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Mormons -- Utah -- Fillmore -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 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.

Thomas Callister diary

 File — Folder 1: [31197230334226]
Identifier: MSS 1128
Scope and Contents Typescript of a diary kept from October 5-25, 1875 when Callister was called on a mission to Europe for the Mormon Church. He writes about his preparations to leave his home in Fillmore, Utah. Also included is a typed copy of a funeral address given by Chief Kanosh of the Pahvant Utes when Callister died in 1880.

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.

Martha Knight letters received

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197227342182]
Identifier: MSS 837
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a handwritten letter and a handwritten card received by Martha Knight. The items are apparently from friends and family members and deal with personal matters. The materials were collected by Della Daine Edmunds.

Reuben McBride letters

 File — Folder 1: [31197230342336]
Identifier: MSS 800
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten letters addressed to McBride's sister. McBride writes concerning family matters and genealogy.

Reuben McBride letters received

 File — Folder 1: [31197230325844]
Identifier: MSS SC 2718
Scope and Contents Photocopy of handwritten letters dated 18 and 22 June 1851. The items were composed in Kirtland, Ohio. The material is a letter composed by four different persons who were all members of the same family, each with the last name of McBride. The members of the McBride family write to Reuben about family matters and try to convince him to return to Kirtland. The addressee appears to be Reuben Augustus McBride of Fillmore, Utah.

F. Earl Stott biography

 File — Folder 1: [31197230311653]
Identifier: MSS SC 1462
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typescript of a biography of William Henry Stott by his son, F. Earl Stott. Stott talks about his father's journey from England to America, his assignment to settle in Fillmore, Utah, Indian trouble, farming, merchandising, dentistry, and love for his family.

Brigham Young letter

 Item — Folder 1: [31197230233014]
Identifier: MSS 703
Scope and Contents Typewritten copy of a letter dated April 10, 1861 and addressed to Thomas Callister of Fillmore, Utah. Young appoints Callister as bishop of the Fillmore Ward and gives him instruction and advice.