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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

Elda Lyman Adams history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1966
Scope and Contents

Typewritten histories. Adams provides information concerning her relatives and Glen Baker. She describes and documents his youth, his educational background, and his missionary experiences in Germany.

Dates: 1975

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

Ralph M. Aldous letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1695
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters. Aldous writes to Phyllis whom he often refers to as "sweetheart" and "my dear." Aldous talks about his missionary experiences, complains that his parents never write, and asks about what is happening at home.

Dates: 1914-1917

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

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

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

Alvin Pliny Bean essays

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2272
Scope and Contents

Typewritten talk, a biography of Bean's father, Willard Washington Bean, and a biography of Alvin Pliny Bean by Vicki Zimmerman. The biography of Willard Bean relates his missionary experiences for the Mormon Church in the Southern States, 1882-1884. The other items emphasize Alvin Bean's experiences in Palmyra.

Dates: approximately 1978

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 281
L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives 3
 
Subject
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 217
Missions and Missionaries 209
Diaries 172
Letters 50
Autobiographies 45
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Material Types 45
Electronic books 30
Social Life and Customs 25
Home and Family 23
Mormon missionaries -- England -- History 21
Mormon Church -- Missions -- England -- History 19
Mormon missionaries 19
Mormons -- Utah -- History 19
Photocopies 19
Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain 18
Mormons -- Great Britain -- History 18
Mormons -- England -- History 17
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 16
Biography 15
Immigration and American Expansion 15
Mormon missionaries -- England 15
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Southern States -- History 14
Mormon pioneers -- History 14
Pioneers 14
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Great Britain -- History 13
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States 13
Correspondence 12
Mormons -- Southern States -- History 12
Photographs 12
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 11
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 10
Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain -- History 9
Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 9
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Great Britain 8
Mormon missionaries -- England -- Diaries 8
Mormons -- Arizona -- History 8
Mormons -- Colonization -- Arizona -- History 8
Mormons -- New Zealand -- History 8
Mormons -- Utah -- Diaries 8
Notes 8
Saint George (Utah) -- History 8
Typescripts 8
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 7
Family histories 7
Histories 7
Mormon missionaries -- Wales -- History 7
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 7
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 7
Provo (Utah) -- History 7
Religion 7
Certificates 6
Genealogies 6
Logan (Utah) -- History 6
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Wales -- History 6
Mormon missionaries -- Arizona 6
Mormon missionaries -- Germany 6
Mormon missionaries -- New Zealand 6
Mormons -- Hawaii -- History 6
Oral histories 6
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 6
Scrapbooks 6
Transcripts 6
Utah -- History -- 19th century 6
Arizona -- History -- To 1912 5
Mormon Church -- Arizona -- History 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- England 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Samoan Islands -- History 5
Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain -- Diaries 5
Mormon missionaries -- Hawaii 5
Mormon missionaries -- Hawaii -- Diaries 5
Mormon missionaries -- Middle West -- History 5
Mormon missionaries -- New Zealand -- Diaries 5
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States -- Diaries 5
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States -- History 5
Mormons -- Illinois -- History 5
Mormons -- Scotland -- History 5
Mormons -- Utah -- Provo -- History 5
Mormons -- Utah -- Saint George -- History 5
Mormons -- Wales -- History 5
Tooele (Utah) -- History 5
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 4
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 4
Frontier and pioneer life -- Arizona -- Sources 4
Frontier and pioneer life -- Utah -- Sources 4
Great Britain -- Description and travel 4
Interviews 4
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Hawaii 4
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Middle West -- History 4
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Netherlands 4
Mormon Church -- Missions -- New Zealand 4
Mormon families -- History 4
Mormon missionaries -- Hawaii -- History 4
Mormon missionaries -- History 4
Mormon missionaries -- Netherlands -- History 4
Mormon missionaries -- New Zealand -- History 4
Mormon missionaries -- Turkey -- History 4
Mormon pioneers 4
Mormons -- Japan -- History 4
Mormons -- Mexico -- History 4
Mormons -- Netherlands -- History -- Sources 4
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 106
Tanner, George S. 11
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 9
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 8
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 6
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Brigham Young University 4
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 4
Brigham Young Academy 3
Dyk, Sybren Van, 1827-1899 3
Flake, John T., 1882-1973 3
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 2
Bigler, Henry William, 1815-1900 2
Brown, Lorenzo, 1823-1902 2
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 2
Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association 2
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 2
Flake, Oz, 1868-1958 2
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 2
Green, Ephraim, 1807-1874 2
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 2
Nye, Ephraim H. (Ephraim Hesmer), 1845-1903 2
Pack, Ward E. (Ward Eaton), 1834-1907 2
Salt Lake Temple 2
Scott, John, 1811-1876 2
Steele, John, 1821-1903 2
Stimpson, Joseph H. (Joseph Henry), 1885-1964 2
Tolton, John F. (John Franklin), 1861-1950 2
Utah. Militia 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Abbott, John Austin, 1871-1954 1
Adams, Elda Lyman 1
Adams, William, 1822-1901 1
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
Aldous, Ralph M. (Ralph Moburn), 1890-1973 1
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 1
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Baker, Glen, 1908-1988 1
Baldwin, Nathan Bennett, 1847-1891 1
Ballantyne, Richard, 1817-1898 1
Barker, Clarence Marcellus, 1884-1953 1
Barrus, Emery F., 1865-1937 1
Barrus, Ruth Hammond, 1912-1980 1
Bauerfeind, Björn 1
Baumann, Andreas 1
Bean, Alvin Pliny, 1918- 1
Beard, George, 1854-1944 1
Beasley family 1
Beesley Music Company 1
Beesley, Elizabeth Ellen Solomon, 1864-1957 1
Beesley, Frederick, 1864-1940 1
Bennett, Jesse J., 1869-1949 1
Bennion, Ira, 1864-1929 1
Benson, Grant Lee, 1896-1960 1
Berrett, John Watts 1
Berry, William S. (William Shanks), 1838-1884 1
Bird, Edmund Fuller, 1809-1892 1
Bird, Henry M. 1
Black, Edward L. (Edward Lenox), 1868- 1
Black, George 1
Bleak, James G. (James Godson), 1829-1918 1
Blythe, John A. 1
Booth, Alfred Lewis, 1864-1947 1
Booth, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilford), 1866-1928 1
Bowles, William Alvin, 1886-1926 1
Boyle, Henry Green, 1824-1902 1
Brady family 1
Brady, Morris Jordan, 1929- 1
Brigham Young Academy. South American Expedition (1900-1901) 1
Brinton, C. D. 1
Brookbank, Thomas W. 1
Brough, Samuel Richard, 1857-1947 1
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 1
Bunting, James Lovett, 1832-1923 1
Burgess, Donna Miles, 1883-1959 1
Burgess, Ernest H. (Ernest Hungate), 1884-1931 1
Burk, William I. 1
Burton, William Walton, 1833- 1
Burton, William, 1809-1851 1
Bushman, John, 1843-1926 1
Butler, Malcolm 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
Campbell family 1
Campbell, Joseph 1
Candland, David, 1819-1902 1
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 1
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
Cannon, Marsena 1
Cannon, Oa J. 1
Card, B. Y. (Brigham Young), 1914-2006 1
Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956 1
Carpenter, George E. (George Eunice), 1870- 1
Carpenter, Joseph, 1881-1968 1
Carter family 1
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