Polygamy -- Utah -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230334259]
Identifier: MSS 1140
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten diary. Candland writes about joining the Mormon faith and his life in Salt Lake Valley and in Sanpete County, Utah. He talks about his polygamous marriages, the Utah Expedition, and the birth and deaths of children. The item includes a major gap between 1863 and 1900.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230326230]
Identifier: MSS SC 2754
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography. Merrill lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, as a young boy. He migrated to Utah in 1852 and lived in Provo, Salt Lake City, Bear Lake Valley, Cove Creek, and Fillmore, Utah. He also participated in the "Utah War" of 1857 to 1858.