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William M. Agar letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 9329
Scope and Contents

Contains a letter sent from William M. Agar to Burgess Meredith for the purpose of advertising the publication "International Correspondence" provided by Freedom House. Agar writes that he has enclosed the most recent issue of the publication, and remarks upon its reputation as a trusted and important news source. Agar then explains how Meredith can sign up to receive the service, and asks him to provide a letter of commendation should he find it a valuable service. Dated May 10, 1942.

Dates: 1942 May 10

George Alley papers

 Collection — Box: 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

Frederick and Samuel Auerbach contract

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2348
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed contract dated 17 Dec. 1894. Frederick and Samuel Auerbach agree to purchase property in Salt Lake City, Utah for business purposes.

Dates: 1894

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

William Abraham Bell letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 625
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter addressed to Mr. Walker and dated August 10, 1900. It concerns the expected arrival of Bell's family in New York enroute to England. It also states that Bell accepts Walker's offer to leave Bell's son Archie in Walker's care during the abscence of their family. Bell also writes about the market for "mobiles."

Dates: 1900 August 10

Adam S. Bennion papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1
Scope and Contents

Speeches, meeting minutes, reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to Bennion's personal, educational, business, and religious activities. The largest amount of the materials relate to his speeches. The bulk of correspondence is between other apostles and general authorities of the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1909-1958

Biography of Glen E. Nielson

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 51
Abstract

The collection contains typewritten biographies of Glen E. Nielson that was read when he was given an honorary doctor's degree at Brigham Young University. Nielson organized the Huskie Oil Company and served in numerous community and Mormon Church positions.

Dates: 1957

G. M. Blair letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2196
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter addressed to "Mr Valentine Gephart & Family." Blair describes life in Butte, Montana and expresses his desires to return to Ohio.

Dates: 1898

Perrin Bliss letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2222
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letters written from Chicago, Illinois and addressed to "Brother and Sister" Samuel and Eunice Moore, Mormons living in Utah. Bliss writes about family matters, the weather, the state and national economies, slavery, and Mormon polygamy. Bliss states that the Mormons should not practice slavery and that polygamy will not work.

Dates: 1857-1860

Mary P. Boller and Henry A. Boller papers

 Collection
Identifier: Vault MSS 652
Scope and Contents

Contains handwritten letters and diaries by Mary P. Boller and Henry A. Boller, speeches given by Mary in Denver, Colorado, a scrapbook of clippings, a notebook of poetry clippings, a handwritten essay and photocopies of publications by Henry A. Boller or inscribed to him, and other loose ephemera. Diaries discuss personal affairs, and the letters deal with both personal and professional issues and document the literary career of Mary Boller. Materials dated 1853-1959.

Dates: 1853-1959

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Letters 54
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Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 12
Home and Family 11
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 10
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Agriculture and Natural Resources 9
Autobiographies 9
Businessmen -- Utah -- Provo 8
Certificates 8
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 8
Photographs 8
Businessmen -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- Correspondence 7
Mines and Mineral Resources 7
Scrapbooks 7
Biographies 6
Newspapers 6
Politics, Government, and Law 6
Receipts (Acknowledgments) 6
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 5
Church Government 5
Mines and mineral resources -- Utah -- History 5
Businessmen -- Utah 4
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Patriarchal blessings (Latter Day Saint churches) -- History 4
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Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Provo -- History 3
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Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 3
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Postcards 2
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Utah -- History 2
Albumen prints 1
American Fork (Utah) -- History 1
American newspapers -- Utah 1
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Authors, American -- 19th century 1
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Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 11
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 10
Brigham Young University 3
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 3
Cannon, Frank J. 3
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Nibley, Charles W. (Charles Wilson), 1849-1931 3
Preston, William Bowker, 1830-1908 3
Walker, Joseph Robinson, 1836-1901 3
Bowman, Will W. (Will Wattis), 1901-1974 2
Brannan, Sam, 1819-1889 2
Cannon, Angus M. (Angus Munn) 2
Clawson, H. B. (Hiram B.) 2
Elggren, Albert L. (Albert Lewis), 1902-1984 2
Hinckley, Arza E. (Arza Erastus), 1827-1901 2
Knight, Jesse, 1845-1921 2
Taylor, Thomas Nicholls, 1868-1950 2
Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909 2
Utah Power & Light Company 2
Agar, William M. (William MacDonough), 1894-1972 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
Auerbach, Frederick H. 1
Auerbach, Samuel H., 1847-1920 1
Backus, Russel Benson 1
Bell, William Abraham 1
Bennion, Adam S. (Adam Samuel), 1886-1958 1
Benson, Ezra Taft 1
Blair, G. M. 1
Bliss family 1
Bliss, Perrin 1
Blue Bench Irrigation Company 1
Bohler family 1
Boller, Henry A., 1836-1902 1
Boller, Mary P., 1843-1910 1
Boy Scouts of America 1
Brigham Young Academy 1
Brown, Edward Terry 1
Butler, William Reed 1
Calder, David O., 1823-1884 1
Cannon, John Q. (John Quayle), 1857-1931 1
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 1
Carson, Elvira Egbert, 1821-1908 1
Chamberlin, Richard 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. British Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Uintah Ward (Ogden, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Utah Stake 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association 1
Collier, James B. 1
Collins, S. S. (Sam S.) 1
Colvin, Levi Alexander 1
Confederate States of America 1
Converse, George W. 1
Coon, John H. 1
Cordner, Elizabeth Elvira Earl, 1877-1949 1
Cowley, Matthew, 1897-1953 1
Daniels family 1
Daniels, Cecily 1
Daniels, William Cooke, 1870-1918 1
Deseret Building and Loan Company 1
Dunlap, Florence McClure 1
Earl, Albert Galliton, 1856-1909 1
Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 1
Ferguson, Paul D. 1
Fillerup family 1
Fillerup, Bessy Kirkham 1
Fillerup, Leonard Atmone 1
Fitzpatrick, J.F. (John Francis), 1887-1960 1
Fleming, Augustus, 1785-1865 1
Fletcher, Charles D. 1
Freedman, Claire Heilner, 1933- 1
Freedom House (U.S.) 1
Gardiner, Richard Arthur 1
Gephart, Valentine 1
Gosch, Christopher Henry 1
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 1
Grant, William, 1838-1916 1
Hagerty, Abel 1
Hall, Alfred 1
Hall, Frank 1
Harris, Annie May Perry 1
Harris, Ole Van 1
Hedquist, Alexander, 1872-1965 1
Hedquist, Vivia, 1885-1962 1
Hedquist, Walter Strong, 1900-1986 1
Heilner (Family : Heilner, Aron, 1802-1891) 1
Heilner, Aron, 1802-1891 1
Heilner, Helmut Richard Otto, 1917-2013 1
Heilner, Sanford Joseph, 1936-1985 1
Heilner, Seligmann, 1823-1886 1
Heilner, Sigmund, 1834-1917 1
Hicks, Nephi Chunn 1
Hurst, Carol Bayles, 1914-2004 1
Hurst, William Riley, 1908-2000 1
Huskie Oil Company 1
Jesse Knight Endowment Fund 1
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