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Fawn McKay Brodie letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 935
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letter, dated January 12, 1946, and addressed to Gordon Ray Young. Brodie explains why she cannot do a biography of Brigham Young, the second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, or of Samuel Brannan. She states that materials relating to Young would be denied to her by the Church.

Dates: 1946

James Stephens Brown diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 807
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: 1875-1876

Zina Young Card Brown family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2232
Abstract Contains papers relating to Zina Card Brown and her ancestors, including her parents; her grandmother, Zina D. H. Young; and her great-grandfather, William Huntington. Includes a notebook kept by Zina Card (Brown) for a sewing class at Brigham Young College in Logan, Utah; correspondence; a Daughters of Utah Pioneers notebook belonging to Zina Y. Card, 1912-1914; a list of Brigham Young's daughters and granddaughters, 1947; a postcard image of the C. O. Card home in Cardston, Alberta; and...
Dates: 1835-1968

Thomas Bullock letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1820
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter to Robert Ball along with two corrected, typed copies of it. The letter bears witness to his belief in Joseph Smith and Brigham Young as prophets of God and praises the wholesome lifestyle in Utah.

Dates: 1855

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

William Burton journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1643
Scope and Contents

Bound, typewritten, carbon copy of William Burton's journal (1841-1851), which includes extracts from Joseph Wood's journal (1839-1840). The record gives a detailed account of the journey to Utah with Brigham Young and Heber C. Kimball in 1848, missionary experiences, and some family genealogy.

Dates: 1837-1907

Asa S. Calkins diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 226
Scope and Contents

Holograph diary which contains blessings given to Calkins in 1850, experiences as a worker in the Mission home and as Mission President, letters received from Brigham Young and family, and letters sent to Brigham Young and family. A short biography is included with the diary.

Dates: 1855-1858

Donald Q. Cannon research materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1800
Scope and Contents

Photocopies and microfilmed copies of letters, pamphlets, newspaper articles, sections of books, maps, biographies, histories, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to a large range of topics in the early history of the Mormon Church, to its early leaders and presidents, and to the genealogies of early prominent members of that faith. The materials were acquired in various research institutions in Massachusetts.

Dates: 1766-1977

George Q. Cannon letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 237
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated September 19, 1885, and addressed to George S. Richards. Cannon writes about an autograph of Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1885 September 19

George Q. Cannon note

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1182
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed note dated 19 Oct. 1875 requesting that Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church, pay George C. Lambert $3.50 in cloth.

Dates: 1875

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 360
L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives 8
 
Subject
Letters 183
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 154
Church Government 101
Latter Day Saint churches -- Presidents 101
Latter Day Saints -- Correspondence 97
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Material Types 61
Politics, Government, and Law 52
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Immigration and American Expansion 35
Diaries 28
Missions and Missionaries 26
Utah -- History 26
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 25
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Religion 19
Social Life and Customs 19
Certificates 17
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Latter Day Saint churches -- Apostles 10
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Utah -- History -- 19th century 9
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Railroads -- Utah -- History 4
Agriculture and Natural Resources 3
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 3
Bonds 3
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Elementary and Secondary Education 3
Fillmore (Utah) 3
Hawaii -- History 3
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Indians of North America 3
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Names
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Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 24
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 23
Phelps, William Wines, 1792-1872 21
Utah. Legislature 18
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Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 13
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 11
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 11
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 10
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 10
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 10
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 9
Utah 8
Brigham Young University 7
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 7
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 7
Utah. Militia 7
Brigham Young Academy 6
Salt Lake Temple 6
Salt Lake Theatre 6
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 6
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 5
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 5
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 5
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 5
Tabernacle (Salt Lake City, Utah) 5
Tanner, George S. 5
Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 4
Grant, Jedediah M. 4
Kane, Thomas L. (Thomas Leiper), 1822-1883 4
Young, Willard, 1852-1936 4
Young, Zina Diantha Huntington Jacobs Smith, 1821-1901 4
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 3
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 3
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 3
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 3
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 3
Illinois. Militia. Nauvoo Legion 3
Little, J. C. (Jesse Carter), 1815-1893 3
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 3
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 3
Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901 3
Trotti, Lamar, 1900-1952 3
Union Pacific Railroad Company 3
Wilkinson, Ernest L., 1899-1978 3
Young family 3
Young, Brigham, 1836-1903 3
Young, Joseph, 1797-1881 3
Bernhisel, John M. (John Milton), 1799-1881 2
Bleak, James G. (James Godson), 1829-1918 2
Brannan, Sam, 1819-1889 2
Bromfield, Louis 2
Brown, Zina Young Card, 1888-1974 2
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 2
Card, Zina Presendia Young Williams, 1850-1931 2
Carter, C. W. 2
Clawson, H. B. (Hiram B.) 2
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Cowdery, Oliver 2
Harmon, Appleton Milo, 1820-1877 2
Heywood, Joseph Leland, 1815-1910 2
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 2
Huntington, Oliver Boardman, 1823-1907 2
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 2
Jones, Dan, 1810-1862 2
Little, James A. (James Amasa), 1822-1908 2
Lyman, Francis M. (Francis Marion), 1840-1916 2
Maeser, Karl G. 2
Margetts, Phillip, 1829-1914 2
Martineau, James H. (James Henry), 1828-1921 2
Moore, Stephen Bliss, 1836-1894 2
Price, William E., active 1871 2
Provo Manufacturing Company 2
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Rich, Charles C. (Charles Coulson), 1809-1883 2
Richards, F. D. (Franklin Dewey), 1821-1899 2
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 2
Rigdon, Sidney, 1793-1876 2
Sanborn, Rhoda Mabel Young, 1863-1950 2
Smith family 2
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 2
Smith, Lot 2
Smith, William, 1811-1893 2
Snow, Eliza R. (Eliza Roxey), 1804-1887 2
Tenney, Ammon M. (Ammon Meshach), 1844-1925 2
Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909 2
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 2
Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952 2
Widtsoe, Leah D. (Leah Dunford), 1874-1965 2
Yordan, Philip 2
Young, Ann Eliza, 1844- 2
Young, Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell, 1824-1898 2
Young, Mary Ann Angell, 1803-1882 2
Adam (Biblical figure) 1
Adams, John, 1786-1856 1
Adams, Orson B. (Orson Bennett), 1815-1901 1
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
Allen, Andrew Jackson, 1818-1884 1
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