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Thomas R. Jones postcards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 3885
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of postcards to and from Thomas R. Jones between 1905 and 1912. The majority of the correspondence documents his service as a Mormon missionary. The collection also includes blank postcards with images of European countries and photographic postcards.

Dates: 1905-1912, bulk 1909-1912

Thomas Wright Kirby autobiography and diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 706
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography and diary. These materials were created when Kirby was in the territorial penitentiary of Utah for polygamy. Kirby was born in England, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1852, performed missionary work in England, migrated to Utah in 1863 where he lived in several different places, took additional wives, joined the United Order, and went to prison for polygamy. His diary covers the years 1886 to 1887 when he was in the...
Dates: 1887

Eliza Maria Partridge Lyman diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1217
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typescript of a diary kept by Patridge. The item begins with a brief autobiography. Lyman writes about being sealed to the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith, her marriage to Amasa Lyman after Smith's death, her life in Nauvoo, Illinois, her migration to Utah, the excommunication of her husband from the Mormon Church, her life in Fillmore, Utah, and her efforts in favor of the Mormon practice of polygamy.

Dates: 1846-1885

Reinhard Maeser papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1841
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, notes, speeches, certificates, poems, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to Reinhard's missions for the Mormon Church, his teaching activities, and his relationship to his family. Correspondents include Karl G. Maeser and Reinhard's wife, Sarah Caroline Shepherd.

Dates: 1838-1944

Clifford F. McKinney slides of David O. McKay at Deseret Coal Mine

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8311
Scope and Contents

Materials include seven slides taken by Clifford F. McKinney of President David O. McKay at Deseret Coal Mine on September 14, 1953 for the meeting and reopening of the mine. There are pictures of President McKay in the mine and talking to the miners.

Dates: 1953 September 14

John Needham diary and autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 612
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of a diary from 1840-1842. Needham writes about his conversion, missionary activies in England and Wales, faith promoting experiences, persecutions, and also gives details of the organization of branches in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, including names and dates of baptisms and ordinations of the members. Also included is a five-page typescript of an autobiography written late in the nineteenth century when Needham lived in Logan, Utah.

Dates: approximately 1840-1890

Charles M. Nielsen diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 651
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary and record book. Nielsen kept his diary while serving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Minnesota and Wisconsin from 1883-1885. Nielsen also writes about his experiences in Salt Lake City, Utah, after his mission and his political activies. Also included is a patriarchal blessing given to Nielsin in 1876.

Dates: 1883-1892

Emma Wartstill Mecham Nielson diary

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 601
Scope and Contents

Contains the original handwritten diary of Emma Wartstill (or Waitstill) Mecham Nielson that includes the time period from 1887 to 1916, with diary entries spanning from 1887 to 1897 and financial records spanning from 1914 to 1916. Diary is during the seven-month period Nielson was living by herself with her children in St. George, Utah, her daily activities as a mother and active church member, and her relationship with her fellow plural wife. Dated 1887 to 1916.

Dates: 1887-1916

Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 843
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, reports, documents, and passenger lists of ships of the Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company. The first folder contains an index of the collection.

Dates: 1853-1880

Zola Peterson autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1206
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography. Peterson writes about her life in Monticello, Blanding, and Provo, Utah. She tells about her childhood, her experiences at Brigham Young University, and her mission for the Mormon Church in the Southern United States.

Dates: approximately 1970

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 3
Brigham Young Academy 2
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Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Adams, Charles, 1843-1927 1
Adams, Thomas, 1860-1906 1
Adams, William, 1822-1901 1
Alley family 1
Alley, George, 1792-1859 1
Alley, Mary Symonds, 1796-1880 1
Alley, Stephen Webb 1
Andrus, Alma A. (Alma Archibald), 1884-1973 1
Andrus, Mary, 1890-1975 1
Bean, Elizabeth Baum, 1834-1916 1
Bean, Emily Haws, 1836-1908 1
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 1
Bean, Mary Jane Wall, 1841-1891 1
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 1
Bennett, Wallace F. (Wallace Foster), 1898-1993 1
Blythe, John A. 1
Brigham Young University 1
Brooks, Juanita, 1898-1989 1
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 1
Burton family 1
Burton, Jo 1
Burton, Robert Taylor, 1821-1907 1
Burton, Rulon T., 1926- 1
Calkin, Asa Starkweath, 1809-1873 1
Cannon, Angus M. (Angus Munn) 1
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 1
Church of Jesus Christ (Bickertonites) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 1
Church of Zion 1
Cluff, William Wallace, 1832-1915 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
Cropper, Thomas Waters 1
Crouch, Ebenezer 1
De la Mare, Elizabeth, 1854-1953 1
Evans, Israel Franklin 1
Evans, Priscilla Livingston 1
Farnsworth, Moses Franklin, 1834- 1
Grant, William, 1838-1916 1
Greenwood, Alma 1
Greenwood, Florence 1
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 1
Hansen family 1
Hansen, Jens, 1837-1917 1
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 1
Heaton, LeGrande C. 1
Heidenreich, John F. (John Franklin) 1
Henrie, Gerald 1
Henrie, Susan Coleman 1
Higgins family 1
Homer, William H. (William Harrison), 1875-1964 1
Homer, William H. (William Harrison),1845-1934 1
Hyde, William Alonzo 1
Icelandic Association of Utah 1
Isgreen family 1
Johnson, John Peter 1
Johnson, William Derby, 1850-1923 1
Jones, Elisha 1
Jones, John Pidding, 1819-1890 1
Jones, Robert Allen, 1854-1939 1
Jones, Thomas R. (Thomas Rose), 1879-1967 1
Kirby, Thomas Wright 1
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Lyman, Amasa M. (Amasa Mason), 1813-1877 1
Lyman, Eliza Maria Partridge, 1820-1886 1
Maeser, Reinhard, 1855-1926 1
Maeser, Sarah Caroline Shepherd 1
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 1
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 1
McKinney, Clifford F. (Clifford Farrell), 1903-1996 1
Needham, John 1
Nielsen, Charles M. (Charles Magnus), 1856-1940 1
Nielson, Emma Wartstill Mecham, 1858-1920 1
Nielson, Frihoff Godfred, 1851-1935 1
Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company 1
Peterson, Zola, 1889-1971 1
Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857 1
Prichard, George 1
Prichard, John 1
Primary Association (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 1
Pulsifer family 1
Pulsipher, John, 1827-1891 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Reynolds family 1
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 1
Rockwell, Orrin Porter, 1813-1878 1
Sansom, Charles, 1826-1908 1
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 1
Smith family 1
Smith, Charles, 1819-1905 1
Smoot, Isaac A. 1
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 1
Snow, Mary Ann V., 1821-1907 1
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