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John Austin Abbott mission diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7963
Scope and Contents

Contains five volumes of photocopied pages from the mission diaries of John Austin Abbott. Abbott served in the New Zealand Mission, and these diaries detail his daily occasions. He talks about his time with the Mormon Church, their lives, the weather, and baptism numbers. Dated 1899-1901.

Dates: 1898-1901

William Ajax journals

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1488
Scope and Contents Contains holographs, photographs, and typescripts of journals, dated July 20 to December 27, 1861, and January 1, 1862 to December 31, 1863. The journals describe Ajax's activities as a missionary for the Mormon Church in England and Wales and include some newspaper clippings, part of which are from the Udgorn Seion, the Mormon publication in Wales. The clippings include British Mormon emigration statistics from 1841-1861. Ajax immigrated to the United States in 1862. Detailed diary entries...
Dates: 1861-1863

James T. S. Allred papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1349
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of typewritten and handwritten diaries, genealogies, and applications for a pension from the United States Government. The diaries include very brief entries and cover the years 1855 to 1859.

Dates: 1855-1905

Milo Andrus journals

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1499
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten journals and genealogy of Milo Andrus who was a missionary for the mormon Church in the 19th century. A photocopy of a typed transcript of a letter addressed to Brigham Young by Andrus (1854) in which he gives an account of the Mormons in St. Louis, Missouri. Also included is a photocopy of a biography of Milo Andrus by Gary L. Pickell (1979). Andrus' diaries tell of experiences while a missionary in England during 1849, of crossing the plains from Nebraska...
Dates: 1840-1861

William Frank Atkin papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 341
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, and a biography. The diaries relate to Atkin's missions to New Zealand from 1903 to 1906 and from 1916 to 1918. The correspondence is from family members and friends and largely relates to family matters and to Atkin's missionary activities. The biography is a history of Atkin's father, Thomas Atkin (1833-1919), who was a Mormon pioneer that was active in Tooele County politics. The biography also includes information about the Mormon response to the Utah...
Dates: 1883-1919

Nathan Bennett Baldwin journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1703
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a handwritten diary. Baldwin describes his temporal and spiritual experiences as a missionary.

Dates: 1868-1877

Henry Ballard diary

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 998
Scope and Contents Two typescripts of the Ballard diary. They vary in small details and in the nature of the added materials found at the back. Ballard was converted to Mormonism in England. He arrived in Utah in 1852, was active in the Utah War of 1857-8, and settled in Logan, Utah in 1859. He was a bishop for the Mormon Church, participated in many of the activities of that faith, and was sentenced to two months in the Utah penitentiary for polygamy. He also tells about troubles with the Indians of the Cache...
Dates: 1852-1905

Clarence Marcellus Barker papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2057
Scope and Contents Includes journals, notebooks, an autograph album, letters, and articles relating to his mission in Australia. Five journals document his missionary activities in Sidney, Tasmania, Adelaide, and Perth, including encounters with RLDS missionaries. Notebooks contain a statistical record of his missionary activities, and missionary references, including notes on polygamy and on the RLDS Church. Autograph album contains messages from missionaries, Church members, and other friends in Australia....
Dates: 1905-1987

Ivan J. Barrett diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1757
Scope and Contents Ten handwritten diaries with photocopies of the items, a draft of the book "The Story of the Mormons in the Holy Land," newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items. Barrett kept his diary while serving on a mission for the Mormon Church with his wife in Israel. He writes about the tedium of day-to-day work, consultations with prominent Israelis, diplomatic visits of foreign dignitaries, and meetings with various General Authoriities of the Mormon Church. He also includes copies of...
Dates: 1976-1978

