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Brigham Young letter to John R. Young

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 780
Scope and Contents Material contains a handwritten and signed letter dated March 1, 1857, addressed to John R. Young in Honolulu, Hawaii. The item was composed in Salt Lake City, Utah. Brigham Young encourages John, his nephew, and his fellow missionaries for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii by making comparisons between the "quiet and purity that prevail in Utah" and the "gross darkness" that covers the other people of the Earth. He comments on the missionary work of the Church in...
Dates: 1857 March 1

Brigham Young letter to Samuel W. Richards

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 779
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter dated 27 Feb. 1853 and addressed to Samuel W. Richards in Liverpool, England. The item was composed in Salt Lake City, Utah. Young reports on the condition of Utah at the end of a severe winter during which the Utahns received no mail from outside the territory. Young also writes about the sugar industry in Utah, the progress on buildings and machinery of the Deseret Manufacturing Company, the excavations on the foundation of the Salt Lake Temple, the...
Dates: 1853 February 27

Brigham Young letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 979
Scope and Contents

Letter to "Charley" Moffett expressing good wishes, concern over being traced by means of the postal service, and the welfare of Anderson's wife.

Dates: 1877

Brigham Young letters to Thomas L. Kane

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4096
Scope and Contents

Letters were handwritten by Brigham Young to Thomas L. Kane on October 30, 1854. In the letters Young asks Kane to serve as Utah's territorial delegate to Congress. The two letters are identical and were sent separately to ensure delivery. Collection also includes photocopies of the letters.

Dates: 1854 October 30

Photographs and negatives of Brigham Young

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 423
Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs and acetate negatives with images of Brigham Young, his family, and other leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Includes copy prints and negatives. Original photographs are produced via a variety of processes, including multiple letterpress halftones. Dated approximately 1850-1909.

Dates: approximately 1850-1909

Brigham Young property deeds

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1320
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Handwritten and printed deeds of personal property including such items as land, stock, clothing, and utensils. These items were deeded to Brigham Young (1801-1877), as trustee in trust for the Mormon Church. One of the items is signed by George Albert Smith, a counselor to Brigham Young.

Dates: 1855-1857

Brigham Young speech

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2319
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Typewritten excerpts from an address delivered by Young in 1855. The speech relates to how people receive personal revelations.

Dates: 1855

Brigham Young speech

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 573
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Photocopy of a handwritten copy of a speech given on 22 April 1856 in Emigration Canyon near Salt Lake City, Utah. The speech was recorded by J. N. Long. Young urges immigrants to walk to Utah as much as possible because that mode of transportation was faster than by wagon. This was probably an attempt to get support for handcart immigration. He also talks about taking precautions to protect the pioneers against Indians.

Dates: 1856 April 22

Brigham Spencer Young newspaper clippings

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 9275
Scope and Contents

Contains two compact discs of scanned newpaper clippings compiled by Brigham Spencer Young from his mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England. Dated 1935-1938.

Dates: 1935-1938

Brigham Young's wives, children, and grandchildren

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1995
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One typewritten document. The item provides genealogical information concerning Brigham Young's wives, children, and grandchildren.

Dates: 1940

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Taylor, John, 1808-1887 29
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 22
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 22
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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
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Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 11
Smith family 11
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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
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Smith, Joseph, III, 1832-1914 6
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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
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 5
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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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