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Alaska Anchorage mission report

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1929
Scope and Contents

The item is a bound photocopy of the original typewritten report. The report is a summary of the activities of Snarr as mission president. It contains statistics on the growth of the Mormon Church in the region and on programs being implemented to increase church member activity.

Dates: 1981

Arizona historian tells of early 'Mormon' settlement in that section : gives high praise to pioneers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 804
Scope and Contents

Partial transcript of a speech given by McClintock at an LDS stake conference in Phoeniz, Arizona, February 6, [1920]. Reviews the role of the Mormon pioneers in settling Arizona and their accomplishments.

Dates: approximately 1920

LaMar C. Berrett papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 7968
Scope and Contents

Contains the research material, notes, photographs, and other material of Berrett, including research on Mormon Trail history, history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and scrapbooks of tours conducted by LaMar C. Berrett. Dates range from 1931-2007.

Dates: 1931-2007

Biography of William Rufus Rogers Stowell

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 506
Abstract

Includes typewritten and handwritten biographies of William Rufus Rogers Stowell. Also included are typed excerpts from the biography and photocopies of an account of Stowell's death handwritten by his grandson, Earl Stowell. William Stowell was a convert to the Mormon Church. He lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, migrated to Utah in 1852, served in the Utah Militia during the Utah Expedition, served on missions for the Mormon Church, and went to Mexico to avoid prosecution for polygamy.

Dates: approximately 1893-1950

William Augustus Bringhurst diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3143
Scope and Contents One missionary diary of William Augustus Bringhurst, volume two, from 25 October 1897-24 June 1898, while he was serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in California. Also includes typed and electronic transcripts of his personal journal with approximately 25 short entries from 1886-1908; the first volume of his missionary diary, kept January 1897-25 October 1897; and the second volume of his missionary diary, kept 25 October 1897-24 June 1898. Includes a...
Dates: 1897-1898

James H. Buck papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6941
Scope and Contents

Contains a journal from Buck's mission to England, some books regarding his mission, postcards, photographs, a booklet of newspaper clippings, and documents stating ordination and draft registration. Materials date from between 1886 and 1962.

Dates: 1886-1962

James Lovett Bunting diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 738
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries. Bunting writes about his service as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1857 to 1858 and his immigration to Utah in 1858. Bunting describes his preparation for the overland journey, which began at Florence, Nebraska, and the basic geography of the route. He also mentions meeting Colonel Thomas Kane. The diaries also describe Bunting's activities in Salt Lake City, Utah, his service in the Black Hawk War in 1866, his move to Kanab, Utah,...
Dates: 1857-1920; 1857-1920

Mary Burne letter to Mary Russell

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1314
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter by Mary Burne, dated December 28, 1844 and addressed to Mary Russell in Ray County, Missouri. Burne suggests to Russell that she return to Canada and reject the Mormon faith and no longer endure hardships due to her husband's death.

Dates: 1844 December 28

Cheney family papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 480
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiographical and biographical sketches and copies of correspondence. Describes conversion to Mormon Church, life in Nauvoo, Illinois, immigration to Utah and pioneering in Utah and the West. Also includes a letter from the donor.

Dates: 1841-1932

Leonard Smith Conger letter to Levi Conger

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 527
Scope and Contents

ALS. The letter includes Conger's testimony of the Latter-day Saint Church and his belief that destruction and famine will come upon the United States within five years and safety will only be found in Zion (Utah).

Dates: 1861

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 4
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Backenstos, Jacob B. (Jacob Benjamin), 1811-1857 1
Barth, Solomon, 1842-1928 1
Berrett, LaMar C., 1926-2007 1
Bringhurst, William Augustus, 1863-1936 1
Buck, James H. (James Henry), 1885-1953 1
Buck, William F. (William Foulds), 1856-1921 1
Bunting, James Lovett, 1832-1923 1
Burne, Mary, 1790-1858 1
Cheney family 1
Cheney, Nathan Beebe, 1843-1932 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Cotton Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Forest Dale Ward (Forest Dale, Utah) 1
Conger, Leonard Smith 1
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 1
Curtis, Joseph, 1818-1883 1
Dalton family 1
Dalton, Charles, 1810-1891 1
Dalton, Don McCarroll 1
Dalton, Hannah Daphne Smith, 1857- 1
Dalton, John Luther, 1843- 1
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Daughters of Utah Pioneers. Concord Heights Camp 1
Durham, Alfred M. 1
East (Family : East, Edward Wallace, 1814-1884) 1
East family 1
East, Edward Wallace, 1814-1884 1
East, Willmirth Greer, 1824-1902 1
Eastern Utah Telephone Company 1
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 1
Eldredge, Deon 1
Eldredge, Elnathan 1
Eldredge, Joseph Underwood 1
Eldredge, Kaye 1
Eldredge, Leah Lambert 1
Eldridge family 1
Empey, Jessie E. 1
Erickson, Einar, 1847-1931 1
Farmer, Ann Webster 1
Farmer, Blain 1
Farmer, James, 1825-1908 1
Farmer, Mary Ballany 1
Farmer, Mary Bateman 1
Farmer, Sarah Broadbridge 1
Federal Writers' Project 1
Gasberg, Jens C. (Jens Christian), 1840-1924 1
Greenwood, William, 1822-1891 1
Groves, Elisha Hurd 1
Haight family 1
Haight, Horton David, 1832-1900 1
Harris, George Henry Abbott, 1830-1919 1
Hartley, William G. 1
Hatch, Nelle Spilsbury 1
Heath, Elizabeth, 1835-1922 1
Holbrook family 1
Holbrook, Joseph, 1806-1885 1
Hollist, J. Taylor 1
Illinois. Militia. Nauvoo Legion 1
Jackman, Levi, 1797-1876 1
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 1
Johnson (Family : Johnson, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1905) 1
Johnson family 1
Johnson, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1905 1
Johnson, James Francis, 1856-1916 1
Johnson, John Peter Rasmus, 1824-1910 1
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 1
Kimball, Ruth Putnam 1
Kirtland Temple 1
Lambert, Charles, 1816-1892 1
Lambson, Alfred Boaz 1
Larson, John David, 1884-1952 1
LeSueur, James W. (James Warren) 1
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 1
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 1
Martin, David C. (David Chancellor), 1939-1992 1
McAllister family 1
McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 1
McClintock, James H., 1864-1934 1
Merrill family 1
Merrill, Cyrena Dustin, 1817-1907 1
Miller, James Robison 1
Miller, Mary Jane Gardner 1
Miller, Reuben Gardner 1
Miller, Reuben, 1811-1882 1
Miner, Tamma Durfee, 1813-1831 1
Moulton, Genevieve, 1921- 1
Moulton, Heber, 1920-2004 1
Nauvoo Temple (Nauvoo, Ill. : 1841-1850) 1
Nelson, Price W. 1
Patrick, Edith Smith E. 1
Peck, Reed 1
Pectol, George 1
Peirce family 1
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