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

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Mormon Church -- Missions -- England -- History 27
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Social Life and Customs 16
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Photographs 15
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Church Government 14
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Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 14
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Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 11
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Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 8
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Mormons -- Arizona -- History 7
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Ogden (Utah) -- History 7
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 7
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 7
Provo (Utah) -- History 7
Saint George (Utah) -- History 7
Samoan Islands -- History 7
Scrapbooks 7
Account books 6
Correspondence 6
Histories 6
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Samoan Islands -- History 6
Mormon missionaries -- Wales -- History 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Provo -- History 6
Nephi (Utah) -- History 6
Notes 6
Transcripts 6
City and Town Life 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Denmark -- History 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- East (U.S.) -- History 5
Mormon missionaries -- Hawaii -- Diaries 5
Mormon missionaries -- New Zealand -- Diaries 5
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States -- Diaries 5
Mormons -- Denmark -- History 5
Mormons -- Samoan Islands -- History 5
Mormons -- Utah -- Ogden -- History 5
Mormons -- Utah -- Saint George -- History 5
Politics, Government, and Law 5
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Agriculture and Natural Resources 4
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Mormon Church -- Missions -- Germany -- History 4
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Mormons -- Diaries 4
Mormons -- History 4
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 99
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 8
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 6
Brigham Young Academy 5
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 4
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Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 3
Dyk, Sybren Van, 1827-1899 3
Tanner, George S. 3
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 3
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 2
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 2
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 2
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 2
Clayton, William, 1814-1879 2
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 2
Crosby, Jonathan 2
Flake, John T., 1882-1973 2
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 2
Haskell, Thales Hastings, 1834-1909 2
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 2
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 2
Nielson, Frihoff Godfred, 1851-1935 2
Nye, Ephraim H. (Ephraim Hesmer), 1845-1903 2
Pack, Ward E. (Ward Eaton), 1834-1907 2
Shupe, David Crockett, 1877-1940 2
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 2
Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909 2
Utah. Militia 2
Wight, Lyman 2
Abbott, John Austin, 1871-1954 1
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
Allred, James T. S., 1825-1905 1
Andrew, Ethel Bean, 1888-1978 1
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Baldwin, Nathan Bennett, 1847-1891 1
Ballard, Henry, 1832-1908 1
Ballard, Melvin Joseph, 1873-1939 1
Barker, Clarence Marcellus, 1884-1953 1
Barrett, Ivan J. 1
Barrus, Emery F., 1865-1937 1
Barrus, Ruth Hammond, 1912-1980 1
Bateman family 1
Bateman, Samuel, 1832-1911 1
Bays, Charles Waldo, 1870- 1
Bays, Davis H., 1839-1905 1
Bean, Elizabeth Baum, 1834-1916 1
Bean, Emily Haws, 1836-1908 1
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 1
Bean, Mary Hannah Baker, 1868-1934 1
Bean, Mary Jane Wall, 1841-1891 1
Bean, Victor Emanuel, 1864-1918 1
Belliston, Albert Henry, 1876-1965 1
Bennett, Jesse J., 1869-1949 1
Bennion, Ira, 1864-1929 1
Bennion, John E. 1
Berry, William S. (William Shanks), 1838-1884 1
Bigler, Henry William, 1815-1900 1
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 1
Bird, Edmund Fuller, 1809-1892 1
Bird, Henry M. 1
Black Pine, chief of the Utes 1
Black, George 1
Booth, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilford), 1866-1928 1
Boyle, Henry Green, 1824-1902 1
Brigham Young Academy. South American Expedition (1900-1901) 1
Brinton, C. D. 1
Brockbank, Katherine A. Howard 1
Brough, Samuel Richard, 1857-1947 1
Brown, Lorenzo, 1823-1902 1
Budge, William, 1828-1919 1
Bullock, James, 1830-1911 1
Bunting, James Lovett, 1832-1923 1
Burgess, Donna Miles, 1883-1959 1
Burgess, Ernest H. (Ernest Hungate), 1884-1931 1
Burkinshaw, Mark 1
Burton, William Walton, 1833- 1
Burton, William, 1809-1851 1
Bushman, Clarissa, 1956- 1
Bushman, Claudia L. 1
Bushman, Richard L. 1
Butler, George H. 1
Butler, Malcolm 1
Butler, Susan Elizabeth Redd, 1880-1977 1
Butt, Laura E. (Laura Ellen), 1865-1899 1
Butt, William F. (William Francis), 1857-1940 1
Byrd family 1
Calkin, Asa Starkweath, 1809-1873 1
Callister, Thomas 1
Campbell family 1
Campbell, Joseph 1
Campbell, Robert Lang, 1825-1872 1
Candland, David, 1819-1902 1
Cannon, Claude Q. 1
Cannon, Eugene M. 1
Card family 1
Card, B. Y. (Brigham Young), 1914-2006 1
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