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Sadie Ollerton Clark autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1714
Scope and Contents

Typescript of Sadie Clark's autobiography. She was raised in Parowan, Utah and married a Standard Oil Company executive who became a patriarch in the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1980

William Clark letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 578
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter dated May 28, 1794. Clark requests that whiskey be delivered to the Chickasaw Indians.

Dates: 1794 May 28

Biographical sketch of Ellen Drew Gemmel Clarke

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3303
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography of Ellen Drew Gemmel Clarke by an unknown author. Ellen was born in Scotland in 1839, converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1849, migrated to Utah in 1861, settled in American Fork, married James Clarke in 1862, and had five children.

Dates: 1930

Henry Clay correspondence with William Pettes

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 598
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters between Clay and William Petters. On Aug. 24, 1845 Pettes wrote to Clay apologizing for the rude conduct of a driver in Pettes' employment. Clay responded in a letter dated Aug. 27, 1845 stating that the matter was of little importance and requesting that the driver not be discharged over the incident.

Dates: 1845 August

Henry Clay letter to Thomas Ewing

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 550
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter written on July 19, 1849 and sent to Thomas Ewing. The item is a recommendation for David Todd for a position in government. Clay speaks highly of David and of the Todd family.

Dates: 1849 July 19

Charles C. Clayton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1792
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings, correspondence, scrapbooks, club rosters, programs, and essays. Clayton wrote for the St. Louis Globe-Democrat newspaper. The materials relate to Clayton's work as a journalist and include many of his editorials and other reporting.

Dates: 1921-1970

Biography of Joseph Smith Clements and his wife, Roxie Ann Baker Clements

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2787
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten dual biography. Joseph Smith Clements was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1842. He came to Utah in 1849. He live in Salt Lake City and in Stockton, Utah. Roxie Ann Baker was born in 1849 in Des Moines, Iowa, and came to Utah in 1850. Joseph married Roxie Ann, and they had 12 children. They were both members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They lived in American Fork, Utah. Joseph died in 1895, and Roxie Ann...
Dates: 1958

Robert James Coffey autobiography and poems

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1633
Scope and Contents

One bound volume and one loose volume of autobiographical notes, poems, and scrapbook materials along with photocopies of the collection. Coffey served in a Pennsylvania regiment of the Union Army during the American Civil War (1861-1865). He participated in a large number of campaigns and gives detailed accounts of army life. There are also printed copies of many of the poems Coffey was able to publish.

Dates: 1861-1903

Collection on Eureka, Utah

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 9193
Scope and Contents

Contains photographs of members of the Eureka Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints after a church meeting, a biographical sketch of Mina Orton Davey, and notes describing the aforementioned photographs. The photographs are dated approximately 1915 and the biographical sketch is dated 1939.

Dates: approximately 1915-1939

Collection on Louisa May Alcott and family

 Collection — Box: 2
Identifier: Vault MSS 503
Scope and Contents Contains handwritten and signed letters of Louisa May Alcott and her sister, May Alcott Nieriker, and other family members, friends, and associates. 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 photocopied portraits, a sound recording and transcript of a 1947 radio adaptation of "Little Women," and various other writings by Alcott. Materials dated 1837-1947,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1837-1947; Majority of material found within 1837-1888

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Clark, William, 1770-1838 3
Durrant, Ella E., 1893-1963 3
Hartley, L. P. (Leslie Poles), 1895-1972 3
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Mott, Albert S. 3
Park, James Pollock, 1821-1889 3
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Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 2
Archer, Patience Loader Rozsa, 1827-1921 2
Armstrong, Anthony, 1897-1976 2
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Baker, Glen, 1908-1988 2
Baker, LeGrand 2
Bean, Elizabeth Baum, 1834-1916 2
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 2
Bern Switzerland Temple (Zollikofen, Switzerland) 2
Berrett, William E. (William Edwin) (1902-1993) 2
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Brannan, Sam, 1819-1889 2
Brigham Young University. Department of Zoology 2
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Carson, Kit, 1809-1868 2
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Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
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Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 2
Hart, James H., 1825-1906 2
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 2
Hess, Margaret Steed 2
Holmes, Blair 2
Hunt, Wilson Price, 1783?-1842 2
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Jagger, Dean, 1903-1991 2
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson (1898-1987) 2
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Kelly family 2
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 2
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Lisa, Manuel, 1772-1820 2
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