Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 6 of 6

Geroge Black diaries and letters received

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 147
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries and letters. The diaries were kept from 1891 to 1894 when Black was serving as a missionary for the Mormon Church in Great Britain. The two letters were written to him by a son and a daughter when he was living in Manti, Utah.
Dates: 1891-1932

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

Jobe Hill autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 451
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography. Hill writes about migrating to Utah, about his life in Smithfield and Clarkston, about problems with grasshoppers, and about other difficult situations. He also talks about the death of his mother and his low opinion of his father, who started drinking. He also tells about his mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to England and about his marriage.
Dates: 1904

Philip Margetts papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 406
Scope and Contents Photocopies of diaries, newspaper clippings, play scripts, articles on Utah and LDS Church history, and correspondence. Margetts writes about his trip to Utah in 1850. His diary covers the time he served as a missionary for the LDS Church in Great Britain from 1857 to 1858. Many of the items relate to Margetts' career in the theater, to the Salt Lake Theater, and to drama in Utah. The correspondence includes a letter from the second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...
Dates: 1850-1928

Robert Sherwood journals and papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1655
Scope and Contents Contains journals and account books. Most journal entries were written while Sherwood was a missionary for the Mormon Church in Great Britain. Also included are a copy of "Ready References," "A compolation of Scripture Tests;" letters from Sherwood to family members; some handwritten statements made by Sherwood; legal and religious documents, and papers dealing with the Mormon Church in Salt Lake City and with Sherward Park, a subdivision development in Salt Lake. Also included are...
Dates: 1882-1977

John F. Tolton autobiography, diaries, and histories

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 409
Abstract Includes typewritten copies of an autobiography, diary, and a history of Beaver, Utah.
Dates: 1884-1931

Filtered By

  • Language: English X
  • Subject: Mormon Church X
  • Subject: Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain -- History X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Missions and Missionaries 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 4
Diaries 4
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Great Britain 4
Autobiographies 3