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Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints


Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:

Otto Duke papers on religion, 1920-1975, bulk 1930-1946

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1536 Series 4
Scope and Contents

This series includes papers regarding Otto Duke's involvement with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, such as talks, projects, Park Stake SLC stake missionary work, 10th Ward papers, pamphlets, booklets, and church news and literature. Also includes some articles and pamphlets about the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The bulk of the material comes from 1930 to 1946 and some from 1920 to 1975.

Dates: 1920-1975, bulk 1930-1946

Charles W. Penrose papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 680
Scope and Contents Collection includes a photo of Penrose's home in Farmington, Utah; handwritten and typed poetry by Charles W. Penrose, generally on spiritual topics (but including a sweet acrostic for his wife Lucetta, with transcription); letters written by Charles to William S. Paine (about Moses Thatcher), Cassie Donahoo, and daughter Lucile; printed pamphlets written by Penrose and others on Gospel topics (basic Church doctrine, the plan of salvation, the Second Coming of Christ, the priesthood and...
Dates: 1861-1966

Wilfred E. Rogers sermons

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230219732]
Identifier: MSS 1680
Scope and Contents

Sermons, certificates, notes, correspondence, pamphlets, tracts, and miscellaneous items. These materials primarily relate to the proselytizing done by Rogers in his attempt to bring people into his faith in the Houston, Texas area.

Dates: 1902-1939

P. J. Sanders and J. F. Curtis debate transcripts

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197225536843]
Identifier: MSS 2018
Scope and Contents The debates between Peter James Sanders of the Mormon Church and James Frank Curtis of the Reorganized Mormon Church were held 4-7 Aug. 1908 in the Murray Opera House in Murray, Utah. The collection includes transcripts of the debates and biographical information regarding Sanders and Curtis. The issues covered in the debates include the succession in the leadership of the Mormon Church following the death of Joseph Smith (1805-1844), the first president of the Mormon Church, and Mormon...
Dates: 1908

Frederick Madison Smith letters

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230321645]
Identifier: MSS SC 2302
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letters addressed to Frank S. Hawkins. Smith responds to Hawkins' request for information.

Dates: 1939-1944

Hyrum Jenkins Smith diaries and correspondence

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197231211019]
Identifier: MSS 1631
Scope and Contents

Diaries and correspondence. Hyrum's correspondence is between family members and church leaders including his father, who was serving as a mission president in Canada, and Frederick Madison Smith (1874-1946), historian for the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Dates: 1835-1940

Israel A. Smith letters

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230321439]
Identifier: MSS SC 2299
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letters addressed to "Dear Brother," Frank S. Hawkins. Smith acknowledges receiving materials from Hawkins and comments on the "Book of Commandments" (Doctrine and Covenants) and on Paul, the apostle.

Dates: 1945-1962

Jehovah Smith letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230306703]
Identifier: MSS SC 861
Scope and Contents

This collection is a photocopy and a typescript of a missive written to the "Editor of the Carthage Republican" on 5 April 1867. The letter affirms the report that the Reorganized Mormon Church was "bound (by secret oaths) to rebuild the temple in less than five years."

Dates: 1876 April 5

Joseph B. Smith letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230336189]
Identifier: MSS 1042
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten and signed letter dated January 5, 1923 and written in Salt Lake City, Utah. The item is addressed to Smith's son in Lofgreen, Utah. Smith writes about the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and about David Hyrum Smith, one of its prominent leaders.

Dates: 1925 January 5

Joseph Byron Smith correspondence

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230335991]
Identifier: MSS 1047
Scope and Contents

Typewritten letter dated 24 May 1962 and addressed to the editior of the "Saint's Herald" of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Smith writes in response to an article in the Saint's Herald about the Mormon Church in Utah relating to its stand on Blacks holding the priesthood. Smith refers to several verses of scripture to show that the stand is correct. A letter acknowleding Smith's letter is also attached.

Dates: 1962

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Collection 37
Archival Object 4
Letters 26
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 17
Material Types 14
Correspondence 10
Religion 9
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Diaries 6
Church Government 5
Social Life and Customs 5
Nauvoo (Ill.) 4
Notes 4
City and Town Life 3
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 3
Immigration and American Expansion 3
Latter Day Saint churches 3
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- Correspondence 3
Missions and Missionaries 3
Pamphlets 3
Photographs 3
Presidents -- Succession 3
Articles 2
Biographies 2
Dissertations, Academic 2
Expeditions and Adventure 2
Home and Family 2
Latter Day Saint churches -- History 2
Microfilms 2
Montana -- History 2
Mormon Church -- History 2
Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857 2
Newspapers 2
Notebooks 2
Oral histories 2
Photocopies 2
Protestantism 2
Utah 2
Utah -- History -- 19th century 2
Yearbooks 2
Adelaide (S.A.) 1
American poetry 1
Autograph albums 1
Baptism for the dead 1
Businessmen -- Utah -- Correspondence 1
Certificates 1
Christian sects 1
Church of the First Born (Morrisites) 1
Church officers -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1
Citizenship papers 1
Civil Procedure and Courts 1
Drafts (Documents) 1
Eskdale (Utah) 1
Essays 1
Evangelistic work -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1
Families -- California -- Lower Lake -- History 1
Family histories 1
Family reunions 1
Files (Records) 1
Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Genealogies 1
Harrison County (Iowa) 1
Heywood (England) 1
Histories (Literary works) 1
Houston (Tex.) -- History 1
Hymnals 1
Idaho -- History 1
Illinois 1
Insanity (Law) -- Illinois -- History -- Sources 1
Iowa 1
Iowa -- History 1
Kenosha (Wis.) 1
Land surveys 1
Latter Day Saint churches -- Doctrines 1
Latter Day Saint churches -- History -- 19th century 1
Latter Day Saint churches -- History -- 20th century 1
Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- Canada 1
Latter Day Saint churches -- Missouri -- History -- 19th century 1
Latter Day Saint churches -- Presidents -- Correspondence 1
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Australia 1
Latter Day Saint temples -- Illinois -- Nauvoo 1
Latter Day Saints 1
Latter Day Saints -- Australia 1
Latter Day Saints -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 1
Latter Day Saints -- Missouri -- Independence -- History 1
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Correspondence 1
Letterpress copybooks 1
Literature 1
Lower Lake (Calif.) -- History -- Sources 1
Manuscripts, American 1
Marriage -- California -- Lower Lake -- History 1
Missionaries, American 1
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 1
Nebraska 1
Overland journeys to the Pacific 1
Park City (Utah) -- History 1
Patriarchs (Latter Day Saint churches) 1
Periodicals 1
Perth (W.A.) 1
Pioneers 1
Pioneers -- Montana -- Virginia City 1
Plasterers -- Texas -- Houston -- History -- Sources 1
Politics, Government, and Law 1
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