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Anti-polygamy legislation

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2371
Scope and Contents

Typewritten excerpts from laws passed by the United States with the intention of making the practice of polygamy a crime. The items are the relevant passages taken from the Anti-Polygamy Act of 1862, the Edmunds Law of 1882, and the Edmunds-Tucker Law of 1887. Also included is a signed typewritten statement by Edward V. Higgins (1858- ), notary public of Iron County, Utah, verifying that the excerpts were correct.

Dates: 1862-1896

Apostles and temples from 1835 to 1886

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7404
Abstract

Albumen photograph made by George Edward Anderson depicting all prophets and temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints up to 1886.

Dates: 1886

Bill L. Argyle papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8957
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to the life and missionary service of Bill L. Argyle. Includes his personal photograph slides (1962-1964) from his mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints among the Navajo Indians, and other photographs. Includes three CDs of Oral History for the Brigham Young University "Bringing the Past to Life" Oral History Project. Personal papers include a funeral service program for Bill L. Argyle, photograph descriptions, and a list of the names of...
Dates: approximately 1962-2016

Arrest warrant

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 402
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed arrest warrant, dated 6 Dec. 1842, and written in Nauvoo, Illinois. As mayor, Smith signs a warrant ordering the marshall of Nauvoo to arrest Amos Davis who had been accused of assault by William C. Walker. On the reverse is a statement saying that Davis was brought before a city court.

Dates: 1842

Leonard J. Arrington letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7667
Scope and Contents This collection contains 28 folders, housed in 2 hollinger boxes. The collection is approximately 1500 pages long. This collection is a compilation of letters that Arrington wrote to his children once they were all out of the house. His secretary, Chris Croft, typed and xeroxed a large portion of the letters. However, later most of the letters were typed out by Arrington. The letters also contain a few diary excerpts and newspaper clippings that Arrington sent to his children. The letters...
Dates: 1972-1999

Chester Alan Arthur pardon

 File — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2036
Scope and Contents

Handwritten pardon issued by the office of the president of the United States, Chester A. Arthur (1829-1886) and signed by him. The item pardons John J. Kelly of Utah for crimes of "bigamy or polygamy and unlawful cohabitation."

Dates: 1884

Articles on the feminist movement

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7489
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of original, photocopied, and printed articles concerning the feminist movement of the 1970s and 1980s. Many of the articles deal with the interaction between Mormons and the feminist movement, including the reactions of Church members to the Equal Rights Amendment. This collection dates from 1971 to 1982.

Dates: 1971-1982

As a bee gathereth honey

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1019
Abstract

My first day of visiting teaching in Quito, Ecuador.

Dates: 1978

Lorraine Morton Ashton collection on Ermel J. Morton

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6273
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of papers relating to the dictionary Ermel J. Morton, a Mormon missionary who went to Tonga, created from English to Tongan and Tongan to English, his accounts of his mission and translating the Book of Mormon, a history of his wife, a catalog of his materials from home, a typed copy of the talks at his funeral and a Tongan grammar book. There is also a book written about the time the family spent in Tonga.

Dates: 1956-2011

Assembly Committee records

 File — Volume: 1
Identifier: UA 16
Scope and Contents

Contains information concering attendance and agendas for devotional and forum assemblies, 1952-1953.

Dates: 1952-1953

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 2202
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 1953
Missions and Missionaries 854
Letters 704
Diaries 622
Church Government 491
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Religion 394
Autobiographies 218
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Photographs 198
Social Life and Customs 194
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Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 119
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 116
Pioneers 113
Mormon Church -- Presidents 108
Correspondence 105
Mormons -- Correspondence 98
Education 90
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Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 81
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Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 71
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Certificates 63
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Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 63
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Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 56
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Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 49
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 48
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Provo (Utah) -- History 44
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Mormon Church -- Presidents -- History 38
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Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 34
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Youth Auxiliaries 24
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 23
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Civil Procedure and Courts 23
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States 22
Mormon women -- Biography 22
Mormon women -- Utah -- History 22
Church officers -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Photographs 21
Mormon Church -- History 21
Mormon Church -- Presidents -- Correspondence 21
Polygamy -- Utah -- History 21
Audiocassettes 20
Mormon Church -- History -- 19th century 20
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Mormons -- Arizona -- History 20
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 704
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 166
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 116
Brigham Young University 91
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 36
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Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 31
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 29
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 28
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 17
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
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 12
Maeser, Karl G. 12
Rigdon, Sidney, 1793-1876 12
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 12
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. British Mission 11
Cowdery, Oliver 11
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 11
Smith, George Albert, 1870-1951 11
Smith, Joseph Fielding, 1876-1972 11
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 10
Salt Lake Temple 10
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 9
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 9
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 9
Smith family 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, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 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
Cowley, Matthew, 1897-1953 6
Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938 6
Lee, Harold B., 1899-1973 6
Logan Temple (Utah) 6
McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 6
Mutual Improvement Associations 6
Penrose, Charles W. (Charles William), 1832-1925 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
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
Callis, Charles A. 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
Clayton, William, 1814-1879 4
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