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Stephen Bliss Moore correspondence

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2223
Scope and Contents

Handwritten correspondence. Three of the items are photocopies of handwritten items and are from Brigham Young (1801-1877) approving Moore's activities and giving him permission to settle in Strawberry Valley, Utah. One letter is from Stephen Moore to his wife, Eleanor, telling her of his experiences working away from home. Another item is from Eleanor Moore telling her brother of the death of her son, Stephen.

Dates: 1859-1894

History of my father, Stephen Bliss Moore, and my mother, Eleanor Colton Moore : pioneers and children of pioneers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 290
Scope and Contents Typewritten biography of Stephen Bliss Moore and his wife, Eleanor Colton Moore. Stephen and Eleanor were Mormon pioneers who married in 1857. They lived in Salt Lake City, Utah, near the "Indian Farm" by Spanish Fork, Utah, at the Tintic Mining district near Eureka, Utah, and near Provo, Utah. They had encounters with Ute Indians. Stephen worked as a miner, rancher, and as a grower of fruit trees. Lott often quotes from diaries and letters in the biography of her parents. Also...
Dates: 1857-1953

Collection of Mormon Battalion Festival RSVP letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS SC 1323
Scope and Contents

A collection of five handwritten RSVP letters addressed to Brigham Young and sent from Matthew Caldwell, Reddick Newton Allred, Simmons Philander Curtis, Haden Wells Chruch, and one unknown author. The RSVP letters were written in the month of June of 1863 confirming the guests attending the Mormon Battalion festival in July of that year. Materials dated June 14 to 30, 1863.

Dates: 1863 June 14-30

Mormon Church in Hawaii

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1962
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of correspondence, reports, histories, petitions, resolutions, and miscellaneous items relating to the Mormon Church in Hawaii. Most of the materials are associated with missionary work, and most date from the nineteenth century. A few items are in the Hawaiian language. One letter was written by the Mormon prophet, Brigham Young (1801-1877), and several letters are addressed to Daniel H. Wells, the Mormon apostle.

Dates: 1851-1976

O. P. Myers letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 201
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 8 June 1875, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Myers gives Young complimentary tickets to the circus.

Dates: 1875 June 8

Joseph Neville letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 169
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated March 24, 1875, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Neville writes concerning his heirship of the Jenning's estate in England.

Dates: 1875 March 24

Note on Morris Snedaker

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1157
Scope and Contents

Handwritten note by an unknown author. The item is dated 17 Oct., but the year is not given. The note relates to Morris Snedaker trying to get permission from the second president of the Mormon Church, Brigham Young, to resume the manufacutre of Salt.

Dates: approximately 1870

William B. Pace letters to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 182
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters, dated 14 April 1874 and 30 March 1875, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Pace writes about the Great Western Iron Company and its need for a railroad and additional funds. The item is also signed by James H. Hart.

Dates: 1874-1875

James A. Little papers on Brigham Young and the history of the Mormon Church

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 376
Scope and Contents

Typewritten book draft. Little compiled numerous sources including correspondence and newspaper articles by and about the second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Brigham Young (1801-1877). The materials cover Young's career as an LDS Church leader until his death and are often interspersed with brief narratives by Little. The items also document LDS Church history. The date of this compilation is uncertain.

Dates: approximately 1900

E. L. Parry letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 175
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 1 Oct. 1876, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Parry writes to Young about the repairs on Young's house in St. George, Utah.

Dates: 1875 October 1

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Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution 3
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 2
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 2
Kane, Thomas L. (Thomas Leiper), 1822-1883 2
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 2
Moore, Stephen Bliss, 1836-1894 2
Price, William E., active 1871 2
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 2
Salt Lake Temple 2
Salt Lake Theatre 2
Smith family 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901 2
Tanner, George S. 2
Union Pacific Railroad Company 2
Young, Brigham, 1836-1903 2
Young, Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell, 1824-1898 2
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 2
Young, Willard, 1852-1936 2
Adams, John, 1786-1856 1
Allen, Rufus C., 1827- 1
Allen, William C., 1843-1926 1
Allred, R.N. (Reddick Newton), 1822-1905 1
Anderson, William J. 1
Andrew, Elizabeth Whitaker, 1822-1894 1
Atwood, Simeon 1
Ball, Robert, active 1855 1
Banks, Mary Moors 1
Bleak, James G. (James Godson), 1829-1918 1
Brannan, Sam, 1819-1889 1
Brigham Young University 1
Brodie, Fawn McKay, 1915-1981 1
Bullock, Thomas, 1816-1885 1
Burton, James 1
Bushman, John, 1843-1926 1
Butterworth, Nancy Whitaker, 1820-1891 1
Caldwell, Matthew, 1822-1912 1
Callister, Thomas 1
Canfield, Rose (Rosalthe), 1841-1931 1
Chetlain, Annie M. 1
Chetlain, Augustus L. (Augustus Louis), 1824-1914 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Nineteenth Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
Church of Zion 1
Church, H.W. (Haden Wells), 1817-1875 1
Clark, Isaac 1
Clawson, H. B. (Hiram B.) 1
Conk, John T. 1
Conway, Elias Nelson 1
Cook, Phineas Wolcott, 1819-1900 1
Cooper, Eliza 1
Corey, J. W. 1
Cropper, James, 1823-1900 1
Curtis, Margaret 1
Curtis, S.P. (Simmons Philander), 1818-1880 1
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Deseret Museum 1
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Diggle, Mary 1
Diggle, Samuel, 1829-1901 1
Diggle, Sarah Whitaker, 1827-1895 1
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Dodge, W. Sumner 1
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Dominis, John O. 1
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Eastham, John 1
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 1
Egan, Howard, 1815-1878 1
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Fish, Joseph, 1840-1926 1
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Gibbs, George F. 1
Goffe, Theodore A. 1
Grant, Jedediah M. 1
Great Western Iron Mining and Manufacturing Company 1
Green, William H. 1
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Grow, Almerin, 1816-1908 1
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Hart, James H., 1825-1906 1
Heywood, Joseph Leland, 1815-1910 1
Hickman, William Adams, 1815-1883 1
Hinkley, Ira 1
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 1
Iodo-Magnesian Spring Company 1
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