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Louisa May Alcott papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 503
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed correspondence of Louisa May Alcott and her sister, May Alcott Nieriker and various other family members and writers. The letters are of both a private and professional nature, and discuss social engagements, familial affairs, writing schedules, and upcoming publications. Also included are two portraits, a sound recording with transcript of a radio adaptation of "Little Women," the poem recording with transcript of a radio adaption of "Little Women," the poem "Lines to a...
Dates: 1862-1888

George Alley papers

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 727
Abstract Account and receipt books, family correspondence, diary of Stephen Webb Alley, genealogy, family history materials, and memorabilia of the George Alley family. Photographs include studio portraits of Lydia Ann Alley and Susan Hannah Alley Wells, polygamist wives of Mormon Church leader, Daniel H. Wells, and a portrait of George Alley's wife, Mary Symond Alley. A majority of the photos were taken by Salt Lake City photographer Charles R. Savage. The photographs are albumen and matte collodion...
Dates: 1834-1891

David Hammond Allred letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 79
Scope and Contents Letter dated January 24, 1976 and addressed to LeGrand Baker, an archivist at Brigham Young University. Allred writes about John Markland Jones, a convert to the Mormon Church who migrated to Utah and later to Los Angeles County, California.
Dates: 1976

Jedediah Stanley Anderson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1639
Scope and Contents Correspondence, certificates, journals, newespaper articles, pamphlets, magazines, notes, and personal items. The correspondence is between Anderson , his family, friends, and leaders of the Mormon Church. Many of the items deal with personal and family matters. The diaries are in six volumes and include genealogical items. The newspaper clippings relate to Anderson and his family.
Dates: 1887-1950

John Jacob Astor letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 579
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter. Astor states he has received payment for a shipment of beaver pelts and wool.
Dates: 1820

William Frank Atkin papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 341
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, and a biography. The diaries relate to Atkin's missions to New Zealand from 1903 to 1906 and from 1916 to 1918. The correspondence is from family members and friends and largely relates to family matters and to Atkin's missionary activities. The biography is a history of Atkin's father, Thomas Atkin (1833-1919), who was a Mormon pioneer that was active in Tooele County politics. The biography also includes information about the Mormon response to the Utah Expedition...
Dates: 1883-1919

Barton Orville Aylesworth correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 826
Scope and Contents This collection consists of letters sent to Barton Orville Aylesworth in response to his inquiries. Aylesworth asked these writers of both fiction and factual books to tell him about themselves and about their writings. The replies were mostly short, autobiographical, and often included lists of publications. The letters were usually hand-written and were signed by the authors. Most of the authors sent only one letter, but several sent two, including Bliss Perry (1860-1954), William Wetmore...
Dates: 1877-1906, 1894-1895

Crystal and Glen Baker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1596
Scope and Contents Financial records, correspondence, miscellaneous items, and histories of the Baker family. Also included are three volumes of Peterson family genealogy and history by Ruby Brown Bradfield.
Dates: 1883-1988

Baker family family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 332
Scope and Contents Typewritten biographies, letters, diaries and genealogy sheets relating to the Baker family, converts to Mormonism and settlers of Southern Utah.
Dates: 1850-1950

Eve Ball papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3096
Abstract Collection includes research, publications, business records, and photographs which Eve Ball used in her day-to-day life.
Dates: 1855-1984

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Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 9
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Clark, William, 1770-1838 3
Hartley, L. P. (Leslie Poles), 1895-1972 3
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 3
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 3
Utah. Legislature 3
Arrington, Leonard J. 2
Baker family 2
Baker, LeGrand 2
Berrett, William E. (William Edwin) 2
Bonneville, Benjamin Louis Eulalie de, 1796-1878 2
Cannon, Donald Q., 1936- 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 2
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 2
Dearborn, Henry 2
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 2
Gregg family 2
Johnson, Cleo Grigg, 1905- 2
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 2
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 2
Lee, S. Norman (Severin Norman), 1875-1963 2
Luckett, Thomas C. 2
McClellan, George Brinton 2
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 2
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 2
Teller, Henry Moore, 1830-1914 2
University of Utah 2
Walker family 2
Yore, Clem (Clement), 1875-1936 2
Young, Zina Diantha Huntington Jacobs Smith, 1821-1901 2
Acland, Alice, 1912- 1
Alcott family 1
Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 1
Alcott, May, 1840-1879 1
Allen, Inez Knight, 1876-1937 1
Allen, Mark K. (Mark Knight), 1905-1996 1
Alley family 1
Alley, George, 1792-1859 1
Alley, Mary Symonds, 1796-1880 1
Alley, Stephen Webb 1
Allred, David Hammond 1
Alofsen, Solomon, 1808-1876 1
Anderson, Jedediah Stanley, 1866-1950 1
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993 1
Anderson, Robert, 1805-1871 1
Asay, Carlos E., 1926- 1
Ashton, MaryAnne Butler 1
Astor, John Jacob, 1763-1848 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Aylesworth, Barton Orville, 1860-1933 1
Badger, Louisa Adeline Noble 1
Baker, Crystal, 1913-1983 1
Baker, Glen, 1908-1988 1
Ball, Eve 1
Ballif, Algie E. (Algie Eggertsen), 1896-1984 1
Ballif, Emma Smith, 1864-1942, 1864-1942 1
Ballif, George S. (George Smith), 1894-1977 1
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 1
Barlow, James Madison 1
Barnes, William 1
Bartok, Bela, 1881-1945 1
Barton, Bruce, 1886-1967 1
Bateman family 1
Bateman, Samuel, 1832-1911 1
Beard, George, 1854-1944 1
Beard, Sarah Lovenia Bullock, 1859-1932 1
Beauchamp, William Martin, 1830-1925 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 1
Bedford family 1
Beesley, Ebenezer, 1840-1906 1
Belnap, Gilbert, 1821-1899 1
Bennion, Lowell E. 1
Berlin, Andrew E. 1
Berlin, Frederick Arthur 1
Billy, the Kid 1
Blanchard, John Reid 1
Blom, Frans Ferdinand, 1893-1963 1
Blue Bench Irrigation Company 1
Bohler family 1
Boller, Henry A., 1836-1902 1
Boller, Mary Parsons 1
Bott, Henry R. 1
Botts family 1
Bowen, Elizabeth, 1899-1973 1
Bradfield, Ruby Brown 1
Bradford family 1
Bradley family 1
Branson family 1
Breasted, James Henry, 1865-1935 1
Brigham Young High School (Provo, Utah) 1
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Art 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Political Science (1921-1979) 1
Brigham Young University. Library 1
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