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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

Willard Washington Bean autobiography,|f1880-1978.

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1529
Scope and Contents Softbound photocopy of a typewritten autobiography which includes a newsclipping from "The Church News." Willard W. Bean served the Mormon Church for 29 years and acquired many properties for the Mormon Church in New York State, including the Hill Cumorah.
Dates: 1880-1978

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

Edward L. Black journals

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1603
Scope and Contents Eight original handwritten and bound journals and typescripts of the same. The items describe the experiences of Edward L. Black while serving as a missionary in the Southern States Mission of the Mormon Church.
Dates: 1896-1898

Henry Green Boyle diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 156
Scope and Contents Contains a handwritten autobiography and diaries related to Boyle's life and experience as a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The autobiography was written beginning in 1844 and, in the same volume, he starts a diary in 1846. Boyle kept 14 additional volumes of diaries, dating from 1855 to 1889. Most of the content relates to Boyle's missionary experiences in California and to Southern States Mission, including while he was mission president from 1875 to 1878. Also...
Dates: 1844-1912

Charles A. Callis letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6087
Abstract Includes 46 letters from Charles A. Callis, President of the Southern States Mission of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, to Leonard A. Fillerup, leader of the Kentucky Conference of the same mission, as well as various other letters and materials relating to the Southern States Mission during the years 1924-1926. The materials include instruction, testimony, and mission progress and statistics.
Dates: 1924-1926

Charles A. Callis papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 22
Scope and Contents Diaries (1893, 1940, 1943, and 1945), correspondence (1892-1947), reports of the Southern States Mission (1908-1934), sermons, articles, personal certificates, speeches, patriarchal blessings, and miscellaneous items. These materials deal with a wide range of Mormon theological and administrative issues. They also deal with personal and family matters.
Dates: 1892-1947

Calvin Harris Chandler missionary journals

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 3314
Scope and Contents Collection consists of four missionary journals and two missionary report books, kept while Calvin was serving in the Southwestern States Mission from May 1899 to July 1901. Also includes one transcript of the journals by Alan C. Chandler, and two digital reproductions of photographs. The photographs are of the Southwestern States Missionaries, ca. 1900, and of Elder Chandler with an unidentified couple somewhere in Texas.
Dates: 1899-1901

George H. Carver diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 524
Scope and Contents Photocopy of handwritten diaries. The collection consists of two diaries. The first was kept from 1879 to 1880 while Carver was serving in the Southern States. The second was kept from 1898 to 1899 while Carter was working in the Northwestern States. Also included is an account of Carter's interview with a female servant of the infamous John D. Lee, who was associated with the Mountain Meadows Massacre of 1857.
Dates: 1879-1899

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Names
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 21
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 11
Callis, Charles A. 3
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 3
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 2
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Barrus, Emery F., 1865-1937 1
Barrus, Mary Elizabeth Clark, 1873-1961 1
Barrus, Orlando Clark, 1902-1922 1
Barrus, Orrin Orlando, 1870-1958 1
Barrus, Ruth Hammond, 1912-1980 1
Bartholomew, Clara Minerva Tuttle, 1865-1956 1
Bartholomew, Henry, 1852-1928 1
Bean, Alvin Pliny, 1918- 1
Beck, Jeannine Madsen, 1940- 1
Berry, William S. (William Shanks), 1838-1884 1
Black, Edward L. (Edward Lenox), 1868- 1
Boyle, Henry Green, 1824-1902 1
Brigham Young Academy. South American Expedition (1900-1901) 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Mathematics 1
Burk, William I. 1
Carver, George H. 1
Chandler, Calvin Harris, 1877-1940 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northwestern States Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Spanish-American Mission 1
Clark, Lucy A. Rice 1
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 1
Duffin, James G. (James Glendhill) 1
Elton, David Horton, 1877-1963 1
Engstrom, Darwin, 1908-1990 1
Facer (Family : Facer, Joseph, 1871-1961) 1
Facer family 1
Fairbanks, John B. (John Boylston), 1855-1940 1
Felt, Nathaniel Henry, Jr., 1861-1938 1
Fillerup, Leonard A. 1
Fuller, Asahel Luther, 1852-1923 1
Gibbs, John Henry, 1853-1884 1
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 1
Griffin, Frank S. (Frank Stephen), 1894-1998 1
Harper, John Claiborne 1
Hatch, Reuben, 1859-1945 1
Holt, John Childs 1
Hubbard, James Willard, 1861- 1
Jones, Garth N. 1
Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938 1
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 1
Lisonbee, James Thompson 1
Maxham family 1
Maxham, Heber Kimball, 1848-1927 1
Miles, George Edmond, 1866-1970 1
Moore, Samuel Drollinger, 1855-1945 1
Morgan, Frederick Willard 1
Nebeker, Wiley, 1871-1930 1
Nixon, Robert Ray, 1883-1972 1
Olsen, Merle Barrus, 1913-2007 1
Olsen, Orrin James, 1953- 1
Palmer, LeRoy Arthur, 1911-2003 1
Perkins, John Francis 1
Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933 1
Roberts, Hugh 1
Robinson, Donald Wilford 1
Robison, Willis Eugene, -1937 1
Shupe, David Crockett, 1877-1940 1
Smith, Andrew F. 1
Smoot, Abraham Owen, III, 1879-1937 1
Snow, Edward H. (Edward Hunter), 1865-1932 1
Spencer, George Q. 1
Steed, Thomas Joseph, 1900-1989 1
Stevens family 1
Stevens, Edward F. (Edward Franklin), 1874-1944 1
Stevenson, Edward, 1820-1897 1
Swensen, Lewis, 1864-1935 1
Taylor, John Whittaker, 1858-1916 1
Thomas, Elijah, Jr., 1876-1967 1
Thomas, Mary Ann Petersen, 1881-1962 1
Tonks family 1
Tonks, George M. (George Moroni), 1856-1932 1
Tonks, Warren, 1897-1975 1
Topliff, Vicki Bean 1
Turley, Fred, 1895-1981 1
Tuttle family 1
Tuttle, Newton, 1825-1905 1
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 1
Ward, John M. (John Mahonri), 1878-1936 1
Webster family 1
Webster, George Thomas, 1870-1950 1
White, Charles H., 1878- 1
Wolfley, Ether 1
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