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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

Jacob Kemp Butterfield correspondence

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2841
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten and typed copies of correspondence. Butterfield writes to his mother and other family members. Butterfield writes about his missionary work for the Mormon Church in Missouri; his association and employment with Joseph Smith, the first president of the Mormon Church; and his life in Missouri, Illinois, and Missouri. He also writes about his service with the Mormon Battalion. Also included is a biography of Abel Butterfield.
Dates: 1837-1886

Benjamin C. Critchlow correspondence

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3267
Scope and Contents The collection includes three letters written by Benjamin C. Critchlow between 1872 and 1887. The first is to his parents and dates from his mission; the second two were written to his wife Martha while he was hiding for polygamy.
Dates: 1872-1887

Israel Franklin Evans papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1762
Scope and Contents Certificates, handwritten and typewritten correspondence, speeches, reports, newspaper clippings, receipts, a short biography, magazines, legal papers, a guest book, and a diary. The guest book and diary are found in the same volume. Some of the materials relate to Evans' service as president of the Eastern States Mission for the Mormon Church. The materials deal with his service to the Mormon Church, his law career, and his interest in education in Utah. Many of the items relate to contact...
Dates: 1918-1956

Joseph Fielding correspondence

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 670
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten letters. Most of the items were written while Fielding was serving as a missionary in England. The letters are to and from family members. Fielding writes about missionary activities and receives information on the Mormons in Missouri and Nauvoo, Illinois.
Dates: 1837-1842

Heber J. Grant letter to Miriam Taylor

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 589
Scope and Contents Typewritten and signed letter dated September 24, 1920 and addressed to Miss Miriam Taylor of Provo, Utah. The letter informs Miss Taylor that she has been "selected as a missionary to labor in New Zealand" for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She is expected to leave in November of 1920.
Dates: 1920 September 24

Ira Hatch letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 788
Scope and Contents Typescript of a letter dated March 15, 1886 composed in Ramah Valencia County, New Mexico, and addressed to John Taylor, president of the Mormon Church. Hatch writes about the progress of missionary work among the Indians.
Dates: 1886 March 15

William H. Homer research papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 825
Scope and Contents Collection includes handwritten and typewritten research notes, articles, genealogies, diaries, and biographies. Also included is Homer family correspondence. The family members lived in Utah, Wyoming, and Montana. The notes relate to Homer's research on Martin Harris (1783-1875). Also included is a diary Homer's father, William Harrison Homer, Sr., kept while he was on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England from 1867 to 1868.
Dates: 1867-1965

Isgreen family correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 612
Scope and Contents Holographs, two printed items and one typescript. The collection includes 28 letters written by or to members of the Isgreen family, 15 of which are written by or to Emil Isgreen. The correspondence is generally family news with a few business letters, two missionary letters from Wales and a description of Mattie Isgreen's travel in Hawaii. Also included are an invitation to a ball, 1896, the Democratic ticket for Provo, Utah, ca. 1900, and a thought on prayer.
Dates: 1894-1907

Katherine Nagasawa Ishimoto letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6952
Scope and Contents Materials include a twenty-four page letter written by Katherine Nagasawa Ishimoto to a "Dearest Cassie." Ishimoto discusses her conversion to and membership in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, along with detailing her Church community. She tells about her family, the family business, her goals in religious worship and education, and current events, including her life in Hawaii as a Japanese citizen during World War II. Dated November 1945.
Dates: 1945 November

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 9
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
Barrus, Emery F., 1865-1937 1
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Barrus, Ruth Hammond, 1912-1980 1
Butterfield, Abel 1
Butterfield, Jacob Kemp, 1813-1889 1
Critchlow, Benjamin C. (Benjamin Chamberlin), 1835-1924 1
Evans, Israel Franklin 1
Evans, Priscilla Livingston 1
Fielding, Joseph 1
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 1
Hatch, Ira 1
Homer, William H. (William Harrison), 1875-1964 1
Homer, William H. (William Harrison),1845-1934 1
Isgreen family 1
Ishimoto, Katherine Nagasawa, 1925- 1
Johnson, John Peter 1
Kane, Thomas L. (Thomas Leiper), 1822-1883 1
Little, J. C. (Jesse Carter), 1815-1893 1
Martin, Moses, 1812-1900 1
Nystrom, Theodore, 1870-1949 1
Ottley, Sidney James, 1890-1982 1
Peirce, James Madison 1
Pilkington, William 1
Poulter, Vern C. 1
Pratt family 1
Pratt, Louisa P. 1
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 1
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 1
Robinson, Phileon B. (Phileon Benjamin), 1923-2003 1
Sadler, Arthur William, 1891-1978 1
Siler, Andrew S. 1
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 1
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 1
Smoot, Isaac A. 1
Stewart, Levi, 1812-1878 1
Stimpson, Joseph H. (Joseph Henry), 1885-1964 1
Stimpson, William, 1821-1907 1
Storey, Mary A. (Mary Ann), 1868-1921 1
Story family 1
Tanner, Arthur L. 1
Tanner, George S. 1
Tanner, May McLoughlin 1
Taylor, Alma O. 1
Taylor, Miriam 1
Thomas, Kate, 1873-1950 1
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 1
Urie, John, 1835-1921 1
Van Cott, Annie A. (Annie Anderson), 1882-1970 1
Van Cott, John, 1814-1883 1
Wareham, James, 1813-1898 1
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 1
Williams, Nicole, 1987- 1
Young, John R., 1837-1931 1
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