Skip to main content

Box 2

 Container

Contains 14 Results:

Facer family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2332
Overview

Contains books, records, diaries, correspondence, and other documents from Joseph Facer's life, dealing mainly with his service in the LDS Church. Also contains Hill and Richards family books and a detailed history on the John Kenny and Agnes Hill Richards families and the Alexander Hill and Elizabeth Currie Hill families(the grandparents and great-grandparents of Emma Richards Facer, Joseph's wife).

Dates: 1856-1977

Joseph Facer letters, 1898 July 2-13

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 2332 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Two letters from Ben E. Rich to the elders of the Southern States Mission in July 1897. The letters discuss money owed by missionaries to the mission office, laboring diligently, and remembering fast day.

Dates: 1898 July 2-13

Joseph Facer letters, 1898 November-December

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 2332 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Two letters from Ben E. Rich to the missionaries of the Southern States Mission, which letters discuss a visit made by Brother Rich to Salt Lake City and the publishing and circulation of the Southern Star, the mission paper of the Southern States Mission. The letters date November and December 1898.

Dates: 1898 November-December

Joseph Facer letters, 1898

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 2332 Series 1
Scope and Contents Includes three letters related to Facer's missionary service in the Southern States Mission. One letter is a letter of advice to all of the brethren in the Southern States Mission, from Brother Louis Swensen in Princeton, North Carolina. The second letter is addressed to Joseph Facer in Princeton, North Carolina, from Ben E. Rich in Chattanooga, Tennesee. It is dated July 19, 1899 and talks about Joseph Facer's prepaid order for his ticket home, a statement of his account, and the cash he...
Dates: Other: 1898

Letters to elders in the Southern States Mission, 1899

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSS 2332 Series 1
Scope and Contents One item is a letter (circular #7) to the Elders of the North Carolina Conference, from Lewis Swenson, H.C. Heninger, W.E. Morgan, Wilmington, (North Carolina, February 2, 1899) [4]p. Another is called "Special Circular" (letter) to the Elders of the North Carolina Conference, from Lewis Swenson, (Princeton, North Carolina, May 15, 1899) [4]p. Another letter (circular #10) is to the Elders of the North Carolina Conference, from Lewis Swenson, H.C. Heninger, J.M. Haws, (Princeton, North...
Dates: Other: 1899

Joseph Facer photocard and certificate of donation, 1904

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSS 2332 Series 1
Scope and Contents

The photocard is a picture of the Latter-day Saints' Church at Jacksonville, Florida, probably in 1904. On the verso there is a paragraph of information concerning the building of the church house. The certificate was presented to Joseph Facer of Willard, Utah from the Southern States Mission, Chattanooga, Tennessee, December 12, 1904 for his contribution of five dollars for the benefit of the Mission Home. It is signed by Ben E. Rich and Fred J. Heath.

Dates: Other: 1904

Joseph Facer letters and article, 1901

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSS 2332 Series 1
Scope and Contents Included is a photostatic-like copy of a letter to Presidents of Stakes, Bishops of Wards, and Stake and Ward Officers of Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association, from Lorenzo Snow, Jos. F. Smith, Rudger Clawson, (Salt Lake City, Utah, October 9, 1901) [1]p. (This is the one and only official document sent out to the church by this presidency; Pres. Snow died a few days afterwards.) There is also a photostatic copy of letter to Elder Jos. Facer, Willard, Utah from Lorenzo Snow, (Salt Lake...
Dates: Other: 1901

Joseph Facer flier and diary, 1901-1902

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSS 2332 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Flyer entitled "Mormonism Exposed." The diary belonged to Joseph Facer; he used it during his Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association mission from 1901-1902.

Dates: Other: 1901-1902

Joseph Facer letters and patriarchal blessing, 1901-1902

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSS 2332 Series 1
Scope and Contents One letter is to Elder Joseph Facer, Snowflake, Arizona from J. Golden Kimball, Jos. W. McMurrin, B.F. Grant, and Thomas Hull, Missionary Committee, (Salt Lake City, December 11, 1901) [2]p. The second item is a Patriarchal Blessing given to Elder Joseph Facer by Patriarch John Reidhead, (Woodruff, Arizona, November 21, 1901) [3]p. (Elder Facer served as the scribe for this event.) The third item is a letter to Elder Joseph Facer, c/o Jos. W. Smith, (Snowflake, Arizona) from J.G. Kimball,...
Dates: Other: 1901-1902