Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 71 - 80 of 12212

James J. Adams autobiography

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3040
Scope and Contents

Typescript of a autobiography. Adams writes about his birth in Springfield, Illinois, his migration to Utah as a small child, his family's move to Parowan, Utah, and his subsequent life there. The item is "by Luella Adams Dalton" who probably typed and/or edited the manuscript.

Dates: approximately 1910

John Adams diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2328
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten diary. Adams lived in Oakley, Idaho, and writes about his daily routine. He was concerned about his health, the weather, and farm work. He also tells about various meetings for the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1912-1934

John Hortt Adams personal history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2986
Scope and Contents Narrative and photographic images concerning his childhood in Kanab, Utah; attendance at Brigham Young University; living in Hollywood, California; service in the U.S. Navy during World War II; marriage; travels; church service, including a Latter-day Saint mission to Seattle, Washington, 1989-1990; owning and running Grandview Miniature Golf Course in Provo, Utah; and working as accountant at BYU Financial Services. Also contains significant information about his family, including an...
Dates: 1997

John Adams letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 733
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter. Adams states that a Mr. Young "from Mendon" has been hired to do some work for him. It is unclear if the John Adams in the letter is the same John Adams (1786-1856) who wrote a legal history of New York State. The "Mr. Young" may have been Brigham Young (1801-1877), second president of the Mormon Church. The date of the item is also uncertain.

Dates: approximately 1830

Biography of John Olney Adams (native pioneer) and his wife, Mattie Marie Peterson

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2842
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. John Olney Adams was born in American Fork, Utah, in 1861 and Mattie Marie Peterson was born in 1864 in Denmark. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah. They married in 1884. John died in 1932 in Bingham, Utah, and Mattie died in 1928.

Dates: 1965

John Quincy Adams letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 680
Scope and Contents

Handwritten, unsigned letter of thanks to Thomas Newton, Jr., Chairman of the Committee of Commerce of the House of Representatives, regarding retaliation against the French for tonnage duties.

Dates: 1822

K. Haybron Adams papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 9255
Scope and Contents

Contains thirteen 3 1/4" reel-to-reel tapes. Recordings include a radio program about American history, dictations of family history records, mainly in Ohio, K. Haybron Adams' diaries, and audio letters to and from K. Haybron Adams and his parents. Dated approximately 1967 to 1979.

Dates: approximately 1967-1979

K. Haybron Adams papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 693
Scope and Contents

Contains Adams's professional files related to Special Collections and General Collections, including newsletters, research, correspondence, committee information, and budget information from 1976-2001.

Dates: 1884 February 10; 1973-2001

K. Haybron Adams photographs of Nauvoo Temple construction

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS P 803
Scope and Contents

Collection includes 25 photographs of the Nauvoo Temple under construction. Photographs were taken by Adams while he was at Nauvoo for a conference on September 16, 2001.

Dates: 2001 September 16

Linda Hunter Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9236
Scope and Contents

Contains works from the professional life of Linda Hunter Adams. Includes published Brigham Young University student journals and periodicals, and edited manuscripts and papers for the Journal of the American Viola Society. Also includes photographs. Dated 1941-2016.

Dates: approximately 1941-2015

Filtered By

  • Language: English X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
L. Tom Perry Special Collections 10136
L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives 2074
Joseph F. Smith Library. Archives and Special Collections 2
 
Subject
Letters 3422
Education 2446
Colleges and Universities 2319
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 1980
Photographs 1877
∨ more
Social Life and Customs 1813
Material Types 1726
Diaries 1250
Politics, Government, and Law 1235
Home and Family 1234
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 1044
Immigration and American Expansion 944
Missions and Missionaries 904
Correspondence 820
Biographies 761
Autobiographies 735
Pioneers 681
Military 530
Church Government 506
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 496
Reports 495
Religion 493
Minutes (Records) 456
City and Town Life 441
Scrapbooks 433
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce 406
Photocopies 380
Notes 339
Histories (Literary works) 337
Oral histories 333
Images 312
Literature 289
Agriculture and Natural Resources 277
Civil Procedure and Courts 264
Interviews 263
Publications 256
Certificates 252
American Fork (Utah) -- History 249
Articles 247
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 240
Genealogies 238
Newspapers 236
Music 224
Performing Arts 220
Drafts (Documents) 211
Latter Day Saint pioneers 206
Latter Day Saint women -- Biography 200
Programs 200
Family histories 198
Pamphlets 197
Overland Journeys to the Western United States 196
Provo (Utah) 192
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 188
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- History 183
Manuscripts 183
Lists 172
Fine Arts 168
Audiocassettes 167
Speeches, addresses, etc., American 166
Account books 165
Transcripts 149
Latter Day Saint churches -- Presidents 146
Postcards 144
Provo (Utah) -- History 141
Newsletters 140
Slides (Photography) 140
Latter Day Saints -- Correspondence 137
Essays 134
Latter Day Saint pioneers -- History 130
Latter Day Saints -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 130
Memorandums 128
Economics and Banking 123
Negatives 123
Salt Lake City (Utah) 121
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 119
Research (Documents) 119
Clubs and Societies 117
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 117
Retail trade 116
Latter Day Saints -- England 113
Financial records 112
Utah 112
Science, Technology, and Health 110
Audiotapes 109
Portraits 109
Elementary and Secondary Education 108
Civic Activism 106
Mines and Mineral Resources 106
Legal instruments 100
Typescripts 100
Utah -- History 99
Books 98
Compact discs 98
Patriarchal blessings (Latter Day Saint churches) -- History 97
Receipts (Acknowledgments) 97
Agriculture 95
Printed ephemera 92
Immigrants 91
Oral Histories 91
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 90
+ ∧ less
 
Language
Multiple languages 132
German 41
French 33
Spanish; Castilian 29
Japanese 17
∨ more  
Names
Brigham Young University 1544
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1223
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 365
Brigham Young Academy 228
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 225
∨ more
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 95
Joint Oral History Project (Brigham Young University) 95
United States. Army 91
Harold B. Lee Library 87
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 79
United States. Works Progress Administration 75
Federal Writers' Project 70
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
Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 46
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 45
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
Brigham Young University. College of Education 39
Brigham Young University. Department of History 39
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
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 25
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 25
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 24
Brigham Young University. Department of Music 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. 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
Brigham Young University. Motion Picture Studio 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
+ ∧ less