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Charles L. Walker and Zaidee Walker Miles papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8222
Scope and Contents

Materials include poetry and histories of Walker and his wife Abigail Middlemass Walker. It contains an undated bound volume of typed poetry on carbon paper by Walker, Walker's history of the St. George Temple copied by his daughter Zaidee Walker Miles, and a brief unbound biography of Abigail Middlemass Walker created by Zaidee Walker Miles. Materials dated 1939-1943.

Dates: 1801-1943

Don L. Walker letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 69
Scope and Contents

Letter dated 15 Jan. 1976 and addressed to LeGrand Baker, archivist at Brigham Young University. Walker writes about his ancestors, John Beauchamp Waler and Elizabeth Ann Walker. Don tells about John and Elizabeth's conversion to the Mormon Church, their migration to Utah, their settlement in Grantsville, Utah, John's death, and Elizabeth's move to Taylor, Arizona.

Dates: approximately 1976

Carlyle Berzon Wall papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1971
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of news clippings, certificates, photographs, and a testimonial relating to the life of Carlyle Wall (1911-1978). Wall held numerous local positions for the Mormon church and was active in Santaquin, Utah politics.

Dates: 1927-1978

Lew Wallace letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 637
Scope and Contents

Three handwritten and signed letters. One is an introduction for John M. Judah to the U. S. Consul in Paris, France, sent to Judah with a brief note. Another is a request from Wallace et al. to refuse Henry M. Talbot membership in the Meridian Club.

Dates: 1897

Ernst Wallfisch collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8646
Scope and Contents

Contains viola manuscripts collected by Ernst Wallfisch.

Dates: Publication: approximately 1698-1982; Publication: Majority of material found within 1823-1982

Life story of David Ward

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3081
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm of a typewritten document. The item is a biography of David Ward who was born on 13 January 1834 in Leicester, England. He was the youngest of nine children born to William Ward and Susanna Webster Ward. David was baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on 22 February 1846. He migrated to the United States in 1847 with his mother and father. They settled near Council Bluffs, Iowa. David Ward and his family came to Salt Lake City, Utah, in...
Dates: approximately 1930

Ellen Poelman Warner autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2720
Scope and Contents

Typed autobiography. Warner graduated from East High School in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1942 and began classes at the University of Utah that year. She graduated in 1946. She married Don Warner in 1959.

Dates: 2001

Merrill Warnick biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1750
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typed biography of Merrill Warnick which includes the autobiography of Lurena Warnick. He became very active in dairymen's associations and she in 4-H activities. This item includes photocopies of family pictures.

Dates: 1979

Washburn biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2683
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies of two persons with copies. The dates of the composition of these materials are uncertain. The items are biographies of Tamer Washburn Washburn (1805-1886) and Flora Clarinda Gleason Washburn (1819- ). Each person was a Mormon pioneer to Utah. Flora lived in Manti, Utah.

Dates: approximately 1930

Autobiographies, miscelleanous notes, and diary of Joseph William Watkins

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1563
Scope and Contents This collection consists of autobiographies and autobiographical notes and sketches by Oscar Watkins. These materials also contain miscellaneous notes relating to Watkin's family history and genealogy and to financial transactions and land boundary questions. Also included is the diary of Joseph William Watkins (1854-1888) for the years 1885-1888. A photocopy of this journal is also available in the collection. The account book of Golden Howlett of Alpine, Utah for the years 1882-1884 is...
Dates: 1882-1959

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