Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 10

Alfred Alder diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2501
Scope and Contents Handwritten diary covering the dates from 27 Feb. to 31 May 1883 while Alder was serving on a mission for the Mormon Church in England. Alder writes of his daily activities and of the conditions of the Mormon Church in England. Also included are notes on the Alder's genealogy.
Dates: 1883

Burton and Fielding family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4133
Scope and Contents The Burton genealogy includes biographical information and sketches about James and Isabella Burton and their descendants. The Fielding family correspondence consists of photocopies of handwritten letters, most written while Joseph Fielding was serving as a missionary in England.
Dates: 1838-1967

William John Benbow Carter missionary journals

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 8258
Scope and Contents Materials include missionary journals for Carter's service in the area of Nottingham, England. Includes descriptions of Carter's attempts to find his ancestors and relatives throughout England. The fifth journal includes a description of his return to Utah via Sydney, Australia, and his report to President John Taylor upon his return. The sixth journal includes notes Carter took on his genealogy during his missionary service. Dated 1877-1879.
Dates: 1877-1879

Thomas Jackson diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1783
Scope and Contents Photocopy of handwritten journal written while Jackson was a missionary for the Mormon Church in England. The record includes genealogical information about the Jackson family and various recipes for household products.
Dates: 1880-1881

Silas LeRoy Richards diary and family histories

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 734
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography and diary, family histories, genealogies, patriarchal blessings, and mementos. Much of the material relates to the history and genealogies of the Richards, Rhead (Reed), Stanley, and Huffman (Hoffman) families. Silas was born in Union and later moved to Salt Lake City, Utah. He held several jobs and served as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Southern States Mission from 1902 to 1905.
Dates: 1870-1964

Robert H. Skelton collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1597
Abstract Collection of papers by or about Robert Hodgson Skelton. Included in the collection is Skelton's journal from his mission to India, plus a photocopy and transcription of the same. Also includes a petition for assistance to the people of Santa Cruz, California, by Skelton and other Mormon missionaries traveling to their missions without purse or scrip.
Dates: 1852-1941

John L. Smith papers

 Collection — Box: 3
Identifier: MSS 680
Scope and Contents Contains seven journals, and other autobiographical manuscripts. Photocopies are also included. There is also a bound typescript volume of an autobiography/journal. The journals include accounts of persecutions in Ohio, Missouri, and Illinois; pioneering in Utah; his two missions to Europe; and service as president of the Swiss-Italian and the Swiss-Italian-German missions. There is also a contemporary account of the cricket-and-seagull episode in Salt Lake in 1848; his service as a member of...
Dates: 1792-1895

Willard L. and Jennie Hill Leavitt Smith collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2260
Scope and Contents The collection, containing mission diaries, World War I army diary, family histories, and bound copies of autobiographies and family histories, has been organized by (1) mission diaries of Willard and Jennie Smith; (2) family histories; and (3) bound copies. The collection contains material on the First Tongan Mission after it was separated from the Samoan Mission; Samoan Mission; genealogy of the Willard L. Smith family and the Jennie Hill Leavitt family; Haun's Mill Massacre; and personal...
Dates: 1915-1918

Charles Ursenbach collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3150
Scope and Contents The collection contains additional diaries of Charles Ursenbach for the years 1923,1926,1970,1977, and 1978 (all of which are pocket-size); a copy of "A Collection of Hymns For the Use of People Called Bible Christians;" a photograph of Charles Ursenbach with other Latter-day Saint missionaries in Montreal, 1926; and genealogical information on the Ursenbach family and "My Story" by Maureen Ursenbach Beecher, written in October 1957.
Dates: 1923-1985

Orson F. Whitney papers

 Collection — Box: 5
Identifier: MSS 15
Scope and Contents Materials include correspondence, blessings, missionary certificates, letters, scrapbooks, poetry, other writings, newspaper clippings, documents, travel souveneirs, and other materials owned, written by, or relating to Orson F. Whitney, his family, and his acquaintances. Dated approximately 1842-1931.
Dates: approximately 1842-1964

Filtered By

  • Subject: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints X
  • Subject: Missions and Missionaries X
  • Subject: Mormon Church X
  • Subject: Genealogies X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 9
Genealogies 9
Diaries 7
Mormon Church -- Missions -- England -- History 4
Electronic books 3
∨ more
Letters 3
Biography 2
Certificates 2
Family histories 2
Home and Family 2
Material Types 2
Mormon pioneers -- History 2
Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 2
Mormons -- Utah -- History 2
Social Life and Customs 2
Autobiographies 1
Autograph albums 1
Calgary (Alta.) 1
Cardston (Alta.) 1
Christian leadership -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1
Church Government 1
City and Town Life 1
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
Germany -- History 1
Haun's Mill Massacre, Mo., 1838 1
Historians -- Utah -- Correspondence 1
Histories 1
Italy -- History 1
Kaysville (Utah) 1
Legal instruments 1
London (England) 1
Manchester (England) -- Genealogies 1
Manuscripts 1
Missionaries 1
Missionaries -- India -- Appointment to office 1
Montréal (Québec) 1
Mormon Church -- England -- History 1
Mormon Church -- Europe -- History 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Canada 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- England 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- India 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Italy -- History 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Samoan Islands 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Swiss and Italian 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Swiss, Italian, and German 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Switzerland -- History 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Tonga 1
Mormon families -- History 1
Mormon missionaries -- England -- Diaries 1
Mormon missionaries -- England -- History 1
Mormon missionaries -- India -- History 1
Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- History -- 19th century 1
Mormons -- England -- History 1
Mormons -- England -- Manchester -- History 1
Mormons -- England -- Nottingham 1
Mormons -- Missouri -- History 1
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 1
Mormons -- West (U.S.) -- History 1
Nauvoo (Ill.) 1
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 1
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 1
Photocopies 1
Photographs 1
Poetry 1
Preston (Lancashire, England) 1
Religion 1
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 1
Samoan Islands 1
Speeches, addresses, etc. 1
Switzerland -- History 1
Tonga 1
Tooele (Utah) -- History 1
Utah -- History 1
∧ less
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 4
Alder, Alfred, 1851-1931 1
Beecher, Maureen Ursenbach 1
Burton, Arthur Fielding, 1873-1949 1
Carter family 1