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John Austin Abbott mission diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7963
Scope and Contents

Contains five volumes of photocopied pages from the mission diaries of John Austin Abbott. Abbott served in the New Zealand Mission, and these diaries detail his daily occasions. He talks about his time with the Mormon Church, their lives, the weather, and baptism numbers. Dated 1899-1901.

Dates: 1898-1901

William Frank Atkin papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 341
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, and a biography. The diaries relate to Atkin's missions to New Zealand from 1903 to 1906 and from 1916 to 1918. The correspondence is from family members and friends and largely relates to family matters and to Atkin's missionary activities. The biography is a history of Atkin's father, Thomas Atkin (1833-1919), who was a Mormon pioneer that was active in Tooele County politics. The biography also includes information about the Mormon response to the Utah...
Dates: 1883-1919

Jesse O. Ballenger letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 795
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of typescripts of four letters by Ballenger, three addressed to President Brigham Young and one to Apostle John Taylor outlining conditions in the settlement at Sunset Crossing, Arizona. Content includes relationship with local Native American tribes. Dated 1876-1877.

Dates: 1876-1877

Jesse J. Bennett diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1406
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries. Bennett writes about his leaving Meadow, Utah, to serve on a mission for the Mormon Church in the Samoan Islands. He tells about his journeys and his activities there.

Dates: 1889-1892

Henry William Bigler diary

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3095
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript. The item is "extracts from missionary experiences. Copied from original diary owned by Delbert Bigler, Provo, Utah." The extracts start in 1853 when Bigler was on a mission for the Mormon Church in Hawaii. He writes about a smallpox epidemic and missionary experiences. He returned to Utah in 1855. He married Cynthia Jane Whipple in November of 1855. He went on another mission to Hawaii in 1857 and returned in 1858. He talks about his...
Dates: 1853-1899

William Alvin Bowles papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2956
Abstract

William Alvin Bowles papers includes personal mission diaries, his mission library, including hymn books, a dictionary, and scriptures; mission photographs; and related mission ephemera.

Dates: 1906-1910

Thomas Walter Brookbank reminiscences

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 799
Scope and Contents

Consists of three separate manuscripts: "Religious Experiences of Thomas Walter Brookbank," "Travels and Threads of Experience," and "A Soldier's Recollections." These autobiographies recount the author's early life and conversion to Mormonism, his experiences in the Civil War (1861-1865), life in Utah and the Mormon settlements in eastern Arizona, and missionary activities in New Mexico, Texas, Mexico, and Great Britain.

Dates: 1922

James Stephens Brown diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 807
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of typescript. Author recounts his call to serve as a missionary among the Navajo Indians by Mormon church president Brigham Young (1801-1877); the trip to Arizona; his activities among the Indians; and his return to Utah a year later.

Dates: 1875-1876

Ernest H. Burgess diary

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2333
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary kept by Ernest Burgess and by his wife, Donna Miles Burgess. Ernest writes about his missionary experiences in Germany and about his life in Roosevelt, Utah. Donna Burgess continues the account of life in Roosevelt until 1959. Many of the entries are long and detailed, but there are many lengthy gaps in the record.

Dates: 1905-1959

William F. Butt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1397
Scope and Contents

Diaries, 1887-1895; correspondence, 1883-1897; financial records, Lehi, Utah, Ward record book; patriarchal blessings; mission records; and biographies of family members. Also included are the diaries of Butt's wife, Laura Ellen Bushman Butt, 1896-1897. The materials document William Butt's life in Lehi, Utah, and his service as a missionary for the Mormon Church to the Northern States.

Dates: 1881-1940

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Tanner, George S. 6
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 6
Nielson, Frihoff Godfred, 1851-1935 2
Ottley, Sidney James, 1890-1982 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
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Abbott, John Austin, 1871-1954 1
Anderson, Cordell M. 1
Andrew, Ethel Bean, 1888-1978 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Ballenger, Jesse O. (Jesse Oglestone), 1824-1881 1
Bean, Mary Hannah Baker, 1868-1934 1
Bean, Victor Emanuel, 1864-1918 1
Bennett, Jesse J., 1869-1949 1
Bigler, Henry William, 1815-1900 1
Bowles, William Alvin, 1886-1926 1
Brookbank, Thomas W. 1
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 1
Burgess, Donna Miles, 1883-1959 1
Burgess, Ernest H. (Ernest Hungate), 1884-1931 1
Butt, Laura E. (Laura Ellen), 1865-1899 1
Butt, William F. (William Francis), 1857-1940 1
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 1
Carter family 1
Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Little Colorado Stake (Ariz.) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Samoan Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sandwich Islands Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 1
Crane, George, 1832-1919 1
Erekson, Isabella B. 1
Erickson, Einar, 1847-1931 1
Evans, Israel Franklin 1
Evans, John, 1829- 1
Evans, Priscilla Livingston 1
Fisher, Irvin F. 1
Flake, James Madison, 1859-1946 1
Frandsen, Evelyn Mackay 1
Gerber, John T. (John Theophilus), 1837-1920 1
Giles, John Thomas, 1865-1948 1
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 1
Harris, Dennison Emer, 1854-1912 1
Hinckley, Harold Alonzo, 1894-1991 1
Hintz family 1
Hintze, F. F. (Ferdinand Friis), 1854- 1
Hoffman family 1
Jenkins, David Hyrum 1
Johnson, Alma, 1858-1956 1
Johnson, James, 1859-1940 1
Jones, Albert Stephen, 1871-1962 1
Karren, Thomas, 1810-1876 1
Lake, George 1
Lewis, John A., 1814-1887 1
Lyman, Melvin A. 1
Martin, Moses, 1812-1900 1
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 1
Merkley, Alva Christopher 1
Miller, Richard C., 1854-1940 1
Monson, Casse Lyman 1
Ottley, Ernest Arthur, 1888-1968 1
Pack, John, 1809-1885 1
Pack, Ward E. (Ward Eaton), 1834-1907 1
Perkins family 1
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 1
Reed family 1
Richards family 1
Richards, Silas LeRoy, 1882- 1
School of the Prophets 1
Secrist, Ann Eliza, 1822-1878 1
Secrist, Jacob Foutz, 1818-1855 1
Shepherd, Lorenzo T. (Lorenzo Tracey), 1858-1932 1
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 1
Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 1
Smith, J. Lyman (John Lyman) 1
Smith, John L. (John Lyman), 1828-1898 1
Smith, John, 1781-1854 1
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 1
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 1
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 1
Stanley family 1
Stewart, Levi, 1812-1878 1
Stockman, Herbert G. (Herbert Gustav), 1901-1978 1
Stockman, Margaret Reid, 1900-1979 1
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 1
Taylor, Miriam 1
Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909 1
Toronto, Wallace Felt 1
Updike, Galen, 1948- 1
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 1
Utah. Legislature 1
Van Cott, Annie A. (Annie Anderson), 1882-1970 1
Van Cott, John, 1814-1883 1
Von Buren, Louis 1
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 1
Whitmer, John, 1802-1878 1
Williams, Daniel, 1802-1882 1
Woodger, Mary Jane 1
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 1
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 1
Young, Norma P., 1914- 1
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