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Rhoda J. Allred and Sharon Allred Jessup collection on Rulon C. Allred

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8750
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials pertaining to the life of Rulon C. Allred. Included are typed and handwritten journal entries and letters, handwritten financial records, and his handwritten autobiography. A typed scrapbook made by his daughter Rhoda as well as Allred family recordings, family histories, and an interview with John Stewart on compact discs are also included. His religious materials include a book with records of work Allred did for the dead in Mesa, Arizona, and diary entries...
Dates: approximately 1930-2005; Majority of material found within 1958-1978

Mary Andrus papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1462
Scope and Contents

Collection contains an autobiography, certificates, family history, legal documents, letters, photographs, talks and tributes. Also includes material relating to the Latter-day Saint Church Spanish Fork, Utah 1st Ward Young Ladies Mutual Improvement Association, 5th Ward Relief Society, Spanish Fork Public Library, the Icelandic Association, and Alma Archibald Andrus' journal (1909-1968).

Dates: 1902-1975

Autobiography and poems of George Washington Johnson

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 189
Scope and Contents

Collection includes handwritten autobiography, patriarchal blessings, poems, and letters created by Johnson. Also included is a transcription of those materials by his great-great granddaughter. Materials date 1893 and 2000.

Dates: 1893-2000

John Ball papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1741
Scope and Contents Handwritten correspondence, diaries, ledgers, newspaper and magazine articles, accounts of travels, legal documents, and miscellaneous items. The correspondence deals largely with Ball's explorations and with family matters. The materials document Ball's explorations in the American Northwest with Nathaniel Jarvis Wyeth in 1832, his visit to Hawaii in 1833, and his explorations in Michigan. The collection also relates to Ball's activities as a lawyer and as a politician in Michigan. Ball...
Dates: 1819-1932

Willard Washington Beans papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2271
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a typewritten autobiography, a newspaper clipping, a Mormon Church blessing, and an essay. Also included are photocopies of handwritten letters received by Bean. These items include letters received from Mormon Church leaders Heber J. Grant and J. Golden Kimball. Bean was a missionary to the Southern States and lived in Palmyra, New York from 1915 to 1939.

Dates: 1893-1978

Research materials on George Beard

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1451
Scope and Contents Manuscripts and photocopies collected by Davies while researching and writing a biography entitled, "George Beard, Mormon Pioneer Artist with a Camera," privately published, ca. 1974. Collection includes Beard's memoirs and correspondence, news clippings and biographies about him, a transcript of his funeral service, Beard family histories, photographs, and a short color film made by KSL-TV regarding Beard's life. Papers include materials authored by Lovenia Bullock Beard, Edna Beard Taylor,...
Dates: 1916-1974

Ebenezer Beesley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1745
Scope and Contents Mormon hymn books, musical scores, newspaper clippings, a short autobiography, a biography, and letters. Also included is a photostat copy of a handwritten list of passangers on the William Tapscott in 1859. The Mormons on the ship later formed the George Rowley handcart company which emigrated to Utah in 1859. Also included is a typescript of a diary by an unnamed person describing the journey to Utah with the Rowley company. This is transcription from the Journal History of the Church...
Dates: 1863-1950

William E. Berrett papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1955
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, speeches, a biography, and an autobiography. The materials relate to Berrett's work with the Utah Committee on Children and Youth, his research on The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' relationships with African-Americans, and various documents pertaining to his career as a professor at Brigham Young University, his time in Fairbanks, Alaska. Also included is Berett's autobiography and a biography of B. H. Roberts, the Mormon historian. Materials dated...
Dates: 1836-1993

Biography of Jean Elizabeth Fossum May

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2083
Scope and Contents Compiled by James A. May about his mother, Jean Fossum May, drawing heavily on her letters, journals, and notes. Gives detailed information about her life in Baker, Oregon, 1906-1959; service as a missionary in the California Mission of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1927-1928; marriage to Andrew May, 1930; family life (as a widow after 1933); service as head resident of Stover Hall (men's housing) on the campus of Brigham Young University, 1959-1969; and efforts to...
Dates: 1990-1998

Sheldon Riser Brewster papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1980
Scope and Contents

Autobiographies, official correspondence, newspaper clippings, certificates, and miscellaneous items. These materials document the life and civic and church careers of Brewster. They include letters from prominent Utah politicians and newsletters Brewster sent to members of his ward who were in the U.S. military forces during World War II.

