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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

Ralph M. Aldous letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1695
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letters. Aldous writes to Phyllis whom he often refers to as "sweetheart" and "my dear." Aldous talks about his missionary experiences, complains that his parents never write, and asks about what is happening at home.
Dates: 1914-1917

Milo Andrus journals

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1499
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten journals and genealogy of Milo Andrus who was a missionary for the mormon Church in the 19th century. A photocopy of a typed transcript of a letter addressed to Brigham Young by Andrus (1854) in which he gives an account of the Mormons in St. Louis, Missouri. Also included is a photocopy of a biography of Milo Andrus by Gary L. Pickell (1979). Andrus' diaries tell of experiences while a missionary in England during 1849, of crossing the plains from Nebraska...
Dates: 1840-1861

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 Expedition...
Dates: 1883-1919

Urvin Gee autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 938
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten autobiograpy. Gee writes about growing up in Moroni, Utah; attending the University of Utah; teaching school in Moroni from 1901 to 1938; serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Britain; performing temple work for the Church in Arizona in 1946 and 1947; and complains of poor eyesight late in his life.
Dates: 1969

Nathan Bennett Baldwin journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1703
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a handwritten diary. Baldwin describes his temporal and spiritual experiences as a missionary.
Dates: 1868-1877

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

Emery F. Barrus letters and diary

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 947
Scope and Contents Nine handwritten letters and 6 pages of Elder Emery F. Barrus' journal kept while he served as a missionary for the Mormon Church in the Southern States Mission in 1899. Letters and journal describe both Barrus' travels and attempts to preach the restored gospel, primarily to people of Tennessee and Missouri. Both letters and journal pages are photocopied for patron use. Also included are the funerary program and a newspaper obituary of Ruth Hammond Barrus.
Dates: 1889-1980

Alvin Pliny Bean essays

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2272
Scope and Contents Typewritten talk, a biography of Bean's father, Willard Washington Bean, and a biography of Alvin Pliny Bean by Vicki Zimmerman. The biography of Willard Bean relates his missionary experiences for the Mormon Church in the Southern States, 1882-1884. The other items emphasize Alvin Bean's experiences in Palmyra.
Dates: approximately 1978

George Washington Bean diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1038
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries, two autobiographies, account books, patriarchal blessings, biographies of family members, and Bean family history and genealogy. Bean writes about his early life and migration to Utah; his work as an Indian interpreter from 1852 to 1853; his pursuit of the Ute chief, Walker, in 1854; his Indian mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Las Vegas, Nevada from 1855 to 1856; his life in Provo, Utah; his participation in the Black Hawk Indian War; and his...
Dates: 1852-1897

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 58
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 14
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 8
Tanner, George S. 7
Brigham Young University 4
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Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 3
Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 3
Dyk, Sybren Van, 1827-1899 3
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 2
Brigham Young Academy 2
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 2
Brown, Lorenzo, 1823-1902 2
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 2
Clayton, William, 1814-1879 2
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 2
Green, Ephraim, 1807-1874 2
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 2
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 2
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 2
Nielson, Frihoff Godfred, 1851-1935 2
Ottley, Sidney James, 1890-1982 2
Pack, Ward E. (Ward Eaton), 1834-1907 2
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 2
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 2
Shupe, David Crockett, 1877-1940 2
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 2
University of Utah 2
Utah. Militia 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Abbott, John Austin, 1871-1954 1
Aldous, Ralph M. (Ralph Moburn), 1890-1973 1
Anderson, Cordell M. 1
Andrew, Ethel Bean, 1888-1978 1
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 1
Andrus, Paul Charles, 1924- 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Baldwin, Nathan Bennett, 1847-1891 1
Ballard, Melvin Joseph, 1873-1939 1
Ballenger, Jesse O. (Jesse Oglestone), 1824-1881 1
Barrus, Emery F., 1865-1937 1
Barrus, Ruth Hammond, 1912-1980 1
Bean, Alvin Pliny, 1918- 1
Bean, Elizabeth Baum, 1834-1916 1
Bean, Emily Haws, 1836-1908 1
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 1
Bean, Mary Hannah Baker, 1868-1934 1
Bean, Mary Jane Wall, 1841-1891 1
Bean, Victor Emanuel, 1864-1918 1
Bennett, Jesse J., 1869-1949 1
Bennion, Ira, 1864-1929 1
Berrett, John Watts 1
Bigler, Henry William, 1815-1900 1
Bird, Edmund Fuller, 1809-1892 1
Bird, Henry M. 1
Black, Edward L. (Edward Lenox), 1868- 1
Black, George 1
Bowles, William Alvin, 1886-1926 1
Brigham Young University. Indian Education Department 1
Brinton, C. D. 1
Brookbank, Thomas W. 1
Brough, Samuel Richard, 1857-1947 1
Budge, William, 1828-1919 1
Bullock, James, 1830-1911 1
Burgess, Donna Miles, 1883-1959 1
Burgess, Ernest H. (Ernest Hungate), 1884-1931 1
Burton, Arthur Fielding, 1873-1949 1
Burton, William Walton, 1833- 1
Butler, Alma 1
Butler, George H. 1
Butler, Malcolm 1
Butt, Laura E. (Laura Ellen), 1865-1899 1
Butt, William F. (William Francis), 1857-1940 1
Byrd family 1
Callister, Thomas 1
Campbell family 1
Campbell, Joseph 1
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 1
Cannon, Claude Q. 1
Cannon, Eugene M. 1
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
Card, B. Y. (Brigham Young), 1914-2006 1
Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956 1
Carter family 1
Christensen, Christen Frank 1
Christensen, Christen N. 1
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Little Colorado Stake (Ariz.) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Argentina Buenos Aires Missionary Training Center 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Columbia Bogota Missionary Training Center 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Illinois Chicago South Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern Far East Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northwestern States Mission 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. Southern States Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Texas Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association 1
Cluff, William Wallace, 1832-1915 1
Collier, Theodore, 1902-1966 1
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