Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 71 - 80 of 2363

Joseph Young and Seymour B. Young papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 513
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography and an account of Joseph Young's death and funeral by his son, Seymour B. Young. Joseph writes about his conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and comments on various doctrines of that faith.

Dates: approximately 1881

James I. Steel autobiography and family records

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 516
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography with family records apparently also copied by Steel. James Steel converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England and migrated to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1854. He later settled in Tooele County, Utah. Steel entered into polygamy in 1874. Also included are ordinations and patriarchal blessings of family members. Steel also writes about his visions and dreams.

Dates: 1879-1910

Autobiography of Elder James Ferguson Bell, including a history of the Malta Mission

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7528
Scope and Contents

Typescript copy of the original autobiography by Bell, describing his life between April 1827 to March 1855. The document also contains information about the work of Bell during his presidency in the Malta Mission from 1853 to 1855. Original document was written in Pitman shorthand. The transcription is dated November 1998.

Dates: 1853

Autobiography of Eliza Ann McKee Chambers

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7648
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten transcript of the autobiography, transcribed by Eunice Stella Iverson Gardner. The autobiography describes Chamber's life as a Mormon pioneer and includes descriptions of her daily activities, town dances, and visits from President Brigham Young. Includes a description of her marriage Joseph Chambers and her travels with her husband and children to various western states. A note is included at the end of the notebook from M. Ray Hiatt in 2001, whose wife was a...
Dates: 1934

Autobiography of Wesley C. Carter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 9179
Scope and Contents

Contains an autobiography of the life of Wesley C. Carter. Includes information about his personal and professional activities. Includes personal stories from his childhood, adolescent, and adult life, notes positions held in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and discusses the work he completed while serving his building missions in the British Isles and the Southern United States. Dated approximately 1993.

Dates: approximately 1993

John Peter Rasmus Johnson autograph album

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 13
Scope and Contents

Handwritten autographs and notes written by Mormons in prison for polygamy.

Dates: 1888-1889

Mercy Harmon autograph book

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 333
Scope and Contents

Autograph book with salutations and good wishes to Mercy and her husband, George. Many of these items were written by residents of St. George, Utah, when Mercy and George were leaving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Dates: 1888-1891

Ruth A. Aven collection

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7424
Abstract

Papers includes newspaper clippings, a photograph and a personal narrative, all concerning various ancestors of Aven. The collection dates from 1887 to 1949.

Dates: 1887-1949

Robert Aveson newspaper clippings

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1034
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of newspaper clippings probably taken from the "Deseret News." Some of the materials were written or edited by Aveson. They deal with a wide range of subjects relating to Utah and Mormon Church history.

Dates: approximately 1870-1900

Milton V. Backman Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8785
Scope and Contents Includes research notes, articles, syllabi, lecture notes, publication manuscripts, diaries, genealogical materials, four computers, computer disks, audiocassettes, videocassettes, photographic slides, and other materials on professional career, teaching, and family history. Topics included with these materials tend to center around the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, focusing on the Church's interactions with the cities of Kirtland, Ohio and Nauvoo, Illinois, as...
Dates: approximately 1943-2013

Filtered By

  • Subject: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints X
  • Subject: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints X
  • Subject: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints X
  • Subject: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
L. Tom Perry Special Collections 2277
L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives 86
 
