Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 61 - 70 of 368

Daniel H. Wells deeds for Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 274
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and printed deeds of conveyance from Wells to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. The items confirm that Young owns various lots in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates: 1873-1874

Diggle family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2208
Scope and Contents Mainly letters to the Samuel and Sarah Diggle family, in Iowa, from relatives, including Elizabeth W. Andrew and George Openshaw, Salt Lake City; Nancy W. Butterworth, Mary Diggle, and Mary Banks, Heywood, Lancashire, England; and Robert B. Whitaker, Kenosha, Wisconsin. Topics include family news, plural marriage, Brigham Young, and the family of Joseph Smith Jr. Envelopes accompany several of the letters. Includes letters from children of Elizabeth Andrew and Nancy Butterworth. Also...
Dates: 1854-1893

Disposition of lumber at mills in Big Cottonwood Canyon

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1179
Scope and Contents

Handwritten lists of the amount of lumber produced at lumber mills in Big Cottonwood Canyon above Salt Lake City, Utah, and to whom it was sold. Some of the lumber was sold to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1864

Henry Aldous Dixon letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 190
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 12 Oct. 1874, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Dixon informs Young that he as been elected president of the board of directors of the Provo Manufacturing Company.

Dates: 1874 October 12

Drafting tools set of Brigham Young

 Item — Object: 1
Identifier: MSS 9388
Scope and Contents

This collection is an English drafting tools set that was originally owned and used by Brigham Young to design the streets and building plans for Salt Lake City, Utah. The set was also used by Oliver I. Lay for the creation of a studio commissioned by his father-in-law, Mahonri Mackintosh Young, to create the This is the Place Monument. Materials dated approximately 1847-1877.

Dates: approximately 1847-1877

Early Mormon Church leaders

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2729
Scope and Contents Collection includes five oversize photographs of early church leaders: two of Brigham Young, one of Joseph Smith, Jr., one of Joseph F. Smith, and one of Albert Ricks Smith, and a family photo album containing forty-eight slots for photographs, three of which are empty. The photographs were taken by: C.E. Rees, Monte Vista, Colorado; Granert, Chattanooga, Tennessee; Kurtz, Traveling Artist; Mac Lucas & Co. Llanelly, Wales; Young and Evens, Columbia, Tenn; Thomas Studios, Ogden, Utah;...
Dates: approximately 1888

John Eastham letter to Leland Stanford

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 221
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 16 Feb. 1869, and addressed to Leland Stanford. Eastham writes concerning his qualifications as an engineer. The item was probably forwarded to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church, because it was found among his papers.

Dates: 1869 February 16

Howard Egan letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 192
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 20 Sept. 1845, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Egan writes to Young giving an account of his efforts to find a force coming together with the object of killing Mormons.

Dates: 1845 September 20

Orson Hyde Elliott autobiography

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2059
Scope and Contents

Writes of his family's conversion to the Mormon Church prior to his birth; move to Nauvoo, Illinois, 1844; Iowa, 1846; and Utah, 1852. Discusses his disillusionment with Mormonism; and travels in the United States, Mexico, Central America, and South America. Includes mention of Brigham Young; plural marriage; Corinne, Utah; and several other topics. Some characters and words are difficult to read in this multi-generation photocopy.

Dates: 1899

Engraving of Brigham Young

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 987
Scope and Contents

Contains one framed engraving taken from a picture taken of Brigham Young around 1870.

Dates: approximately 1870

Filtered By

  • Names: Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
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
∨ more
Material Types 61
Politics, Government, and Law 52
Correspondence 41
Immigration and American Expansion 35
Diaries 28
Missions and Missionaries 26
Utah -- History 26
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 25
Pioneers 24
Latter Day Saint churches -- Presidents -- History 22
Territorial Government 22
Photographs 21
Laws 19
Religion 19
Social Life and Customs 19
Certificates 17
Autobiographies 16
Photocopies 15
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 14
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce 14
Latter Day Saint churches -- Presidents -- Correspondence 14
Latter Day Saint pioneers -- History 14
Salt Lake City (Utah) 14
Home and Family 13
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- History 13
Education 12
Military 12
Civil Procedure and Courts 11
Latter Day Saint churches -- Apostles 10
Latter Day Saint pioneers 10
Biographies 9
Lists 9
Overland journeys to the Pacific 9
Utah -- History -- 19th century 9
Colleges and Universities 8
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 8
Newspapers 8
Retail trade 8
City and Town Life 7
Notes 7
Fillmore (Utah) -- History 6
Histories (Literary works) 6
Motion picture plays 6
Overland Journeys to the Western United States 6
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 6
Provo (Utah) -- History 6
Publications 6
Account books 5
Articles 5
City Planning 5
Genealogies 5
Latter Day Saints -- Arizona -- History 5
Law -- Utah -- History 5
Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857 5
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 5
Saint George (Utah) -- History 5
Utah -- Politics and government -- 19th century 5
Brigham Young (Motion picture) 4
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 4
Deeds 4
Education -- Utah -- History -- Sources 4
Expeditions and Adventure 4
Fine Arts 4
Governors -- Utah -- Correspondence 4
Land tenure -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History -- Sources 4
Latter Day Saint churches -- History -- 19th century 4
Latter Day Saints -- Colonization -- Arizona -- History 4
Latter Day Saints -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 4
Performing Arts 4
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 4
Portraits 4
Railroads -- Utah -- History 4
Agriculture and Natural Resources 3
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 3
Bonds 3
Cartes-de-visite 3
Elementary and Secondary Education 3
Fillmore (Utah) 3
Hawaii -- History 3
Images 3
Indians of North America 3
Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- History 3
Latter Day Saint missionaries 3
Latter Day Saint pioneers -- Utah -- History 3
Latter Day Saints 3
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Photographs 3
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Saint George -- History 3
Latter Day Saints in motion pictures 3
Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 3
Minutes (Records) 3
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 3
Poetry 3
Polygamy -- Utah -- History 3
Postcards 3
Proclamations 3
+ ∧ less
 
Language
English 366
No linguistic content; Not applicable 2
 
Names
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 70
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 24
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 23
Phelps, William Wines, 1792-1872 21
Utah. Legislature 18
∨ more
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
+ ∧ less