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Brigham Young letters

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 409
Scope and Contents

Includes sixteen handwritten and signed letters addressed to officials of the Union Pacific Railroad Company, including Thomas Clark Durant, C. L. Frost, and S. B Reed. Young writes about his role as a contractor for the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad through Utah. Photocopies of items also included in collection.

Dates: 1863-1870

Brigham Young letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 723
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters dated 1854 and addressed to Utah Militia Major David Moore. The documents discuss the survey of a road through Ogden canyon, the relocation of Ute Indians, and the estate settlement of Isaac Moore.

Dates: 1854

Brigham Young letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 890
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photocopies of typescripts of the original documents. These letters were written by Young to Horace S. Eldredge, a prominent Mormon Church leader and businessman. The items express Young's opinions on church finances and policies and Utah political issues.

Dates: 1857-1859

Brigham Young letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 979
Scope and Contents

Letter to "Charley" Moffett expressing good wishes, concern over being traced by means of the postal service, and the welfare of Anderson's wife.

Dates: 1877

Brigham Young letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 289
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of two handwritten letters with a microfiche copy. The second of the two letters was started on the same page as the first. The items were dated 20 April and 4 May 1847. Young writes to his wife, Mary Ann Angell Young, while she was in Winter Quarters, Nebraska. Young informs Mary about his experiences while on the initial trek of Mormon pioneers to Utah.

Dates: 1847

Brigham Young letters to Appleton Milo Harmon

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 268
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Handwritten and signed letters, dated 4 July and 15 Aug. 1866, and addressed to Appleton Milo Harmon of Washington, Utah. Young writes about the cotton factory in Washington.

Dates: 1866

Brigham Young letters to Brigham Morris Young

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 560
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten letters addressed to Young's son, Brigham Morris Young (1854-1931), while serving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii. Brigham Young writes about the Church's activities in Utah including the progress on the St. George Temple, Young's inspiration to start the United Order, his trip to St. George, Utah, and numerous conferences and meetings.

Dates: 1873-1874

Brigham Young letters to Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 576
Scope and Contents

Photographs of handwritten letters addressed to "Hariot Cook," "my dear wife." The items were written when Young was in Iowa moving west as leader of the Mormons. Young urges Cook, who was still in Nauvoo, Illinois, to join him in Iowa.

Dates: 1846

Brigham Young letters to John W. Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 209
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters, dated 17 and 23 Dec. 1876, and addressed to John Willard Young, one of Brigham Young's sons and a future apostle in the Mormon Church. Brigham Young writes about personal matters and urges John to return to Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates: 1876 December

Brigham Young letters to Thomas L. Kane

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4096
Scope and Contents

Letters were handwritten by Brigham Young to Thomas L. Kane on October 30, 1854. In the letters Young asks Kane to serve as Utah's territorial delegate to Congress. The two letters are identical and were sent separately to ensure delivery. Collection also includes photocopies of the letters.

Dates: 1854 October 30

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Maeser, Karl G. 66
Wilkinson, Ernest L., 1899-1978 66
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 60
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 58
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 55
Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932 49
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 49
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 49
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 46
Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 46
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 43
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 42
Smith family 42
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 41
Tanner, George S. 41
Utah. Legislature 40
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Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 38
Harris, Franklin Stewart, 1884-1960 38
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 37
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 36
Scott, Hollis, 1919-2005 35
Utah. Militia 34
Latter-day Saint Nurses at War Project 32
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 32
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 32
Brigham Young University. Office of the President 30
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 30
Salt Lake Temple 30
DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959 29
Phelps, William Wines, 1792-1872 29
Brigham Young High School (Provo, Utah) 28
Matthews, T. Pat, 1883-1958 28
Brigham Young University. Division of Continuing Education 27
Hicks, Mary A. 27
Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 27
University of Utah 27
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 27
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 25
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 24
Brigham Young University. Department of Music 24
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 24
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 24
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876 24
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 24
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 23
Old Army Press 23
Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933 23
Brigham Young University. Admissions and Records 22
Brigham Young University. College of Fine Arts and Communications 22
Oaks, Dallin H. 22
Poll, Richard D. (Richard Douglas), 1918-1994 22
Rigdon, Sidney, 1793-1876 22
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 22
Brigham Young University. English Department 21
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 21
Cowdery, Oliver 21
Harold B. Lee Library. Department of Archives and Manuscripts 21
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 21
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 21
Associated Students of Brigham Young University 20
Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites) 20
Illinois. Circuit Court (Hancock Co.) 20
Kimball, Spencer W., 1895-1985 20
Nurses at War project 20
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 20
Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857 20
Smith, Emma Hale 20
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 20
Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952 20
Brigham Young University. College of Business 19
L. Tom Perry Special Collections 19
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 19
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971 19
Brigham Young University. Motion Picture Studio 18
Brigham Young University. Speech and Dramatic Arts Department (1967-1975) 18
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 18
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 18
McDonald, Howard S. (Howard Stevenson), 1894-1986 18
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 18
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 17
Brigham Young University. Board of Trustees 17
Brigham Young University. College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences 17
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 17
Reynolds, Alice Louise, 1873-1938 17
Smith, George Albert, 1870-1951 17
Smith, Joseph Fielding, 1876-1972 17
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