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Smith, Silas Sanford, 1830-1910



  • Existence: 1830 - 1910

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Smith family history

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230238450]
Identifier: MSS SC 324
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography of Silas Sanford Smith, Mormon colonizer of Utah and Arizona in the 19th century. Also includes biographies of Albert Ricks Smith, Jesse Joel Smith, John Aikens Smith, Martha Eliza Smith, Sarah Ann Ricks Smith, Sarah Ann Smith, Silas Sanford Smith Jr., and Stephen Augustus Smith. 56 pages.

Dates: 1963

Silas Sanford Smith diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230238575]
Identifier: MSS SC 325
Scope and Contents

Typescript of a diary which includes an account of organizing Mormon settlements in San Juan County, Utah and San Luis Valley, Colorado.

Dates: 1879-1880

Silas Sanford Smith letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 963
Scope and Contents

Holograph letters from Silas to his brother Jesse Nathaniel Smith (1834-1906). The missives are largely concerned with Smith family and other personal matters. Four of the letters are from "Mother Smith," one is from Margaret Rollins to Mary J. and Emma W., and two are from Nancy M. Bollin to Mary J. West. Photocopies of the letters are also with the collection.

Dates: 1860-1891

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Diaries 1
Family histories 1
Hole-in-the-Rock (Utah) -- History 1
Home and Family 1
Immigration and American Expansion 1