Subject
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 2009
Missions and Missionaries 887
Letters 712
Diaries 648
Church Government 507
∨ more
Religion 400
Autobiographies 227
Material Types 214
Photographs 210
Social Life and Customs 202
Home and Family 181
Biographies 151
Photocopies 144
Immigration and American Expansion 120
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 119
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 117
Pioneers 114
Latter Day Saint churches -- Presidents 106
Correspondence 105
Latter Day Saints -- Correspondence 98
Education 90
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 85
Colleges and Universities 85
Scrapbooks 77
Histories (Literary works) 76
Politics, Government, and Law 72
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 72
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- History 70
Electronic books 68
Certificates 64
Genealogies 63
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 63
Minutes (Records) 62
Notes 62
Patriarchal blessings (Latter Day Saint churches) -- History 57
Relief Society 56
Church Educational System 53
Lists 52
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 50
Latter Day Saint missionaries 49
Latter Day Saints -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 49
Family histories 48
Latter Day Saint pioneers -- History 46
Speeches, addresses, etc., American 45
Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- England -- History 44
Latter Day Saint pioneers 44
Salt Lake City (Utah) 44
Essays 43
Provo (Utah) -- History 43
Typescripts 41
Latter Day Saint churches -- Presidents -- History 38
Publications 38
City and Town Life 37
Transcripts 37
Newspapers 36
Articles 35
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 34
Latter Day Saints -- England -- History 33
Account books 32
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 32
Oral histories 32
Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- Southern States -- History 31
Reports 31
Pamphlets 29
Saint George (Utah) -- History 29
Latter Day Saint churches -- Apostles 28
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- England -- Diaries 28
Manuscripts 26
Civil Procedure and Courts 25
Military 25
Youth Auxiliaries 25
Books 24
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- England 24
Latter Day Saint missionaries -- England -- History 24
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 23
Church officers -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Photographs 22
Latter Day Saint women -- Biography 22
Latter Day Saint women -- Utah -- History 22
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States 22
Audiocassettes 21
Interviews 21
Latter Day Saint churches -- History 21
Latter Day Saint churches -- Presidents -- Correspondence 21
Polygamy -- Utah -- History 21
Provo (Utah) 21
Latter Day Saint churches -- History -- 19th century 20
Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- Great Britain -- History 20
Latter Day Saint women 20
Latter Day Saints -- Arizona -- History 20
Latter Day Saints -- History 20
Logan (Utah) -- History 20
Notebooks 20
Poetry 20
Postcards 20
Research (Documents) 20
Church officers -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 19
Drafts (Documents) 19
Images 19
Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- England 19
Latter Day Saints -- Great Britain -- History 19
+ ∧ less
 
Language
English 2333
Multiple languages 49
German 23
Danish 9
French 9
∨ more  
Names
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 720
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 168
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 117
Brigham Young University 92
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 36
∨ more
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 31
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 30
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 28
Brigham Young Academy 24
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 24
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 22
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 22
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 22
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 20
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 19
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 19
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 19
Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933 17
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 17
Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 17
Tanner, George S. 16
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 13
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. British Mission 12
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 12
Maeser, Karl G. 12
Rigdon, Sidney, 1793-1876 12
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 12
Cowdery, Oliver 11
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 11
Smith family 11
Smith, George Albert, 1870-1951 11
Smith, Joseph Fielding, 1876-1972 11
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 10
Salt Lake Temple 10
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 9
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 9
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 9
Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857 9
Smith, Emma Hale 9
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 9
Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901 9
Young Women's Mutual Improvement Association 9
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 8
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 8
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 8
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 8
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 8
Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932 7
Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites) 7
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 7
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 7
Deseret Sunday School Union 7
Kimball, Spencer W., 1895-1985 7
Lee, Harold B., 1899-1973 7
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 7
Mutual Improvement Associations 7
Penrose, Charles W. (Charles William), 1832-1925 7
Utah. Militia 7
Andrus, Hyrum L. (Hyrum Leslie), 1924-2015 6
Benson, Ezra Taft 6
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 6
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 6
Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938 6
Logan Temple (Utah) 6
McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 6
Smith, Joseph, III, 1832-1914 6
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 6
Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941 6
Snow, Eliza R. (Eliza Roxey), 1804-1887 6
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 5
Brigham Young University. Division of Continuing Education 5
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 5
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 5
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). Department of Seminaries and Institutes of Religion 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Eastern States Mission 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Presiding Bishopric 5
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Utah Stake 5
Cowley, Matthew, 1897-1953 5
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 5
Hyde, Orson, 1805-1878 5
Jesus Christ 5
Lund, Nora 5
Nauvoo Temple (Nauvoo, Ill. : 1841-1850) 5
Primary Association (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 5
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 5
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 5
Rodeback, James 5
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 5
University of Utah 5
Wells, Emmeline B. (Emmeline Blanche), 1828-1921 5
Young, Joseph, 1797-1881 5
Ballard, Melvin Joseph, 1873-1939 4
Bennett, John Cook, 1804-1867 4
Bernhisel, John M. (John Milton), 1799-1881 4
Callis, Charles A. (1865-1947) 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northwestern States Mission 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association 4
Clayton, William, 1814-1879 4
+ ∧ less