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Elda Lyman Adams history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1966
Scope and Contents Typewritten histories. Adams provides information concerning her relatives and Glen Baker. She describes and documents his youth, his educational background, and his missionary experiences in Germany.
Dates: 1975

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

Autobiography of Elder James Ferguson Bell, including a history of the Malta Mission

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7528
Scope and Contents Typescript copy of the original autobiography by Bell, describing his life between April 1827 to March 1855. The document also contains information about the work of Bell during his presidency in the Malta Mission from 1853 to 1855. Original document was written in Pitman shorthand. The transcription is dated November 1998.
Dates: 1853

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

Biographies of Beesley family

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 853
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a letter to LeGrand Baker, an archivist at BYU, briefly discussing the ancestors of Mrs. Fifield, biographies of Frederick Beesley and his wife Elizabeth Ellen Solomon Beesley, and a short history of the Beesley Music Co.Frederick Beesley was a musician who conducted the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, an accountant, a shoemaker, one of the founders (along with his father) of the Beesley Music Co., and the secretary/treasurer of the Salt Lake Philharmonic...
Dates: 1975

Brief history of Brigham Morris Young

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1999
Scope and Contents Typewritten biography of Brigham Morris Young. B. M. Young was a businessman who served two missions to Hawaii (1873-1875 and 1883) and helped organize the Young Men's Mutual Improvement Associations in numerous places for the Mormon Church. He married Armeda Snow who was the daughter of the fifth president of the Mormon Church, Lorenzo Snow (1814-1901).
Dates: approximately 1970s

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

Jared Carter journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 547
Scope and Contents Typescript. The journal describes his spiritual and missionary experiences, healing of the sick and his reaction to Alexander Campbell's anti-Mormon literture.
Dates: 1831-1833

Jonathan Crosby autobiography and diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2284
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a handwritten autobiography and diary. Also included is a typescript of these items. Crosby joined the Mormon Church and followed that faith to Kirtland, Ohio and later to Nauvoo, Illinois. Crosby migrated to Utah in 1848. He served on missions for the Mormon Church in Canada, 1842-3, and in the South Pacific, 1850-2, where he spent most of his time in Tahiti. The diary covers the years 1850 to 1852.
Dates: 1850-1852

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Adams, Elda Lyman 1
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
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Bean, Alvin Pliny, 1918- 1
Beasley family 1
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Beesley, Elizabeth Ellen Solomon, 1864-1957 1
Beesley, Frederick, 1864-1940 1
Bell, James Ferguson, 1827-1855 1
Benson, Ezra Taft 1
Bern Switzerland Temple (Zollikofen, Switzerland) 1
Boy Scouts of America 1
Brewerton, Dorothy, 1934- 1
Butt, Laura E. (Laura Ellen), 1865-1899 1
Butt, William F. (William Francis), 1857-1940 1
Campbell, Alexander, 1788-1866 1
Carter, Jared 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. British Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Eastern States 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
Crosby, Jonathan 1
Dalley, Julius S. (Julius Sylvester), 1877-1953 1
Dalley, Julius W. 1
Fetzer, John K., 1915- 1
Fetzer, Naomi Elizabeth, 1917-2001 1
Fifield, Ruth Beesley 1
Frandsen, Evelyn Mackay 1
Glick, Armand L. 1
Gorwill, Carolyn 1
Grace, Isaac Henry 1
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 1
Hinton, Harvard R. 1
Hinton, Rose M. (Rose Marie), 1928- 1
Hintz family 1
Hintze, F. F. (Ferdinand Friis), 1854- 1
Jones, Garth N. 1
King, Thomas O. (Thomas Owen), 1840-1921 1
Lee, Harold B., 1899-1973 1
Lee, S. Norman (Severin Norman), 1875-1963 1
Lisonbee, James Thompson 1
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 1
Moore, Samuel Drollinger, 1855-1945 1
Mormon Tabernacle Choir 1
Murphy, Castle Hadlock, 1886- 1
Murphy, Jessie E. 1
Olsen, Abinadi 1
Ostler, Steven 1
Pack family 1
Pack, Ward E. (Ward Eaton), 1834-1907 1
Pratt, Louisa Barnes, 1802-1880 1
Reed, Leonard, 1947- 1
Rencher, Nettie Hunt, 1872-1966 1
Rutishauser, Jeanne (Jeanne Francoise Antonorsi), 1928- 1
Salt Lake Philharmonic Orchestra 1
Shoenfeld family 1
Shoenfeld, Edward, 1832-1914 1
Skelton, Robert Hodgson, 1824-1895 1
Smith family 1
Smith, Charles, 1819-1905 1
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 1
Springle family 1
Stevenson, A. Walter (Alfred Walter), 1900-1974 1
Swenson, John Lewis, 1891-1979 1
Tate, John W. 1
Tietjen, Genevieve, 1891-1984 1
Tietjen, H. R. (Henry Roland), 1891-1976 1
Tonks family 1
Tonks, George M. (George Moroni), 1856-1932 1
Tonks, Warren, 1897-1975 1
Topliff, Vicki Bean 1
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 1
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Woolf, Homer, 1855-1933 1
Woolf, Loila, 1863-1935 1
Young family 1
Young, Brigham Morris, 1854-1931 1
Young, Gaylen S. 1
Young, P. H. (Phineas Howe), 1799-1879 1
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