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Wylma J. Callahan Ade autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2610
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography. Ade was born in Iowa in 1920. She served as a nurse in the United States military from 1942 to 1946. She served on the island of Espirutu Santo in the New Hebrides and in other areas as well. She also writes about her conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Ade worked for many years as a public health nurse and retired in 1979.
Dates: 2002

Adventurous story of an army nurse during World War II and the Korean Conflict

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2606
Scope and Contents Typed autobiography. Kauffroth was born in 1922 and studied nursing at the LDS Hospital School of Nursing in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was stationed in Brigham City, Utah, and India during World War II. She married Sylvester Kauffroth in 1953.
Dates: 2002

Jose Maria Albiza petition

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1871
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten document. The item is a petition from Albiza requesting a discharge from the army for medical reasons.
Dates: 1831

Laura Ellen Alley autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2623
Scope and Contents Typed autobiography. Laura Ellen Alley was born in 1923 in Bancroft, Idaho. She served as a nurse in the McCaw General Hospital in Walla Walla, Washington, at the end of World War II.
Dates: 2000

America's call to arms print

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1142
Scope and Contents Printed speech presented before a joint session of congress on April 2, 1917 asking for a declaration of war against Germany. The item was written by Konrad Kail and is called "America's call to Arms." Kail used dark and light pen strokes in writing the speech which make a profile portrait of Wilson.
Dates: 1917

Alice Lofgren Andrus autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2622
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography. Alice Lofgren was born in Huntsville, Utah, in 1919. She was a nurse during World War II serving at Oak Knoll Naval Hospital in Oakland, California, and on the USS Consolation. She married Ralph J. Andrus in 1949.
Dates: 2000

Anonymous autobiography of a Mormon nurse who served in Vietnam

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2608
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography by an unnamed nurse. The author joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served on at least two tours in Vietnam as a nurse. She tells about the difficulties of helping men who died and about how she has tried to cope with the trauma of her experiences.
Dates: 2002

Virginia Armstrong autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2624
Scope and Contents Typed autobiography. Armstrong joined the Army Nurse Corps in April of 1941. She served in Barnes General Hospital in Vancouver, Washington. She later went to Fitzsimmons General Hospital in Denver, Colorado. She was discharged honorably in July 1942.
Dates: 2000

Deanna Johnson Nielsen autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2710
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography for the Nurses at War project. Neilsen joined the military in 1975. She served during operation Desert Storm. She married Jay Neilsen in 1978.
Dates: 2001

Russel Benson Backus collection on Albert Galliton Earl and Elvira Egbert Carson

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8921
Scope and Contents Contains biographical materials on Russel Benson Backus' ancestors, Albert Galliton Earl and Elvira Egbert Carson. Carson's autobiography covers 1821-1898 and discusses her life as a Mormon pioneer. Earl's biography, written by his daughter Elizabeth Elvira Earl Cordner, covers 1846-1909 and discusses his experiences in the Civil War and as a businessman in Utah. The collection includes original documents as well as photocopies, and both biographies are available on DVD. Materials dated...
Dates: 1865-2016

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Teller, Henry Moore, 1830-1914 2
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Ade, Wylma J. Callahan, 1920-2018 1
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Anderson, Robert, 1805-1871 1
Andrus, Alice Lofgren, 1919-2003 1
Armstrong, Francis, 1839-1899 1
Armstrong, Virginia Scherbel 1
Backus, Russel Benson 1
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Ballif, Algie E. (Algie Eggertsen), 1896-1984 1
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Barnes, William 1
Barton, Bruce, 1886-1967 1
Beauchamp, William Martin, 1830-1925 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 1
Bennion, Howard S. (Howard Sharp), 1889-1971 1
Bennion, Mervyn Sharp, 1887-1941 1
Benson, Ezra T. (Ezra Taft), 1811-1869 1
Bernal, Jose Antonio 1
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Blamforth, Janet Roberts 1
Blomberg, Earl L., 1908- 1
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Brannan, Sam, 1819-1889 1
Brigham Young University 1
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Burton, Estelle M. 1
Butt, Willard George Richard 1
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Camp, A. L. 1
Camp, Charles 1
Campbell, Beverly (Beverly Brough) 1
Cannon, Robert M. (Robert Mylchrist), 1901-1976 1
Carr, Ralph L. (Ralph Lawrence), 1887-1950 1
Carson, Elvira Egbert, 1821-1908 1
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
Chipman, Sadie 1
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Choteau family 1
Clamorgan, Jacques, -1814 1
Clark, W. P. 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
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Colton, Hugh W. (Hugh Wilkens), 1901-1990 1
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Croxton, John Thomas, 1837-1874 1
Cummings, Julian William, 1915-2002 1
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Dare, Ruth Udy 1
Davidson, Ephraim C. 1
Davis, E. J. (Edmund Jackson), 1827-1883 1
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Day, Eliza Jane Staker, 1860-1948 1
Dixon, Beverly Rasband, 1920-2000 1
Doerig, Idonna Davis 1
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Dusenberry, Warren N. (Warren Newton), 1836-1915 1
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Harris, Maurine 1
Hatch, Daniel 1
Hjelm, Lue Ann 1
Hofmann, Mark 1
Hopkins, Charles, 1810-1863 1
Hopkins, Mary E. S., 1825-1903 1
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