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Bennion family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1472
Scope and Contents Collection consists of materials by and about the John Bennion family residing in the Taylorsville, Utah, area in the mid to late 19th century. Of particular focus are the missionary diaries of John Bennion, his son Samuel Roberts Bennion, and Samuel's daughter Laura Bennion Dimond. Also includes genealogical information about the Bennion family's ancestors and family history documents and information about their descendants. Primarily consists of original journals, photographs and...
Dates: approximately 1842-1971

Ira Bennion diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1943
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary. Bennion records his activities from the time he left Salt Lake City, Utah through his first year as a missionary for the Mormon Church in England.

Dates: 1894

John E. Bennion diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 981
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten diaries. Bennion writes about his life in the Taylorsville area of Utah and in Rush Valley and Long Valley, Utah. He also lived for a time in Nevada. Bennion was married polygamously, participated in the Utah War of 1857-1858, had an encounter with an Indian in 1858, saw the first handcart company arrive in Salt Lake City in 1856, served on a mission to England for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and participated in many other activities.

Dates: 1855-1877

Ezra Taft Benson letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1260
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letter dated 31 July 1963 and addressed to Joseph Fielding Smith (1876-1972). The document concerns the book "The Politician," by Robert Welch and refers to a "Socialist-Communist" conspiracy against the United States.

Dates: 1963 July 31

Ezra Taft Benson letter to Margaret Pitzer

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 4060
Scope and Contents Secretary of Agriculture Ezra Taft Benson (writing from Washington D.C.) thanks Margaret Pitzer (Santa Cruz, California) for her recent letter. Margaret Pitzer has just visited Salt Lake City and has heard that Benson wants to run for a second term as Secretary of Agriculture. Benson corrects this rumor. He writes, "I am concerned only with being of service to the President and the American people during the present term," and that he is undecided about the next term. July 21, 1955. 1...
Dates: 1953 July 21

Joseph T. Bentley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 848
Scope and Contents

Collection includes correspondence, reports, budget requests and other financial records. The materials relate to the LDS Church schools, institutes, and seminaries, not including those at Brigham Young University.

Dates: 1962-1970

Josephine Hinckley Bentley mission diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3934
Abstract

The Josephine Hinckley Bentley mission diary includes the photocopied account of Josephine's mission to California. The diary is from 1913.

Dates: 1913

C. Fred Berghout mission papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8169
Dates: 1926-1928

Frederick Arthur Berlin letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 513
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letter dated 11 July 1975. Berlin writes briefly about Andrew E. Berlin, his family and Mormon Church activities and his imprisonment for polygamy.

Dates: 1975

John M. Bernhisel letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 8
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 18 Aug. 1841, composed in New York, and addressed to Joseph Smith, first president of the Mormon Church. Bernhisel writes concerning the purchase of land in Nauvoo, Illinois.

Dates: 1841 August 18

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Latter Day Saints -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 49
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Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 23
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Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 118
Brigham Young University 92
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Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 30
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 29
Brigham Young Academy 24
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 24
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 22
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 22
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 22
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 20
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 19
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 19
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 19
Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933 17
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 17
Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 17
Tanner, George S. 16
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 13
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. British Mission 12
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 12
Maeser, Karl G. 12
Rigdon, Sidney, 1793-1876 12
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 12
Cowdery, Oliver 11
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 11
Smith family 11
Smith, George Albert, 1870-1951 11
Smith, Joseph Fielding, 1876-1972 11
Salt Lake Temple 10
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 9
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 9
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 9
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 9
Smith, Emma Hale 9
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 9
Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901 9
Young Women's Mutual Improvement Association 9
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 8
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 8
Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857 8
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 8
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 8
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 8
Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932 7
Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites) 7
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 7
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 7
Deseret Sunday School Union 7
Kimball, Spencer W., 1895-1985 7
Lee, Harold B., 1899-1973 7
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 7
Mutual Improvement Associations 7
Penrose, Charles W. (Charles William), 1832-1925 7
Utah. Militia 7
Andrus, Hyrum L. (Hyrum Leslie), 1924-2015 6
Benson, Ezra Taft 6
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 6
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 6
Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938 6
Logan Temple (Utah) 6
McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 6
Smith, Joseph, III, 1832-1914 6
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 6
Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941 6
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 5
Brigham Young University. Division of Continuing Education 5
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 5
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 5
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). Department of Seminaries and Institutes of Religion 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Eastern States Mission 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Presiding Bishopric 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Utah Stake 5
Cowley, Matthew, 1897-1953 5
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 5
Hyde, Orson, 1805-1878 5
Jesus Christ 5
Lund, Nora 5
Nauvoo Temple (Nauvoo, Ill. : 1841-1850) 5
Primary Association (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 5
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 5
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 5
Rodeback, James 5
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 5
Snow, Eliza R. (Eliza Roxey), 1804-1887 5
University of Utah 5
Wells, Emmeline B. (Emmeline Blanche), 1828-1921 5
Young, Joseph, 1797-1881 5
Ballard, Melvin Joseph, 1873-1939 4
Bennett, John Cook, 1804-1867 4
Bernhisel, John M. (John Milton), 1799-1881 4
Brigham Young University. Motion Picture Studio 4
Callis, Charles A. (1865-1947) 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northwestern States Mission 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association 4
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