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Politics, Government, and Law

 Subject
Subject Source: CCLA Browse List Broad Terms

Found in 1638 Collections and/or Records:

Nels Anderson diary

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1299
Scope and Contents Relates experiences and observations related to the war and its conditions. Includes also three printed maps of American offensives in France. Entries (384 pages) date from between 1918 and 1919.

Alice Lofgren Andrus autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341304]
Identifier: MSS 2622
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography. Alice Lofgren was born in Huntsville, Utah, in 1919. She was a nurse during World War II serving at Oak Knoll Naval Hospital in Oakland, California, and on the USS Consolation. She married Ralph J. Andrus in 1949.

T. Pat Matthews interview with Mary Anngady

 File — Folder 1: [31197230346105]
Identifier: MSS 2874
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript of an interview. Anngady was interviewed by T. Pat Matthews in 1937 as part of the Federal Writer's Project for the Works Progress Administration. The item includes handwritten corrections. Anngady was educated on her master's plantation and went to Shaw Collegiate Institute after the Civil War. She gives a detailed description of what her husband told her of African tribal life. She talks about "savages," witch doctors, tribal kings, and...

Annie Wells Cannon and family papers, 1929-1963

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 2344 Series 1 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Papers are from the lives of Emmaline B. Wells and Annie Wells Cannon. They include short biographies, a pedigree chart, and a medal of service. Materials dated 1877 to 1963.

Provo, Utah annual audit reports

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 895
Scope and Contents Annual audit reports of Provo, Utah. Each volume has a number of divisions with a contents note at the beginning of each year.

Anonymous autobiography of a Mormon nurse who served in Vietnam

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341171]
Identifier: MSS 2608
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography by an unnamed nurse. The author joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served on at least two tours in Vietnam as a nurse. She tells about the difficulties of helping men who died and about how she has tried to cope with the trauma of her experiences.

Marie-Thérèse Charlotte Anoulême autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [31197230235274]
Identifier: MSS SC 177
Scope and Contents Handwritten copy of an autobiography in French. Anouleme writes about the imprisonment of her family during the French Revolution, the execution of her father and mother, the trial preceding the sentencing of her mother, and her life in prison.

Susan B. Anthony letter

 File — Folder 1: [31197230315258]
Identifier: MSS SC 1800
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten letter to Esther Gerry concerning her membership application to the National Woman Suffrage Association, along with photocopies of the envelope, and a list of officers in the organization.

Anti-polygamy legislation

 File — Folder 1: [31197230322122]
Identifier: MSS SC 2371
Scope and Contents Typewritten excerpts from laws passed by the United States with the intention of making the practice of polygamy a crime. The items are the relevant passages taken from the Anti-Polygamy Act of 1862, the Edmunds Law of 1882, and the Edmunds-Tucker Law of 1887. Also included is a signed typewritten statement by Edward V. Higgins (1858- ), notary public of Iron County, Utah, verifying that the excerpts were correct.

Charles Ambrose Foster appeal

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197233290995]
Identifier: Vault MSS 434
Scope and Contents Handwritten appeal dated 16 Oct. 1844 and filed on 21 Oct. 1844. Foster, a publisher of the Nauvoo Expositor, appeals a conviction for breach of ordinances in Nauvoo, Illinois.