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Fillmore (Utah) -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

The American ancestry of Joseph Robison and his wife Lucretia Hancock

 File — Folder 1: [31197230315126]
Identifier: MSS SC 1709
Scope and Contents Photocopies of an unbound biography and two brief typed biographies of Joseph and Lucretia Robison, converts to the Mormon Church from New York state who settled in Utah. The large biography contains extensive genealogies of different related families.

Brunson family papers

 File — Folder 1: [31197230316942]
Identifier: MSS SC 2018
Scope and Contents Photocopies of correspondence, a diary, newspaper clippings, certificates, and miscellaneous items. The diary was kept between December 1941 and March 1942 and relates Brunson's feelings and observations at the beginning of the United States' involvement in World War II. The correspondence includes items by Peter's father, Lewis Brunson (1831-1888), and by Mormon Church leaders. The clippings relate to the activities of Brunson family members.

George Q. Cannon correspondence and record book

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 323
Scope and Contents Two ALS's to "Brother Elias" from Cannon concerning the accounts at a general store in Fillmore, Utah and a handwritten account book from the same store dated April to September, 1858.

Carrington family letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3144
Scope and Contents Collection includes five letters, including: a letter from Albert Carrington to Calvin Saxton Woods Carrington [C. S.], 20 December 1884 (2 pages, signed, 21 x 13.5 cm.) discussing his son's search for a position as a music teacher, as well as relating the burning down of one "B. W." 's house; a letter from George Sims to Albert Carrington, 5 December 1855 (2 pages, signed, 24.5 x 20 cm.) [Carrington is on a trip with the First Presidency of the LDS Church to Fillmore, Utah, the first capitol...

Reuben McBride certificate

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197233283909]
Identifier: Vault MSS 120
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed certificate, dated 28 Jan. 1870, and verifying that Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church, owns two lots of property in Fillmore, Utah.

Thomas Waters Cropper autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [31197232490356]
Identifier: MSS 654
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography. Some of the item is in Cropper's own hand. The rest was dictated to his daughters. Cropper was born in Texas, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and migrated to Utah in 1856. One fourth of the original party turned back in 1853 when they heard of the Mormon doctrine of polygamy. He describes the immigrant group killed by Mormons at Mountain Meadows in 1857. Cropper lived in Fillmore, Utah, and later moved to Deseret, Utah. He...

Deseret News lists

 File — Folder 1: [31197230318609]
Identifier: MSS SC 1952
Scope and Contents Handwritten record of items purchased by the Deseret News in Fillmore, Utah at the store of Samuel Pierce Hoyt (1807-1889). Also included is a list of persons paid by the Deseret News for work completed. Some of the entries are believed to have been written by George Q. Cannon, the Mormon apostle.

Fillmore United Order account book

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197233292249]
Identifier: Vault MSS 541
Scope and Contents Account book of the Mormon Church's "United Order" in Fillmore, Utah. The entries were made from 5 April 1869 to 8 Dec. 1872.

Adeline Henry Hinckley biographies

 File — Folder 1: [31197230331164]
Identifier: MSS SC 3207
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typescript. Hinckley writes biographies of her two parents, Robert Henry and Elizabeth Bacon Henry. Elizabeth was born in 1844 and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in1857. She came to the United States in 1864. She lived in Fillmore, Utah, where she married Robert Henry in 1865. Robert was born in Ireland and came to Utah. His first wife died, and he settled in Fillmore. Also included are brief biographical sketches of members of...

Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman diary and newspaper clippings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6076
Abstract Collection contains a diary by Gabriel Alonzo Huntsman and newspaper clippings.