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Found in 1103 Collections and/or Records:

An appeal to the president of the United States

 File — Folder 1: [31197232498912]
Identifier: MSS 241
Scope and Contents Handwritten copy of a letter appealing to the president of the United States, James K. Polk. The item was copied in 1890, but the original was dated 1 June 1846. The letter states that the Mormons have been persecuted and appealed for aid. It is believed that Polk's call for volunteers to fight in the war with Mexico was an answer to this request. The "Mormon Battalion" was formed in consequence.

Argosy Pictures Corporation business records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1849
Scope and Contents The records provide insight into legal and tax aspects of film production, as well as documenting the search for suitable story material and researching aspects of a film before production. Includes correspondence; legal, financial, and personnel records; story ideas; a scrapbook; photographs; and other documentation.

R. Arizpe letter

 File — Folder 1: [31197230311075]
Identifier: MSS SC 1335

Anthony Armstrong papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1510
Scope and Contents Autobiographical materials, publishers' correspondence and contracts, and manuscripts for literary works. Anthony Armstrong flourished from 1924 to 1976 and was known for writing in several literary genres, including historical, humorous, crime, and country novels; humorous short stories; drama; nonfiction works; and film and radio scripts.

Arthur Lennig papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1776
Scope and Contents Typescripts of books with handwritten corrections, correspondence, articles, research notes, short stories, and photographs. The materials relate to the history of motion pictures in the United States and to the career of the actor, Bela Lugosi.

Arthur Mastick Hyde political papers, 1910-1958

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6257 Series 1
Scope and Contents This series contains various documents and materials that relate to Arthur Mastick Hyde's political career. This includes speeches, speech cards, notes, correspondence, memos, issues of the "Republican Times", news clippings, files by topic, scrapbooks, and other materials. These items are from Hyde's campaigns for Governor of Missouri, his time as Governor of Missouri, and the time he spent as the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture. They cover the main issues and people that Hyde dealt with in his...

Josette B. Ashford papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6137
Scope and Contents Contains Josette Ashford's personal scrapbook of photographs, postcards, correspondence and clippings detailing her life from the early 1920s until about 1999 and course materials as a professor of French and Italian at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Also included are linguistics research and publications, handouts, articles, news clippings, poetry, and literary/linguistic analysis note card files from 1951 to 1990. It also includes her life history.

Isaac Asimov letters

 Collection — Box 1: [31197233290409]
Identifier: Vault MSS 508
Scope and Contents Letters from Asimov to his editor, Walter I. Bradbury, and other members of the editorial staff at Doubleday and Company, Inc., including Betty Shapian, Tim Seldes, Natalie Greenberg, Gretchen Eisner, Laurence P. Ashmead, and Wendy Weil. The letters discuss some personal matters; contract provisions, royalty agreements, and publication rights; and manuscript corrections. They also trace the development and eventual publication of various books, including "Isaac Asimov's Biographical...

Annie Atkin letters

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4240
Scope and Contents Annie Atkin letters, 1914-1917 includes letters to and from Annie Tate Atkin. Letters from her mother, Elizabeth De La Mare Tate, comprise the bulk of the collection, with a few letters from her siblings Leland, Luella, Edith, and Charles (who was serving a mission in the LDS Southern States Mission).