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Handwritten blessing given to James Stephens Brown when he was going on a mission for the Mormon Church.
James S. Brown photographs, circa 1870s collection contains 3 photographs and 1 negative related to James S. Brown during a visit of a Navajo delegation to Salt Lake City.
Handwritten diaries. Brown writes about his life in Ogden, Utah, and in Arizona. He also tells about his activities in the Mormon Church including his missions for that faith to England, Tahiti, and the Navajo Indians.
Typescript of diaries. Brown writes about his life in Ogden, Utah, and in Arizona. He also tells about his activities in the Mormon Church including his missions for that faith to England and Tahiti.
Photocopy of typescript. Author recounts his call to serve as a missionary among the Navajo Indians by Mormon church president Brigham Young (1801-1877); the trip to Arizona; his activities among the Indians; and his return to Utah a year later.
Certificates, poems, deeds, biographies, and letters received. The items relate to Brown and his descendants most of whom lived in Tooele, Utah. The letters are from family members and the certificates relate to Brown's Church activities. Brown was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
- Names: Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 X
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 2
- Diaries 2
- Letters 2
- Material Types 2
- Missions and Missionaries 2
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- French Polynesia -- Tahiti (Island) -- History 2
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- Great Britain -- History 2
- Mormons -- Arizona -- History 2
- Ogden (Utah) -- History 2
- Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 2
- Arizona -- History -- To 1912 1
- Biography 1
- Certificates 1
- Church work with Indians -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 1
- Correspondence 1
- Home and Family 1
- Mormon missionaries 1
- Mormons -- Colonization -- Arizona -- History 1
- Mormons -- Utah -- Tooele -- History 1
- Navajo Indians -- History 1
- Navajo Indians -- Missions -- Arizona -- History -- Sources 1
- Navajo Indians -- Photographs 1
- Negatives 1
- Photographs 1
- Salt Lake City (Utah) -- Photographs 1
- Social Life and Customs 1
- Tooele (Utah) -- History 1
- United orders (Mormon Church) -- Arizona -- History 1 ∧ less
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 2
- Hyde, Orson, 1805-1878 1
- Tanner, George S. 1
- Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 1