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George Washington Bean diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1038
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries, two autobiographies, account books, patriarchal blessings, biographies of family members, and Bean family history and genealogy. Bean writes about his early life and migration to Utah; his work as an Indian interpreter from 1852 to 1853; his pursuit of the Ute chief, Walker, in 1854; his Indian mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Las Vegas, Nevada from 1855 to 1856; his life in Provo, Utah; his participation in the Black Hawk Indian War; and his...
Dates: 1852-1897

Frederick Arthur Berlin letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 513
Scope and Contents Typewritten and signed letter dated 11 July 1975. Berlin writes briefly about Andrew E. Berlin, his family and Mormon Church activities and his imprisonment for polygamy.
Dates: 1975

William E. Berrett papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1955
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, speeches, a biography, and an autobiography. The materials relate to Berrett's work with the Utah Committee on Children and Youth, his research on the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' relationships with African-Americans, and various documents pertaining to his career as a professor at Brigham Young University, his time in Fairbanks, Alaska. Also included is Berett's autobiography and a biography of B. H. Roberts, the Mormon historian. Materials dated...
Dates: 1836-1993

Chronological history of Samuel Mulliner and his families

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2467
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten and handwritten family history. The handwritten sections are corrections to the text and photocopies of diary entries. Samuel Mulliner (1809-1891) was a convert to the Mormon Church. He was raised in Scotland, moved to Canada, and migrated to Utah in 1850. He had three wives and lived in Salt Lake City, Lehi, and Orderville, Utah.
Dates: 1984

Mary Ethel McNeil Gardner personal history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1504
Scope and Contents Typed, mimeographed, and bound personal history of Mary Ethel McNeil Gardner. The item gives particular emphasis on Gardner's association with the Mormon Church and her role as a Relief Society president.
Dates: 1978

Johnson family biographies

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 172
Scope and Contents Typewritten biographies and family histories. The materials relate to the families of Benjamin Franklin Johnson, Utah poneer, Mormon polygamist, farmer, and secretary to the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith. Also included are a biography of Sarah Elizabeth Senior Johnson, daughter-in-law of Benjamin Johnson, and a book of poetry.
Dates: approximately 1950

George Washington Langley

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1074
Scope and Contents Holograph biography of George Washington Langley (1818-1850). Mormon missionary and pioneer to Utah, bodyguard of prophet Brigham Young (1801-1877), and husband of Mary Turner and Martha McKinney Frost.
Dates: 1976; 1976

Era P. Lowe biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 927
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 12 leaves photocopied from a typewritten newspaper article authored by Era P. Lowe, son of Thomas G. Lowe who was a Mormon pioneer; Indian scout, missionary, and colonizer. Thomas Lowe also built tabernacles and other community buildings under the direction of Brigham Young and John Taylor. Thomas was held in high regard among the Mormons, non-Mormons, and Indians alike and served in many community and Mormon Church positions.
Dates: 1977

New facts on the life and history of Giovanni Pietro Antonio Lebolo

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 924
Scope and Contents Thirteen photocopies of a typewritten manuscript and eighteen photographs of Italian documents all bound in one volume. The typescripts are Jorgensen's account of how he became interested in Lebolo, and of how he accomplished his research on the man. Lebolo was an Egyptologist of the early 19th century.
Dates: 1976

Eliza Bratton Porter biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1502
Scope and Contents Typed, mimeographed, and bound biography of Eliza Bratton Porter. The item gives particular emphasis on Porter's association with the Mormon Church and her role as a Relief Society president.
Dates: 1978

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