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Zina Presendia Young Williams Card papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1421
Abstract

Correspondence, autobiographical and biographical materials, patriarchal blessings, legal documents, news articles, and miscellaneous items. The materials document the life and career of Card including her affiliation with Brigham Young Academy, the Mormon Church, and various civic organizations. The items also relate to the towns of Cardston, Alberta; Logan, Utah; and Provo, Utah. Also included is correspondence with various Mormon Church leaders and that of her husband, Charles O. Card.

Dates: 1881-1930

George Edward Percy Careless funeral transcript

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8573
Dates: 1930-1932

Thomas Carlin certificate for Joseph Smith

 Item
Identifier: Vault MSS 411
Scope and Contents

Printed and handwritten certificate, dated 13 June 1842, and signed by Carlin. The item affirms that Joseph Smith, the first president of the Mormon Church, is elected mayor of Nauvoo, Illinois. On the reverse of the manuscript is found a handwritten copy of the oath of office for mayor which is signed by Joseph Smith.

Dates: 1842 June 13

Reuben McBride certificate

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 120
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed certificate, dated 28 Jan. 1870, and verifying that Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church, owns two lots of property in Fillmore, Utah.

Dates: 1870 January 28

Thomas Chamberlain diaries

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 990
Scope and Contents

Three diaries (1875, 1880-1882, 1893-1896), genealogical group sheets of Chamberlain's families, and ten photocopied photographs of Chamberlain and his wives and children. The two earliest items are photocopies of holograph manuscripts while the third is a typescript.

Dates: 1875-1896

Talitha C. Avery Cheney autobiography and a biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3237
Scope and Contents Photocopy of microfilm copy of a typed autobiography. Cheney writes about her early life and her conversion to the Mormon Church in 1837. She moved with her family to Nauvoo, Illinois, where she heard sermons by Joseph Smith (1805-1844), the first president of the Mormon Church. She also heard Brigham Young (1801-1877), second president of the Mormon Church. Talitha married William Howard Avery in 1844. He died in 1847. She migrated to Utah in 1853 and married Elam Cheney. She lived...
Dates: 1895-1935

Augustus L. Chetlain letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 160
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Chetlain invites young to dinner at the Townsend House and writes concerning an invitation to Young's farm. Also included is a letter from Annie M. Chetlain, Augustus' wife, to Young thanking him for some strawberries.

Dates: 1867

Church Association of Utah Stake of Zion Articles of Incorporation

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6006
Abstract

Copy of the Church Association of Utah Stake of Zion Articles of Incorporation, 1886.

Dates: 1886

Church business card

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 63
Abstract

The folder contains a printed and signed business card from 1884. The item authorizes the transmission of messages relating to the business of the Mormon Church. The item was signed by John Taylor, third president of the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1884

Church Committee letter to Governor William Owsley

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 740
Scope and Contents

Contains a photocopy and transcription of a 4-page letter from Brigham Young and others (on behalf of the Church Committee) to "His Excellency" Governor William Owsley of Illinois, petitioning for more time to prepare to leave Nauvoo, dated April 30, 1845.

Dates: 1845 April 30

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 501
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Letters 229
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Latter Day Saints -- Correspondence 72
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Minutes (Records) 23
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Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 20
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Certificates 17
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Latter Day Saint churches -- Apostles 16
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Correspondence 15
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Latter Day Saint churches -- History -- 19th century 9
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 152
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 101
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 60
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 18
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 18
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Taylor, John, 1808-1887 18
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 14
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 14
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 13
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 11
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 9
Rigdon, Sidney, 1793-1876 8
Smith, George Albert, 1870-1951 8
Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 8
Salt Lake Temple 7
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 7
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 6
Smith, Joseph Fielding, 1876-1972 6
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 6
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 5
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 5
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 5
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 5
McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 5
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 5
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 5
Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933 5
Smith family 5
Smith, Emma Hale 5
Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901 5
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 5
Benson, Ezra Taft 4
Brigham Young University 4
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 4
Cowdery, Oliver 4
Hyde, Orson, 1805-1878 4
Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938 4
Kimball, Spencer W., 1895-1985 4
Lee, Harold B., 1899-1973 4
Lund, Anthon H., 1844-1921 4
Maeser, Karl G. 4
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 4
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 4
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 4
Andrus, Hyrum L. (Hyrum Leslie), 1924-2015 3
Bernhisel, John M. (John Milton), 1799-1881 3
Deseret Sunday School Union 3
Hawkins, Frank S. 3
Hinckley, Gordon Bitner, 1910-2008 3
Logan Temple (Utah) 3
McConkie, Bruce R. 3
Penrose, Charles W. (Charles William), 1832-1925 3
Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857 3
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 3
Smith, William, 1811-1893 3
Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941 3
Talmage, Merry May Booth, 1868-1944 3
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 3
Whitaker, John Mills, 1863-1960 3
Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952 3
Adams, Dale W. 2
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 2
Ballard, Melvin Joseph, 1873-1939 2
Bennett, John Cook, 1804-1867 2
Brannan, Sam, 1819-1889 2
Brigham Young Academy 2
Bullock, Thomas, 1816-1885 2
Cannon, Frank J. 2
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 2
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 2
Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites) 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Alpine Utah Stake 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Presiding Bishopric 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Salem Ward (Salem, Utah) 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sevier Stake 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Utah Stake 2
Clark, James R. (James Ratcliffe), 1910-1995 2
Clayton, William, 1814-1879 2
Coltrin, Zebedee, 1804-1887 2
Conover, William H. 2
Cowley, Matthew, 1897-1953 2
Dame, William Horne, 1819-1884 2
Frame, Robert M., 1934-2015 2
Hart, James H., 1825-1906 2
Jesus Christ 2
Johnson, Robert L. (Robert Lewis), 1819-1901 2
Jones, Dan, 1810-1862 2
Kane, Thomas L. (Thomas Leiper), 1822-1883 2
Keeler, Daniel Mandeville 2
Keeler, Joseph B. (Joseph Brigham), 1855-1935 2
Knight, Jesse, 1845-1921 2
Lambert, George C. (George Cannon), 1848- 2
Lee, S. Norman (Severin Norman), 1875-1963 2
McKenzie, David, 1833-1912 2
McLellin, William E. (William Earl) 2
Moore, David 2
Nauvoo Temple (Nauvoo, Ill. : 1841-1850) 2
Nibley, Charles W. (Charles Wilson), 1849-1931 2
Nibley, Hugh, 1910-2005 2
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