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John Fewson Smith letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 193
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 26 Jan. 1866, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Smith writes to Young about a real estate transaction.Mormon railroad man living in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates: 1866 January 26

A. O. Smoot papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 574
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten and printed certificates, letters of appointment, letters, an invitation, and a patriarchal blessing. The materials include a missionary recommendation dated 1851 when Smoot was called on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Britain; a patriarchal blessing from Joseph Smith, Sr., the father of the first president of the Church, Joseph Smith, Jr.; two appointments as an agent for the Perpetual Emigration Fund for the Church; a letter...
Dates: 1837-1892

Eliza R. Snow letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 607
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of two handwritten letters. The items are addressed to "Dear Nephew and Niece" and to "Brother and sister Young and Children." Snow writes about family matters and about her life in the "Lion House" as a wife of the president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Brigham Young.

Dates: 1883

Arthur Stayner letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 90
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 7 Oct. 1873, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Stayner writes to Young stating that another wagon should be sold in the ZCMI department stores.

Dates: 1873 October 7

Levi Stewart letter from Kanab, to Brigham Young, Salt Lake City, Utah

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 787
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of typescript. Short report to Brigham Young (1801-1877) on the efforts to organize the missionaries called to settle along the Little Colorado River. Includes list of prospective missionaries that Stewart recommended calling and a list of some who had agreed to go, but had not yet arrived in Kanab. The writer also requests counsel from Young on various matters pertaining to the mission.

Dates: Date not identified

James Street letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 200
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 18 Dec. 1865, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Street writes to Young concerning poles for the transcontinental telegraph line.

Dates: 1865 December 18

George Swan letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 195
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 24 Nov. 1874, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Swan writes to Young concerning an assessment of stock in the Utah Southern Railroad.

Dates: 1874 November 24

John Taylor letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 741
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten letter addressed to George Q. Cannon and other executors and trustees of the estate of Brigham Young (1801-1877), second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Taylor outlines the claims of the Church on the estate of Brigham Young.

Dates: 1878

John Taylor letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 677
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of typed copies of letters sent by John Taylor to his wives and to such LDS Church leaders as Brigham Young and Wilford Woodruff. The materials deal largely with family and Church matters. Also included are photocopies of handwritten notes on Taylor's various wives.

Dates: 1839-1887

Mary Van Cott Young telegram to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 99
Scope and Contents

Telegram dated 11 Aug. 1870, written in Provo, Utah, and addressed to Brigham Young. Mary states that the baby is not well, and she adds that she wants to come home.

Dates: 1870 August 11

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 25
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 5
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 4
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 4
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 3
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Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 3
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 3
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
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
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
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
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
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 1
Johnson, William Dydamous, 1833-1910 1
Jones, Dan, 1810-1862 1
Kesler, Frederick, 1816-1899 1
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