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Merle V. Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8108
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photocopies of family scrapbook items relating to Merle V. Adams' career and family life. Also includes family biographies, Merle's filmography, copies of newspaper articles that mention Adams, and information about a hidden treasure reported to be near Kanab that Adams helped look for. Dated 1934-2014.

Dates: 1934-2014

Oscar Fay Adams letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1032
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter dated October 29, 1907 and addressed to "Mr. Clement." The item was written in Boston, Massachusetts. Adams writes that he will be sending Clement a book of verse.

Dates: 1907 October 29

Robert D. Adams diary and autobiographical anecdotes

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 350
Scope and Contents

Holograph descriptions of events in Torrey, Escalante, Teasdale, Hurricane, Orderville and St. George, Utah, the latter the location of Adams' photographic studio.

Dates: 1935-1950

Robert D. Adams negatives and prints

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 7
Scope and Contents

Materials include 720 prints and 534 corresponding negatives taken by Robert D. Adams between approximately 1930 and 1950. Photographs are primarily portraits of residents of Orderville, Utah. One photograph is of a family tree. There are also photographs of events and places in Orderville. There are also 47 woodcuts that are portraits of individuals.

Dates: approximately 1930-1950

Thomas Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 679
Scope and Contents

Holographs and printed material. Contains a journal of Adams' mission to Great Britain, 1895-1897, including newspaper clippings about Mormonism in Ireland, and records of his correspondence and missionary work. Also included are a letter changing his mission call to Great Britain, 1895, genealogical data, and family histories of his father's family, William Adams.

Dates: 1895-1897

Verda Spencer Adams autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6263
Abstract

The Verda Spencer Adams autobiography is the written account from her experience growing up in the early 20th century in a rural Mormon community until watching her own children grow up.

Dates: 1978-1979

William Adams autobiography

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 569
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography with a typescript of the item. Adams came from Ireland, migrated to Nauvoo, Illinois, and later to Salt Lake Valley, Utah. He also lived in Springville, Spanish Fork, Parowan, and Cedar City, Utah. Adams writes about Jacob Hamblin's efforts to convert Indians, the preparations to meet the United States Army coming to Utah in 1857 and 1858, going on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and meeting Emma Hales Smith, the wife of the first...
Dates: 1894

Addendum to Theo A. Phillips biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1839
Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous items relating to a biography of Theo A. Phillips. The articles include letters (one is in Welsh), patriarchal blessings in the Mormon Church, and Phillips family histories. The Phillips family is a Mormon family which originated in Great Britain.

Dates: 1871-1976

John Addison papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2165
Scope and Contents Primarily consists of musical sketches and scores composed by Addison for stage, screen, and television. There are a number of audio cassettes of works of Addison and others, as well as interviews Addison conducted for various radio programs. Also included are videotapes of different productions with which Addison was associated. There is some correspondence, mostly relating to royalty payments to Addison, but also concerning his appearances as guest conductor with various orchestras. Also...
Dates: approximately 1930-1990

Douglas MacArthur address before joint session of Congress

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2355
Scope and Contents

Contains speech made after MacArthur was relieved of his command in Korea by President Truman.

Dates: 1951 April 19

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Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598 23
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Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 22
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 21
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 21
Catholic Church 21
Cowdery, Oliver 21
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 21
Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857 21
Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites) 20
Illinois. Circuit Court (Hancock Co.) 20
Nurses at War project 20
Smith, Emma Hale 20
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 20
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 19
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 19
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971 19
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 18
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 18
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 17
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 17
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Smith, Joseph, III, 1832-1914 17
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 17
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 15
Smith, George Albert, 1870-1951 15
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 15
Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901 15
United States. Navy 15
Wells, Emmeline B. (Emmeline Blanche), 1828-1921 15
Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952 15
Deseret News (Firm) 14
Grey, Zane, 1872-1939 14
Rosenstock, Fred A., 1895- 14
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Smith, Joseph Fielding, 1876-1972 14
Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941 14
Union Pacific Railroad Company 14
Winkler, Albert L. (Albert Lynn) (1949-) 14
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. British Mission 13
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 13
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 13
Hancock County (Ill.) 13
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 13
Kimball, Spencer W., 1895-1985 13
Snow, Eliza R. (Eliza Roxey), 1804-1887 13
Strang, James Jesse, 1813-1856 13
Westwood, P. Bradford, 1957- 13
Young family 13
Cooper, Merian C. 12
D'Arc, James V. 12
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 12
Illinois. Militia. Nauvoo Legion 12
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson (1898-1987) 12
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 12
Tabernacle (Salt Lake City, Utah) 12
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