Dates: 1919-1975

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Certificates 6
Church Government 6
Mormons -- Utah -- History 6
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World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Personal narratives 4
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Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 2
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 2
Young, Mahonri Mackintosh, 1877-1957 2
Allred, Rhoda J., 1943- 1
Allred, Rulon C. (Rulon Clark) 1
American Mothers, Inc. 1
Andrus, Alma A. (Alma Archibald), 1884-1973 1
Andrus, Mary, 1890-1975 1
Apostolic United Brethren 1
Ball, John, 1794-1884 1
Barrus, Mary Elizabeth Clark, 1873-1961 1
Barrus, Orlando Clark, 1902-1922 1
Barrus, Orrin Orlando, 1870-1958 1
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 1
Beard, George, 1854-1944 1
Beard, Sarah Lovenia Bullock, 1859-1932 1
Beesley, Ebenezer, 1840-1906 1
Brewster, Sheldon Riser, 1901- 1
Brigham Young Academy 1
Brigham Young University. Physical Plant Department 1
Broderick, Carlfred Bartholomew 1
Brooklyn (Ship : 1834-1856) 1
Brown, John, 1820-1896 1
Burgener, Clair W. 1
Butler, Susan Elizabeth Redd, 1880-1977 1
Butler, William, 1825-1905 1
Cannon, Donald Q., 1936- 1
Carpenter family 1
Carpenter, Edward Pulliam 1
Carroll, James Franklin 1
Cheesman, Millie Foster 1
Cheesman, Paul R. 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Library 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 1
Clark, Bruce Budge, 1918- 1
Clark, Lucy A. Rice 1
Collier, DeFonda, 1904-2002 1
Collier, Joab 1
Collier, Theodocia Keeler 1
Coray family 1
Coray, Howard, 1817-1908 1
Coray, Howard, 1842-1928 1
Coray, Martha, 1821 or 1822-1881 1
Cutler, Thomas R. 1
Davies, J. Kenneth, 1925- 1
DeRyke, Florence Y. 1
DeRyke, Harry M. 1
Dean, Harry A. (Harry Arnold), 1892-1987 1
Dean, Joseph H. (Joseph Henry), 1855-1947 1
Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company 1
Deseret News (Firm) 1
Duarte, José Napoleón 1
Dunn, Simeon Adams 1
Dusenberry, Warren N. (Warren Newton), 1836-1915 1
Dyer, Edna Helen Coray, 1875-1960 1
East, Franklin T., 1916- 1
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 1
Elggren, Albert L. (Albert Lewis), 1902-1984 1
Erekson, Arthur B. (Arthur Beau), 1906- 1
Evans, Alice Hazel Stalling, 1885-1992 1
Evans, Robert James, 1881-1967 1
Evans, Robert John, 1909-1997 1
Evans, Robert Pugmire, 1946- 1
Family Foundation of America 1
Flygare family 1
Flygare, Nils C. (Nils Christian), 1841-1908 1
Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge 1
Gividen, Harold V., 1924- 1
Green, Luman Peter, 1887-1980 1
Green, Veda J. (Veda Jane), 1888-1981 1
Greenwood, William, 1822-1891 1
Hall, Barbara Lucille, 1930- 1
Hanna family 1
Hansen, Alan R. 1
Harlow, LeRoy F. 1
Haynes, Myrtle Isabella Rathjen, 1923- 1
Haynie, Elwood Mortensen, 1917-1983 1
Higgins family 1
Hinton, Harvard R. 1
Hinton, Rose M. (Rose Marie), 1928- 1
Hullinger, Harvey Coe, 1824-1926 1
Hunt (Family : Hunt, Austin George, 1907-2006) 1
Hunt, Andrew, 1947- 1
Hunt, Austin George, 1907-2006 1
Hunt, Charlene, 1954- 1
Hunt, Mildred Tobler, 1916-2016 1
Hyatt, Ora Mae Sorensen 1
Icelandic Association of Utah 1
Isaacson, Mary, 1845- 1
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 1
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 1
Jessop, Sharon Allred, 1942- 1
Johnson, Aaron 1
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