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Don Byron Colton papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7481
Scope and Contents

Collection includes several forms of documentation of Don Byron Colton's participation within The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a biography written by his wife, Grace S. Colton. Also included are several artifacts such as spectacles, a wooden hatchet, and ties.

Dates: 1876-1952

Harold G. Connell papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7010
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photographs, scrapbooks, correspondence, memorabilia, medical records, music, research notes, and family histories. The materials document Connell's personal and professional lives, including his service as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to the Palestine, Syria, Mission. Materials date from 1947 to 1967.

Dates: 1947-1993

William Horne Dame slate

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8260
Overview

Slate made by William H. Dame in approximately the 1860s.

Dates: approximately 1860s

John R. Howard tithing receipt

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 692
Scope and Contents

Printed document with handwritten entries. Receipt for tithing in kind totaling $3.75 by John R. Howard of the Salt Lake City 20th Ward.

Dates: 1880

The Latter-day Saints' printing, publishing, & emigration office

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 113
Overview

The folder contains an etching of a building located at 42 Islington, Liverpool, England which served as a business location for the Mormon Church in 1889.

Dates: 1889

Hyrum M. Smith diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 247
Scope and Contents

Typescript of a diary which describes a trip to Yellowstone National Park.

Dates: 1893

Eliza R. Snow wooden box and spoon

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 9052
Content Description

Contains a round wooden box that belonged to Eliza R. Snow. It was donated to the BYU President's Office in 1973 by H. R. Wilson of Santa Rosa, California. According to description by donor, the box belonged to Eliza R. Snow and was used when going to Utah in early 1846-1847. The box includes a wooden spoon that supposedly came with the box.

Dates: approximately 1846-1847

Brigham Young eyeglasses

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 9053
Scope and Contents

A pair of eyeglasses that were made for Brigham Young after coming to Utah in 1847, and were left at the home of Emma Gardner in Payson or Nephi, Utah, on one his trips south prior to 1865.

Dates: approximately 1865