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Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Shannon Howells collection on James and May Booth Talmage family

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197232589868]
Identifier: MSS 8863
Scope and Contents Collection includes materials related to James and May Booth Talmage and their family. Included are digital images of documents, letters, journals, stories, and other material created by and about the Talmage family. Also included are seven CDs with digital images of some of Howells' documents on the James and May Booth Talmage family scanned by the Church History Library in 2010. Dated circa 1876-2010.

Merry May Booth Talmage diary, 1887-1892

Identifier: MSS 1607 Series 2
Scope and Contents Includes the original diary of May Booth Talmage, dated September 29, 1887-September 1892. Also includes a photocopy of the diary.

Merry May Booth Talmage letters, 1890-1934

Identifier: MSS 1607 Series 1
Scope and Contents Photocopies of letters written to and from May Booth Talmage, dated October 11, 1890-July 9, 1934.

James and May Booth Talmage family stories and recollections

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8858
Content Description A collection of stories and recollections about James and May Booth Talmage. Includes copies of signed letters from James E. Talmage to his granddaughters, both typed and handwritten from 1929-1933; and, memories of May and James Talmage by their granddaughters. Also includes a transcription of an interview with John R. Talmage by Shannon Howells prior to John's death in 2001, where he shares biographical information and memories of his parents. Also includes a typescript of an article about...

James E. and Merry May Booth Talmage letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8324
Scope and Contents Contains the correspondence between James E. Talmage and his wife Merry May Booth Talmage. The letters, written between 1891 and 1932, discuss family life, James's career, and personal travel.

Merry May Booth Talmage history

 File — Folder 1: [31197227636963]
Identifier: MSS 3981
Scope and Contents Merry May Booth Talmage history, undated, is seven page typed history of Merry Talmage. Author is unknown.

Merry May Booth Talmage papers

Identifier: MSS 1607
Scope and Contents Collection of documents related to May Booth Talmage, wife of James E. Talmage. Includes the original personal diary she kept from 1887 to 1892. Also includes a photocopy of the diary. The majority of the collection is photocopies of personal and family correspondence from 1890 to 1934 exchanged between May and James Talmage and their children. Also includes correspondence with other family members, friends, colleagues, and Mormon Church members. Most of these items were written while May...