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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

Max Dickson Weaver theses

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 986
Scope and Contents

Thesis outlining the life and art works of Calvin Fletcher, art professor at Utah State, includes photocopies of photographs of his works as part of Weaver's Master of Arts in Education degree.

Dates: 1955

A web of family : letters from a Kentucky family

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3956
Scope and Contents Contains letters from a Kentucky Family, 1816-1896, contains ninety-two letters written by members of the family of Dr. Louis Marshall, of "Buckpond," Woodford County, Kentucky, or by close relatives. There are eight letters from Chief Justice John Marshall which touch on affairs at "Buckpond." 257 typed pages, including a title page, 5 page preface and 40 page introduction with biographies of family members. These are mostly domestic letters written from women to women about babies, diets...
Dates: 1816-1896

Life story of Aunt Emma Webb

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3080
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten manuscript. The item is a biography of Mary Emma Lowder Webb, who was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1863. Her family moved to Parowan, Utah, in 1863 and then to Panguitch, Utah, in 1864. The family moved to Paragoonah, Utah, in 1866 because of the Black Hawk War with Ute Indians. At the end of hostilities, the family returned to Parowan. Most of the account is told in the words of Mary Emma Lowder Webb which was probably edited by Luella...
Dates: circa 1952

Biography of Martha Carless Webb : came to Utah 1867

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2476
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Martha Carless was born in England in 1831 and married William Rawlings Webb in 1854. They joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1860, migrated to Utah in 1867, and settled in American Fork. She died in 1905.

Dates: 1935

Edgar A. Wedgewood biographical materials

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1354
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings about the life and career of Edgar A. Wedgewood who was a soldier and lawyer in Utah.

Dates: 1898-1920

David Henry Weech journal and life story

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3013
Scope and Contents

Journal entries, 1901-1957, includes iformation on the founding and development of Pima, Arizona. Autobiography details memories of his childhood in Pima; attendance at Brigham Young Academy, 1892-1893; marriage; church service. Also includes information on his first wife, Estella Newell, and his second wife, Hannah May Allen. Also includes information on his parents, children and other family members.

Dates: 1901-1957

Bessie Rachel Weeter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2625
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography of Bessie Rachel Weeter by an unknown author. Weeter graduated from the LDS Hospital School of Nursing in Salt Lake City, Utah. She served in the U.S. Navy Nurse Corps for 31 years and retired in 1976. She died in 1999.

Dates: 2000

Kenneth E. Weight papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5690
Scope and Contents

Materials consist of a Brigham Young University track warm-up cloak and pennant collected by Kenneth E. Weight. Materials also include a life history prepared by Weight, both printed and on a USB flash drive. The life history was completed in 1977 but published by his family in 2014. Dated 1919-2014.

Dates: 1919-2014

My father, John Shaw Welch

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2734
Scope and Contents

This brief biography describes the life of John Shaw Welch. It emphasizes his roles as principal of the Maori Agricultural College and as Idaho Commissioner of Agriculture. The biography was written by his son, John Stanley Welch.

Dates: 2003

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Immigration and American Expansion 215
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American Fork (Utah) -- History 121
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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 12
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Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 11
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Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 9
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 9
Clark, Sadie Ollerton, 1901-1992 6
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 5
Buckwalter, Eliza W. 4
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Gardner, Nathan H. 4
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 4
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Lund, Nora 4
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Buck, Claude, 1890-1974 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 3
Clark family 3
Clark, William, 1770-1838 3
Durrant, Ella E., 1893-1963 3
Hartley, L. P. (Leslie Poles), 1895-1972 3
Jensen family 3
Mott, Albert S. 3
Park, James Pollock, 1821-1889 3
Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857 3
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 3
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Smith, Lot 3
Stout, Dora M. Hall, 1878-1940 3
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Alston, Louisa Grant 2
Andrus family 2
Andrus, Hyrum L. (Hyrum Leslie), 1924-2015 2
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 2
Archer, Patience Loader Rozsa, 1827-1921 2
Armstrong, Anthony, 1897-1976 2
Baker family 2
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
Boggs, Lillburn W., 1792-1860 2
Bonneville, Benjamin Louis Eulalie de, 1796-1878 2
Brannan, Sam, 1819-1889 2
Brigham Young University. Department of Zoology 2
Britton, Richard 2
Carson, Kit, 1809-1868 2
Christensen, C. C. A. (Carl Christian Anton), 1831-1912 2
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Clark, Leigh William, 1900-1992 2
Clarke, Rissa M. (Rissa Merkley), 1909-1986 2
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 2
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Cox, Cordelia Morley, 1823- 2
Crosby, Jonathan 2
Dansie, Charlotte Rudland, 1829-1862 2
DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959 2
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Durrant, Elizabeth Jane Ginger 2
Durrant, Jemima Berry Henson, 1836-1904 2
Durrant, Kezia Keys 2
Elliott, Norma Larson, 1916-2009 2
Greenwood, Ann Crystal 2
Greenwood, Jane L. R. (Jane Leah Robinson), 1882-1970 2
Hall, John Charles, 1821-1890 2
Hall, Keziah DeGrey, 1837-1905 2
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
Iverson, Haydee Jackson 2
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 2
Jackson, Ellen Wright, 1836-1904 2
Jagger, Dean, 1903-1991 2
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 2
Johnson family 2
Kelly family 2
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 2
Leithead family 2
Lisa, Manuel, 1772-1820 2
Luckett, Thomas C. 2
Lund, Terry 2
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