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Richards, Silas, 1807-1884



  • Existence: 1807 - 1884

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Silas Richards autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230342617]
Identifier: MSS 808
Scope and Contents

Carbon copy of typewritten excerpts from a larger autobiography. Richards writes about his migration to Utah and his life in Salt Lake City and in Union, Utah.

Dates: 1880

Silas Richards diary and autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230306505]
Identifier: MSS SC 885
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photocopies made of a typescript of Richards' diary and autobiography. The typescript was made by Ailcy Brady Casper Morrell in 1957. Richards was pioneer who came to Salt Lake City, Utah in 1849 and settled in St. George, Utah in 1864. He was active in many assignments for the Mormon Church. Also included is a short biography of Richard's wife Kezia Frances Brady Richards by Laura F. Tucker Henrie.

Dates: 1846-1884

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Autobiographies 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 1
Latter Day Saint pioneers -- Utah -- Diaries 1
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 1
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Union -- History -- Sources 1