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John Adams letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 733
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter. Adams states that a Mr. Young "from Mendon" has been hired to do some work for him. It is unclear if the John Adams in the letter is the same John Adams (1786-1856) who wrote a legal history of New York State. The "Mr. Young" may have been Brigham Young (1801-1877), second president of the Mormon Church. The date of the item is also uncertain.
Dates: approximately 1830

Simeon Atwood letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 191
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter, dated 17 Jan. 1863, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Atwood expresses the need for seed and equipment until after the harvest.
Dates: 1863 January 17

Jesse O. Ballenger letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 795
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typescripts of four letters by Ballenger, three addressed to President Brigham Young and one to Apostle John Taylor outlining conditions in the settlement at Sunset Crossing, Arizona. Content includes relationship with local Native American tribes. Dated 1876-1877.
Dates: 1876-1877

Brigham Young letter to Rufus C. Allen

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 578
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten letter dated 1 March 1857 and addressed to Refus C. Allen. Young writes about protection against the Indians, presenting a good example for the Indians, and gives his approval for a school for Indian children.
Dates: 1857

Brigham Young sermon

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 2563
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten sermon delivered by by Brigham Young at the Bowery in Salt Lake City, Utah on 21 April 1850. Young talks about the Mormon beliefs relating to the means of salvation and how it is attained.
Dates: 1850 April 21

James Stephens Brown diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 807
Scope and Contents Photocopy of typescript. Author recounts his call to serve as a missionary among the Navajo Indians by Mormon church president Brigham Young (1801-1877); the trip to Arizona; his activities among the Indians; and his return to Utah a year later.
Dates: 1875-1876

Asa S. Calkins diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 226
Scope and Contents Holograph diary which contains blessings given to Calkins in 1850, experiences as a worker in the Mission home and as Mission President, letters received from Brigham Young and family, and letters sent to Brigham Young and family. A short biography is included with the diary.
Dates: 1855-1858

Donald Q. Cannon research materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1800
Scope and Contents Photocopies and microfilmed copies of letters, pamphlets, newspaper artilces, sections of books, maps, biographies, histories, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to a large range of topics in the early history of the Mormon Church, to its early leaders and presidents, and to the genealogies of early prominent members of that faith. The materials were acquired in various research institutions in Massachusetts.
Dates: 1766-1977

George Q. Cannon letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 237
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter, dated September 19, 1885, and addressed to George S. Richards. Cannon writes about an autograph of Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church.
Dates: 1885 September 19

George Q. Cannon note

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1182
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed note dated 19 Oct. 1875 requesting that Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church, pay George C. Lambert $3.50 in cloth.
Dates: 1875

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Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 4
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 4
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Little, J. C. (Jesse Carter), 1815-1893 3
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Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 2
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 2
Price, William E., active 1871 2
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 2
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 2
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Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 2
Adams, John, 1786-1856 1
Allen, Rufus C., 1827- 1
Anderson, William J. 1
Andrew, Elizabeth Whitaker, 1822-1894 1
Atwood, Simeon 1
Ballenger, Jesse O. (Jesse Oglestone), 1824-1881 1
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Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 1
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Butterworth, Nancy Whitaker, 1820-1891 1
Calkin, Asa Starkweath, 1809-1873 1
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Cannon, Donald Q., 1936- 1
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Chetlain, Augustus L. (Augustus Louis), 1824-1914 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Nineteenth Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
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Conk, John T. 1
Cook, Phineas Wolcott, 1819-1900 1
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Curtis, Margaret 1
Deseret Manufacturing Company 1
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Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 1
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Iodo-Magnesian Spring Company 1
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Kamehameha V, King of the Hawaiian Islands, 1830-1872 1
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Lambert, George C. (George Cannon), 1848- 1
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Larsen, Christen 1
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Margetts, Phillip, 1829-1914 1
Maxscoutoff, D. 1
McBride, Reuben, 1803-1891 1
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