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John Hortt Adams personal history

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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

Autobiographies of Alma W. King and Lucille Olson King

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2991
Scope and Contents Autobiography of Alma King contains memories of his childhood near Garland, Utah; church service, including a Latter-day Saint Mission to the Hawaiian Islands, 1923-1926; attendance at BYU, 1926-1930 and 1933-1936, and the University of Chicago, 1939-1940; teaching LDS seminary at Bear River High School, 1930-1956; marriage; travels; and employment in the Dean of Students office at BYU, 1956-1972. Autobiography of Lucille King contains memories of her childhood in Provo, Utah; attendance at...
Dates: 1999

LeGrand Meyer Bernards personal history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2987
Scope and Contents

Shares memories of his childhood in Salt Lake City, Utah; Latter-day Saint mission in Hawaii, 1941-1944; marriage; service in the U.S. Navy during World War II; and work at Brigham Young University Print Services, 1968-1983. The history was recorded by the author's daughter, Lani Bernards Braithwaite.

Dates: 1996-1997

Biography of J. Edward Johnson

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2213
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography of J. Edward Johnson with handwritten corrections. Johnson, a Mormon, was born in Murray, Utah, studied at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, and worked for many years in California as a lawyer. He wrote a number of books on Mormon Church history and on constitutional law in the United States.

Dates: 1960

Biography of Jean Elizabeth Fossum May

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2083
Scope and Contents Compiled by James A. May about his mother, Jean Fossum May, drawing heavily on her letters, journals, and notes. Gives detailed information about her life in Baker, Oregon, 1906-1959; service as a missionary in the California Mission of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1927-1928; marriage to Andrew May, 1930; family life (as a widow after 1933); service as head resident of Stover Hall (men's housing) on the campus of Brigham Young University, 1959-1969; and efforts to...
Dates: 1990-1998

Bruce Budge Clark autobiography

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2110
Scope and Contents Autobiography details memories of his childhood in Georgetown, Idaho; attendance at the University of Utah, 1935-1943 and 1948-1950; church service, including a Mormon mission to the Northwestern States, 1939-1941; service in the U.S. Army, 1943-1946; attendance at Brigham Young University, 1946-1947; marriage; experiences while teaching at BYU; significant information on the English Department at BYU; retirement; and travels. Includes copies of correspondence and evaluations from his...
Dates: 1995

Marden J. Clark autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3015
Scope and Contents

Autobiography details memories of his childhood in Morgan, Utah; his love of literature; attendence at BYU; work as a truck driver; marriage; teaching at BYU; travels; church service; and political views. Includes significant information about his family. Also includes poetry composed by Marden J. Clark.

Dates: 1999

Life story of Agnes Howe Corbridge

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3019
Scope and Contents Autobiography of Agnes Howe Corbridge contains memories of her childhood in Murray, Utah; church service; attendance at the University of Utah, 1934-1938; teaching at Preston High School (Idaho), 1938-1942; marriage; and travels. Autobiography of Ivan L. Corbridge contains memories of his childhood in Malad, Idaho; church service, including a Latter-day Saint Mission to Australia; service in the U.S. Air Force during World War II; attendance at Utah State University; and work as faculty at...
Dates: 1993

Wesley W. Craig autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3066
Scope and Contents

Comments on his ancestry; early life in Cabarton, Cascade, and elsewhere in Idaho; service in the U.S. Navy during the 1940s; conversion to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon), 1949; work in the Department of Sociology and School of Social Work at BYU; and professional and religious experiences, including in Guatemala, Peru, Spain, and Venezuela.

Dates: 1990-1998

The Dale Rex Memorial Award : the man, the athlete, the World War II hero

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2989
Scope and Contents

Details the life of Dale Rex, including his childhood; attendance at Brigham Young University, 1939-1943; involvement in BYU athletics; and service, awards, and death in the U.S. Army during World War II. Also contains brief biographical sketches of recipients of the Dale Rex Memorial Award, given annually to outstanding athletes by the BYU Cougar Club from 1947 to 1997.

Dates: 1994; 1994

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Anderson, Nels, 1889-1986 1
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Bean, M. L. (Monte Lafayette), 1899- 1
Bern Switzerland Temple (Zollikofen, Switzerland) 1
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Clark, Sadie Ollerton, 1901-1992 1
Clarke, Alva John, 1908- 1
Clarke, Rissa M. (Rissa Merkley), 1909-1986 1
Clinger, Morris M., 1910-1993 1
Corbridge, Agnes H. 1
Corbridge, Ivan L. 1
Craig, Wesley W. (Wesley William), 1927- 1
Cullimore, Lloyd L., 1895-1986 1
Downing, Lester N., 1914- 1
Dānishgāh-i Tihrān 1
Entre Nous 1
Felt, Paul E., 1916-1999 1
Frost, Herbert H., 1917-2001 1
Green, Luman Peter, 1887-1980 1
Green, Veda J. (Veda Jane), 1888-1981 1
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 1
Hayward, Charles Lynn, 1903-1998 1
Helaman Halls (Provo, Utah) 1
Hoglund family 1
Hoglund, Connie 1
Holmes, Blair 1
King, Alma W., 1902-1999 1
King, Larry R. 1
King, Lucille Olson, 1907-1992 1
Kwok, Colin 1
Larson, Clinton F. 1
Latter-day Saints Business College 1
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M.L. Bean Museum 1
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Merrill, Amos N. (Amos Newlove), 1875-1953 1
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Moss, Audra Lucile 1
Moss, John Joel 1
Ollerton, Mary Jane, 1880-1933 1
Parrish, Elizabeth Collings 1
Parrish, Parley P. 1
Peru State Teachers College 1
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Pinegar, Effie Jolley 1
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Rex, Dale, 1922-1944 1
Ricks College (Rexburg, Idaho) 1
Ricks, Irene 1
Scott, Hollis, 1919-2005 1
Searle, Don, -1946 1
Seymour, John Laurence 1
Smith, Lola N., 1921- 1
Smith, Robert J., 1920-2016 1
Southern Utah State College 1
Tanner, Wilmer W. (1909-2011) 1
Terry, Anna Evert, 1885-1979 1
United States. Navy 1
University of Chicago 1
University of Northern Colorado 1
Waterstradt, Jean Anne 1
Wilcox, Ray T. (Ray Taylor), 1924- 1
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