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Sidney Reese letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 170
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 28 July 1869, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Reese writes a letter introducing his friend, William H. Green, who has been travelling for his health.

Dates: 1869 July 28

George Reynolds letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 95
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 5 Feb. 1873, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Reynolds writes about his concerns for the state of the Salt Lake Theatre.

Dates: 1873 February 5

George Reynolds letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 205
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and unsigned letter, dated 6 June 1876, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Reynolds writes to Young concerning the harvest for the year and the plastering of the Gordo house.

Dates: 1876 June 6

Sam Riker letter to Brigham Young

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 97
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated May 5, 1870, written in Amelia, Ohio, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Riker offers to sell Young a formula for $10,000 in gold for the making of an inexpesive explosive.

Dates: 1870 May 5

William Wollerton Riter letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1170
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters. Also included is an "Estimate of cost of Construction of one mile of narrow gauge railroad." Riter writes to the second president of the Mormon Church, Brigham Young, concerning the value of the coal reserves in Summit County, Utah, and the expenses of building a railroad in the area.

Dates: 1875-1876

Josiah Rogerson collection of handcart company sources

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1320
Scope and Contents

Unpublished letters, autobiographies, reminiscences, and diaries collected by Josiah Rogerson to write a book on the ill-fated Willie and Martin handcart companies of 1856. The materials also include primary source materials on other aspects of Utah and Mormon history.

Dates: approximately 1856-1900

L. W. Roundy letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 782
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typescript. Letter to Brigham Young written March 7, 1873, from Kanarrah, Utah. Report to Brigham Young on possibilities of establishing Mormon colonies in northeastern Arizona. Describes in some detail the land, the quality of the water and the distance between watering holes, prospects for getting along with the Indians, timber, and the outlook for farming and grazing.Recommends against sending down any permanent settlers since there would not be enough water...
Dates: 1873

R. N. Russell letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 174
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 26 April 1876, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Russell writes requesting aid from Young to help him secure employment with a Brother Clawson.

Dates: 1876 April 26

Katharine Smith Salisbury correspondence

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2287
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten letters and typed copies of correspondence. Salisbury writes to the Mormon Church leaders Brigham Young (1801-1877), Orson Pratt (1811-1881), and John Taylor (1808-1887) requesting funds. One letter in the collection is from Brigham Young. Two of the items were written by Salisbury to her "Dear Sister" (probably her sister-in-law, Samantha) in 1853 and 1854 lamenting the death of a family member, "Jenkins."

Dates: 1853-1879

Mabel Young Sanborn papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1253
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, newspaper clipping, and theater ticket. The letter is dated March 28, 1943 and expresses Sanborn's appreciation to Helen S. Yorke for a thoughtful act. The clipping describes a meeting between Dean Jagger, the actor who played the lead role in the film "Brigham Young" in Salt Lake City.

Dates: 1943

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 25
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Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 4
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Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 3
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Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 3
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 3
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
Deseret Manufacturing Company 1
Deseret Museum 1
Diggle family 1
Diggle, Mary 1
Diggle, Samuel, 1829-1901 1
Diggle, Sarah Whitaker, 1827-1895 1
Diggle, William 1
Dixon, Henry Aldous, 1835-1884 1
Dodge, W. Sumner 1
Dominis, John 1
Dominis, John O. 1
Durant, Thomas Clark 1
Eastham, John 1
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 1
Egan, Howard, 1815-1878 1
Eldredge, Horace S. (Horace Sunderlin), 1816-1888 1
Everet, John 1
Fish, Joseph, 1840-1926 1
Frodsham, Amelia M 1
Gardiner, Augusta 1
Gibbs, George F. 1
Goffe, Theodore A. 1
Grant, Jedediah M. 1
Great Western Iron Mining and Manufacturing Company 1
Green, William H. 1
Greene, B. B. 1
Grow, Almerin, 1816-1908 1
Hansen, Peter 1
Harmon, Appleton Milo, 1820-1877 1
Harrison, John, -1858 1
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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