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George Crane autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 450
Scope and Contents

Handwritten autobiography composed near the year 1912. Crane was converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints after he heard Orson Pratt (1811-1881), apostle for that religion, speak in England in 1864. He later served as president of the Wandsworth Branch of the Church. He migrated to Utah. Crane also writes about his courtship and marriage and about his mission to England from 1878 to 1880.

Dates: 1912

George Crane Missionary Journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3182
Scope and Contents

The journal describes George Crane's activities as a missionary between 1879 and 1880. It also includes a list of livestock he owned in 1890 and a brief biographical sketch of President John Taylor.

Dates: 1879-1880

Walter W. Crane diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 144
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary covering the time when Crane was in Great Britain as a missionary. Crane writes about his daily activities and relates many of the dreams he had.

Dates: 1892-1893

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

Frederick Crook journals

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7589
Scope and Contents

Contains six photocopied journals written by Frederick Crook. Five of the journals were written during the time that he served as a Mormon missionary in the Northern States mission, and the sixth was written the year immediately following his return. The journals contain information about day to day life, both as a missionary and as a husband, father, and farmer.

Dates: 1900-1905

Caroline Barnes Crosby autobiography and diary

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2343
Scope and Contents These materials were photocopied from microfilm copies of handwritten items. Caroline Crosby wrote about her early life in Massachusetts and Canada. She married Jonathan Crosby in 1834. She was baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in 1835. She lived in Kirtland, Ohio, and later moved to Indiana. Caroline came to Nauvoo, Illinois, in 1843. She later migrated to Utah in 1848. Caroline and her husband were called to the Society Islands as missionaries in 1850 and...
Dates: 1848-1883

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

S. Q. Crosby letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1172
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated August 14, 1896, and addressed to William W. Child, Mormon bishop in Hooper, Utah. Crosby writes about the financial difficulties under which missionaries for the Mormon Church labor in England and requests aid from the members in Utah.

Dates: 1896 August 14

B. F. Cummings journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 91
Scope and Contents

Holograph journal, written to replace a previously lost volume, in which Cummings describes his assistance of Latter-day Saint Church members in New England in preparing to move west to Utah, and his work as president of the New England Mission. Also contains a handwritten note by Benjamin Franklin Cummings III concerning other volumes of the journal.

Dates: 1876

Benjamin Franklin Cummings diaries and an autobiography

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 164
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries including an autobiography. Cummings' autobiography covers his early life when he lived in Ohio and Navuoo, Illinois, served on a mission to Maine, and left Illinois for Utah. Cummings' diaries tell about his mission to the Indians in Idaho in the "Salmon River Mission," his service during the "Utah Expedition" of 1857-1858, his various encounters with Indians, his mission to Iowa in 1878 and 1879, and his life in Ogden and Salt Lake City, Utah. Also included is a...
Dates: 1854-1879

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Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 30
Pioneers 29
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- England -- Diaries 28
Latter Day Saints -- England -- History 28
Certificates 25
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- History 25
Latter Day Saint pioneers -- History 24
Family histories 23
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Patriarchal blessings (Latter Day Saint churches) -- History 22
Typescripts 22
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- England 21
Latter Day Saints -- Great Britain -- History 21
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States 21
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- England -- History 20
Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- England 19
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Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Great Britain 19
Histories (Literary works) 18
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Southern States -- Diaries 17
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Southern States 17
Notes 16
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 16
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Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Germany 15
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 15
Politics, Government, and Law 15
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Mormons -- Southern States -- History 14
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 14
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Latter Day Saints -- Hawaii -- History 13
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Latter Day Saint pioneers 11
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Provo (Utah) -- History 11
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Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- East (U.S.) 10
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Great Britain -- History 10
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 370
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 26
Brigham Young University 23
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Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 10
Tanner, George S. 10
Brigham Young Academy 9
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 8
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 7
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 6
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 6
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 6
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northwestern States Mission 5
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 5
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 5
Callis, Charles A. (1865-1947) 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Eastern States Mission 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 4
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 4
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 4
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 4
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 4
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 4
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 3
Boy Scouts of America 3
Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 3
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). Department of Seminaries and Institutes of Religion 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Central States Mission 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sandwich Islands Mission 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Swiss and German Mission 3
Dyk, Sybren Van, 1827-1899 3
Haight, Joseph Y. (Joseph Young), 1865-1946 3
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 3
Kempe, Christopher Jensen, 1837-1901 3
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 3
Maeser, Karl G. 3
Murphy, Castle Hadlock, 1886-1985 3
Ottley, Sidney James, 1890-1982 3
Penrose, Charles W. (Charles William), 1832-1925 3
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 3
Smith, Joseph, III, 1832-1914 3
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 3
Turley, Theodore, 1801-1871 3
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 3
Benson, Alvin, 1859-1942 2
Benson, Richard, 1816-1895 2
Bern Switzerland Temple (Zollikofen, Switzerland) 2
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 2
Black, Edward L. (Edward Lenox), 1868- 2
Booth, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilford), 1866-1928 2
Boyle, Henry Green, 1824-1902 2
Brady, Alberta Sanderson, 1865-1936 2
Brady, Jordan Hendrickson, 1863-1952 2
Brown, Hugh B., 1883-1975 2
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 2
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 2
Carter, Jared 2
Carter, Wesley C. (Wesley Carol), 1917-1995 2
Christiansen, Gerald N. (Gerald Neils), 1897-1967 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. German-Austrian Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Hawaii Honolulu Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Hawaii Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern Far East Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southwestern States Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association 2
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 2
Clayton, William, 1814-1879 2
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 2
Colton, Hugh W. (Hugh Wilkens), 1901-1990 2
Cowley, Elva Taylor, 1898-1987 2
Cowley, Matthew, 1897-1953 2
Crane, George, 1832-1919 2
Crosby, Jonathan 2
DeWitt, Ruth Leila Kempe, 1880-1943 2
Durham, Thomas, 1828-1909 2
Eddington, Henry Charles 2
Flake, John T., 1882-1973 2
Foster, Craig L. 2
Green, Ephraim, 1807-1874 2
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 2
Hatch, Abram, 1830-1911 2
Hintze, F. F. (Ferdinand Friis), 1854- 2
Holt, James, 1804-1894 2
Huntington, Oliver Boardman, 1823-1907 2
Hutchings, Ralph Bay, 1917- 2
Ivie, Lloyd Oscar, 1890-1967 2
Johnson, James, 1859-1940 2
Joint Oral History Project (Brigham Young University) 2
Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938 2
Kimball, Spencer W., 1895-1985 2
King, David S. (David Sjodahl), 1917-2009 2
King, William Henry, 1863-1949 2
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 2
Kunz, John, 1844-1918 2
Lee, Harold B., 1899-1973 2
Lee, S. Norman (Severin Norman), 1875-1963 2
Liechty, Abraham Brigham, 1870-1963 2
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