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Elias Hicks Blackburn papers

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 2, 3, 6
Identifier: Vault MSS 785
Scope and Contents Contains records on the early ecclesiastical history of Provo, Utah. Records include accounts of sermons of the period by several prominent leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during the Mormon Reformation, and document the response of the community, including rebaptisms and Church disciplinary matters. Also includes Blackburn's personal family record, and records of donations by Loa (Utah) Ward members for the building of the Manti Temple during Blackburn's tenure as...
Dates: 1851-1887

Record of the Mass Quorum held in Provo City, 1854-1858

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 785 Item 1
Scope and Contents

Record of the minutes of meetings for the 34th Quorum of the Seventy in Provo, Utah. Includes names of quorum presidents and members. Also includes accounts of the Mormon Reformation. Dated 1854-1858.

Dates: 1854-1858

Report of Members in Mass Quorum of Seventy in First Ward, 1860 February

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: Vault MSS 785 Item 2
Scope and Contents

Handwritten report documenting activity of members of the 34th Quorum of the Seventy in Provo, Utah.

Dates: 1860 February

Record of Bishop Elias H. Blackburn, Bishop of Provo City, Utah Territory, 1851-1879

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: Vault MSS 785 Item 3
Scope and Contents

Record book kept by Elias Blackburn as Bishop of Provo. Includes minutes of bishop's courts and disciplinary trials. Also includes a record of the families living in Provo in other records of church membership and activity in the wards in Provo in the early 1850s. Also includes a patriarchal blessing for Elizabeth Blackburn, given by Emer Harris in 1854. Also “A Family Record of Elias Hicks Blackburn...” Dated 1851-1879.

Dates: 1851-1879

Loa Ward Manti Temple donations account book, 1882-1887

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: Vault MSS 785 Item 4
Scope and Contents

Account record of donations by members of the Loa (Utah) Ward, where Elias Hicks Blackburn was Bishop from 1879 to 1889, toward the building of the Manti Temple. Donations included cash, labor, and goods. Includes balance amounts at the end the volume, indexed by donor. Dated 1882-1887.

Dates: 1882-1887