Skip to main content

Kirtland (Ohio)

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

A. O. Smoot family correspondence, 1851-1914

 Series
Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains incoming and outgoing letters from members of the Smoot family. Materials date from between 1851 and 1914.

Dates: 1851-1914

A. O. Smoot family genealogy, 1837-1947

 Series
Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains genealogical materials, correspondence, blessings, and other materials related to the history of the Smoot family. Materials date from between 1845 and 1947.

Dates: 1837-1947

A. O. Smoot family genealogy records, 1880-1899

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 2 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

This subseries includes family life sketches, family documents, and genealogical records of the A. O. Smoot family. Materials are dated 1880-1881.

Dates: 1880-1899

A. O. Smoot family photographs, approximately 1880-1890

 Series
Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 5
Scope and Contents

This series contains photographs of A. O. Smoot and Orson Parley Smoot. Materials dated approximately 1880-1890.

Dates: approximately 1880-1890

A. O. Smoot family publications, 1847-1919

 Series
Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Assorted items owned by, compiled or otherwise created by, or about various Smoot family members. Includes newspaper clippings, George E. Anderson book on the handcart trek and the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, book of world maps, John M. Mcfarlane emigration diary, and Diana Eldredge Smoot memorial card, approximately 1852-1914.

Dates: 1847-1919

A. O. Smoot genealogy correspondence, 1880-1890

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Primarily incoming items to William R. Minish (1880-1890), as well as incoming and outgoing items to Abraham Owen Smoot, Alma Eldredge, William, Daniel, and other Smoot family members; pertaining to Smoot and Eldredge genealogy, and including filled forms, etc. Materials dated 1880-1902.

Dates: 1880-1890

Dale W. Adams research collection on Mormons in Ohio

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2376
Scope and Contents

The contents of this collection represent the research notes of Dale Adams regarding several important events in the early history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In many cases, photocopies of original sources are included in the collection. The main focus of the collection is the Ohio period of LDS history, with particular attention being paid to Solomon Spaulding (or Spalding) and D. Philastus Hurbut (or Hurlburt).

Dates: 1968-2001

Church Historical Sites

 Collection — Oversize 1: [Barcode: 31197227655476]
Identifier: MSS 3817
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs and postcards of various historical sites relating to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. These sites include: Nauvoo, Orderville, Kirtland, Palmyra, and various LDS temples. Portraits of people include: Joseph Smith, C.S. Forester, and General Fremont with his wife and daughter. Also included in the collection is a book titled American Frontier Photography and a photograph of the 1955 Utah State Senate 31st session.

Dates: Approximately 1850-1985

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints records

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4123
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, church related, financial records, legal records, and miscellaneous documents. Notable documents (all photocopies) include an 1844 letter from Joseph Smith while in Carthage Jail and a list of Mormon Battalion soldiers.

Dates: 1831-1964

Collection of Kirtland and Nauvoo manuscripts

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSS 1699
Scope and Contents

Typescripts of the Kirtland Council Minute Book (1832-1837), photocopy of handwritten Nauvoo Library and Literary Institute records, and typescripts of the minute books of the High Council of the Mormon Church in Nauvoo, Illinois. The meeting minutes are in five books from 1840 to 1845 and document the function and activities of the leadership of the Mormon Church in Nauvoo.

Dates: 1832-1845