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Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

George Q. Cannon family correspondence

 Collection — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 31197230354240]
Identifier: MSS 7426

Collection is comprised of letters, most of them written by George Q. Cannon during his time of service as a Utah Territory delegate to the United States House of Representatives. The remainder of the letters were written by a variety of family members and friends to Martha Telle Cannon. The bulk of the letters were written between 1872 and 1882.

Dates: 1868-1902

Delwin Morgan Clawson correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1834
Scope and Contents

Correspondence. The materials relate to legislation on numerous topics pending before the House of Representatives in the United States congress.

Dates: 1972

Henry Aldous Dixon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 195
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, reports, memoranda, administrative papers, and office files. The items relate chiefly to Dixon's service on congressional committees dealing with agriculture and education.

Dates: 1954-1960

George Q. and Martha Telle Cannon correspondence, 1872-1891

Identifier: MSS 7426 Series 1
Scope and Contents note

George Q. Cannon and Martha Telle Cannon correspondence, including forty-one letters exchanged between George Q. Cannon and Martha Telle Cannon, between 1872 and 1891. Their correspondence documents George Q. Cannon's experiences as a Territorial Delegate from Utah to the United States House of Representatives; Martha Cannon's experiences in her Salt Lake City, Utah, home; family relationships and news; and Church events.

Dates: 1872-1891

George Q. Cannon correspondence, 1880

Identifier: MSS 7426 Series 3
Scope and Contents note

George Q. Cannon correspondence, including one letter from George Q. Cannon to Sarah A. Telle King in New York, 1880.

Dates: 1880

Martha Telle Cannon correspondence, 1880-1902

Identifier: MSS 7426 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence from Cannon, including seven letters, from 1880 to 1902. Six are addressed to Martha Telle Cannon from a variety of family members, and one is from Martha Telle Cannon to Lewis Telle Cannon.

Dates: 1880-1902

John H. Perry papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230323872]
Identifier: MSS SC 2460
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of newspaper clippings, House of Representatives Bill 56 of the 99th Congress, House of Representatives hearings on a comprehensive tax reform bill, survey results on a National Dividend Act, and transcripts of a television interview. The items relate to Perry's efforts to reduce the federal deficit and establish more equitable taxes.

Dates: 1984-1986

Subscription lists

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230236561]
Identifier: MSS SC 216
Scope and Contents

Includes subscription lists for reprints of two speeches given in the U.S. House of Representatives concerning the Polygamy Bill. Thirty-three colleagues signed the subscription list for copies of C.M. Pomeroy's speech (Rep. of Iowa) and fourteen signed a list for reprints of Hamilton Ward's address (Rep. of New York). A total of 14,700 copies were ordered from the Congressional Globe office. Photocopies of the speeches are included.

Dates: 1870

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Collection 5
Archival Object 3
Letters 6
Latter Day Saint families -- History 4
Territorial Government 4
Utah -- History -- 19th century 4
Agricultural laws and legislation -- United States -- History 1