- Existence: 1819 - 1906
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 793
Scope and Contents Photocopy of typescript. Detailed account of frontier life in Canada; his family's conversion to Mormonism in the early 1840s; a trip to Nauvoo, Illinois, in June 1845; the trip across the plains to Utah in 1847; and life in pioneer Utah.Also includes account of the author's mission to Canada (1857-1858) and his subsequent recall because of the Utah War, along with his family's move to settle St. George, Utah. Ends with text of Gardner's patriarchal blessing, genealogical...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 418
Overview Diaries, correspondence, memoranda books, financial and genealogical records, biographical sketches, and miscellaneous papers. Diaries include mission labors in the Southern States for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Biographical sketches are about parents, relatives, and friends including Mary Jane Gardner Miller, James R. Miller, Frank J. Taylor, E. J. Winder, Robert Gardner, and Reuben Miller.
Series — Box: 3, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains various business-related documents ranging 1891-1951. Included are cash books, data on construction of telephone lines by the Eastern Utah Telephone Company (organized by Miller), livestock statistics and deeds. Also included are a ledger and "Bruce's Diary", containing temple and genealogy fund and records of reunions.
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence from Miller, and a record thereof, dating from between 1909 and 1951. Includes correspondence from Levi N. Harmon, a record of Reuben G. Miller correspondence including collected quotations and verses, photographs of Carbon County Court House in Price, Utah, and a family picture of the family of Mrs. Alice Danielson.
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains memoranda books prepared by Miller, documenting his daily activities. Includes information on family events, his church service, and his work in telephones. Materials date from between 1868 and 1946.
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 7
Scope and Contents Contains text materials and photographs with dates of creation ranging from 1871-1964. It includes Winder Family temple records, an index to the genealogical records of Reuben G. Miller and Rhonda Ann Letts, various family biographies, and funeral services for James F. Whitney and David C. Gardner. Also contains Reuben G. Miller family records, including photos, certificates of ordination and temple recommends, and a sheet listing ordination dates and names of individuals involved for John...
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 9
Scope and Contents Includes miscellaneous text materials, mostly undated. Includes Anna Miller's address book, medical notes dated 1871-1949, address book pages, and burial instructions for Miller. Also included is an inventory of household items, a funeral service program, Heber Bennion letter to President Heber J. Grant, an article copied from Deseret Evening news of May 21, 1898, and instructions for an L. C. typewriter.
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 8
Scope and Contents Contains various text materials from 1871-1946. It includes receipts from the Price Ward in the Emery Stake and the Forest Dale Ward in the Granite Stake, newspaper clippings and member and genealogical reports, patriarchal blessings of Mary Jane Gardner Miller, and notes pertaining to Reuben Miller and James J. Strang, and early Mormon apostate leader.