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Found in 764 Collections and/or Records:

Margaret Peirce Whitesides Young letter

 Item — Folder 1: [31197232591054]
Identifier: MSS 8813
Scope and Contents Single letter, both as a photocopied manuscript and as a typed transcription, written by Margaret Peirce, daughter of Robert Peirce and future wife of Brigham Young, detailing her time on the Mormon Trail including her time in Winter Quarters to her relatives in Pennsylvania. Letter was written in Salt Lake City, Utah on August 31, 1848.

Margaret Pierce Whitesides Young autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [31197230306430]
Identifier: MSS SC 882
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typescript. Originally written to be read at a 1903 meeting of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers. Mrs. Young describes her life in Nauvoo and her early years in Salt Lake City, Utah. She also comments on life as a polygamous wife of Brigham Young.

Phineas Howe Young biography

 File — Folder 1: [31197230308600]
Identifier: MSS SC 1073
Scope and Contents Typewritten biography of Phineas Howe Young (1799-1880) by his granddaughters Eleanor White Mackay, Seraph White Allred, and Naomi Wright. Phineas Young was a printer; building contractor; and Mormon bishop, missionary, and pioneer. He was a brother of the Mormon prophet, Brigham Young (1801-1877).

Hans Jorgen Zobell autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [31197230322635]
Identifier: MSS SC 2606
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a typewritten autbiography. Also incuded are photocopies of photographs of family members and of a handwritten letter. The item was originally written in Danish. It was translated into English in 1933 by Albert L. Zobell. Hans writes about growing up in Denmark, his migration to Utah, and his life in Lake View. Also included is copy a patriarchal blessing.