box 5: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 14 [31197231005437], Folder: 20
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 1 File 124
Scope and Contents Materials contain a biography written by John Everett West's wife, Betty W. West that briefly describes his service in the U.S. Army during World War II. Also includes a letter from John West to Betty West describing a meeting for Latter-day Saint servicemen in the Philippines. Includes a program from West's funeral. Dated May 14, 1945 and 1997-2000.

John Glenn Meeks Jr. papers, approximately 2001

 File — Box 61: Series 5; Series 7; Series 9; Series 10; Series 11; Series 12; Series 14 [31197235225890], Folder: 11
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 11 File 1263
Scope and Contents note Material contains articles and biography relating to John Glenn Meeks Jr.'s service on the U.S.S. Princeton during the Korean War. Contains a memoir of an experience of securing planes to the deck during a typhoon and he was injured. Includes several newspapers from the ship and the air station, including "The Carrier, Friday, Jan. 6,1950, Vol X, No. 2" (original) where he is in the front page picture and "Slipstream, Week of August 3, 1952, Vol.2 No. 6" (photocopied). Also an article from an...