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Latter Day Saints -- England -- Correspondence

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Francis Laidlaw correspondence and mementos

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 448
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten correspondence. The letters include items to and from Jane Ferguson Graham dated from 1848 to 1853 in which Laidlaw explains the Mormon faith to the woman who would later become his wife. The Laidlaws migrated to Utah in 1854. The correspondence is also between Laidlaw and members of his family. Also included is a letter from William Adam Seegmiller to J. M. Harmon in Salt Lake City dated 1891. Seegmiller writes about his experiences as a missionary for the...
Dates: 1848-1891

Letter from a Mormon mother

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230313857]
Identifier: MSS SC 1605
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter by an unknown Mormon mother to her son, in which she tells of hardships endured and of her strong faith in the Lord. She describes the family's problems in England, and asks him to help financially so that they might join him in Utah.

Dates: 1850

Rose Snow Rick Woodruff papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230326776]
Identifier: MSS SC 2788
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed correspondence, a biography, and autobiography, and cards notifying family members of deaths. The materials were collected by Rose Snow Rick Woodruff. The correspondence are largely between Rowley and Bedford family members and deal with personal matters. These items relate to Mormon families in Utah and England.

Dates: 1855-1903