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George Washington Bean diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1038
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries, two autobiographies, account books, patriarchal blessings, biographies of family members, and Bean family history and genealogy. Bean writes about his early life and migration to Utah; his work as an Indian interpreter from 1852 to 1853; his pursuit of the Ute chief, Walker, in 1854; his Indian mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Las Vegas, Nevada from 1855 to 1856; his life in Provo, Utah; his participation in the Black Hawk Indian War; and his...
Dates: 1852-1897

Grant Lee Benson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 304
Overview Lesson outlines, notes, scriptural references, grammar and vocabulary words, word lists, publications, patriarchal blessings, and correspondence. Most of the materials relate to the Tahitian language and Benson's attempts to master it and use it in his missionary work.
Dates: 1917-1921

Seth Millington Blair diary and autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1316
Scope and Contents Typescript of an autobiography. Blair writes about his parents, his joining of the Mormon Church, his migration to Utah, his mission to Texas for the Mormon Church, and his life in Salt Lake City, Utah. He includes patriarchal blessings of family members. There are many gaps in the diary.
Dates: 1853-1868

Joab Collier and Theodocia Keeler Collier papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1729
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiographies, diaries, correspondence, patriarchal blessings, and miscellaneous materials. Typescripts and photocopies of many of these items are also found with the collection. Some of the materials have been bound into books. The collection relates primarily to Joab Collier (1855-1918) and Theodocia Keeler Collier (1858-1912). The Colliers were Mormons who lived in Provo, Vernal, and in Salt Lake City, Utah. Joab had many occupations including that of bricklayer. The...
Dates: 1847-1957

John Edwards journal

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8367
Scope and Contents Materials include photocopies and transcriptions of John Edwards' journal written four years before his death. Included is Edwards' life history from 1831 to 1894. The autobiographical journal provides details about his joining the church in Wales, immigrating to the United States with his family in 1849 (as well as the deaths of his family around the same time), and his account of settlement and family life in Salt Lake City, Utah. Among other recollections, he writes about his faith, copies...
Dates: 1894

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

Moses Franklin Farnsworth papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1678
Scope and Contents Correspondence, record books, pension petitions, certificates, pamphlets, articles of incorporation, poems, blessings, poems, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to Farnsworth's activities particulary in the Mormon Church. Included in the collection are letters from the fourth president of the Mormon Church, Willford Woodruff, patriarchal blessings, letters relating to Mormon polygamy, and a book recording the work done in the Manti Temple of the Mormon Church.
Dates: 1870-1900

Charles D. Fletcher papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1948
Scope and Contents Diaries. Also with the collection are letters received by Fletcher from various residents of Provo, Utah, including Samuel S. Jones, mayor of the town. Also included is business account books of Charles D. Miller, materials related to the Perpetual Emigration Fund of the Mormon Church, and some Mormon patriarchal blessings.
Dates: 1855-1911

Aurelia Hurst Gardner papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1886
Scope and Contents Autobiography, patriarchal blessings, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, and notes. The materials relate to Gardner's teaching career in home economics in Utah.
Dates: 1924-1980

Jacob Hamblin diaries and autobiography

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 770
Abstract Diaries and autobiography transcript of Jacob Hamblin, 1819-1886.
Dates: 1819-1886

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Brown, James, 1801-1863 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 1
Cluff, William Wallace, 1832-1915 1
Collier, DeFonda, 1904-2002 1
Collier, Joab 1
Collier, Theodocia Keeler 1
Edwards, John, 1831-1898 1
Evans, Israel Franklin 1
Evans, Priscilla Livingston 1
Farnsworth, Moses Franklin, 1834- 1
Fletcher, Charles D. 1
Gardner, Aurelia Hurst 1
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 1
Haws, Albert Alonzo 1
Homer, Willard George 1
Horne, Richard S., 1844-1925 1
Hunt family 1
Huntington, Oliver Boardman, 1823-1907 1
Johnson, John Peter 1
Johnson, Robert 1
Jones, Samuel Stephen, 1837-1923 1
Joseph Taylor Family Organization 1
Lee, S. Norman (Severin Norman), 1875-1963 1
Liljenquist, Ola Nilsson, 1825-1906 1
Lingren, John 1
Lyman, Eliza Maria Partridge, 1820-1886 1
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 1
McEwan, John, 1824-1878 1
Miller, Charles D. 1
Muir, Leo J. (Leo Joseph), 1880-1967 1
Nielsen family 1
Price family 1
Price, Vera H. 1
Redd family 1
Redd, Lemuel Hardison, 1856-1923 1
Simpler, DeLoy 1
Smith family 1
Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 1
Smith, Jesse Nathaniel, 1834-1906 1
Stenquist, Margrata Fredrica 1
Taylor family 1
Taylor, Brian L. 1
Taylor, Joseph, 1825-1900 1
Tietjen, Genevieve, 1891-1984 1
Tietjen, H. R. (Henry Roland), 1891-1976 1
United States Steel Corporation 1
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 1
Utah Fuel Company 1
Walker family 1
Walker, Eva C. (Eva Lucinda Conrad) 1
Walker, John H. (John Henry), 1889-1957 1
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White, Gladys Brown 1
Whitney, Orson F. (Orson Ferguson), 1855-1931 1
Willardson family 1
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Wilson, Lewis Dunbar, 1805-1856 1
Wilson, Lewis Dunbar, 1840-1922 1
Woodbury, Phoebe K. 1
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 1
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