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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

Mary F. Templeton letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 185
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters, dated 12 Jan. and April 1876, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Templeton writes about Young's finances.

Dates: January-April 1876

Ammon M. Tenney papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2214
Scope and Contents

Handwritten correspondence, certificates, patriarchal blessings, family histories, and genealogies. The items relate to Ammon M. Tenney and to other members of the Tenney family. The letters and certificates are from prominent Mormon Church leaders.

Dates: 1874-1942

T. P. Thomas letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 163
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 7 March 1876, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Thomas writes concerning the Nineteenth Ward of the Mormon Church in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates: 1876 March 7

John Van Cott papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1743
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, diaries, and a family history. The correspondence is between Van Cott and family members. Also included are handwritten and signed letters from Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church, to Van Cott. The diaries cover the time when Van Cott served as a missionary for the Mormon Church from 1852 to 1856 and from 1859 to 1862. He was in Iowa City, Iowa, when the first handcart companies left for Utah.

Dates: 1838-1913

L. Walker letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 181
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 28 March 1876, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Walker writes to Young requesting trees for outside and indoor planting.

Dates: 1876 March 28

G. D. Watt letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 40
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters mostly addressed to Martha D. Watt. Nine of the items are the originals while the remaining four are photostat copies. George Watt writes about family matters and relationships with his wifes, his activities in Salt Lake City, Utah, the Salt Lake Tribune newspaper, the Church of Zion, and his employment with Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1867-1875

Daniel Webster letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 604
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter dated 1 Feb. 1845 and addressed to Daniel Webster of Boston, Massachusetts. The item was also signed by Willard Richards, William W. Phelps, John Taylor, and other prominent leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young asks for legal advice concerning the repeal of the Nauvoo City charter by the Illinois state legislature.

Dates: 1845 February 1

Elisha Whitteny letter and enclosure

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2114
Scope and Contents

Handwritten copybook of a letter and an enclosure apparently signed by Elisha Whitteny and addressed to Governor Brigham Young. Both the letter and the enclosure deal with a money discrepancy which the U.S. Treasury awarded to Utah.

Dates: 1857

Joshua Williams letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 196
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 29 July 1876, and addressed to Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church. Williams writes to Young concerning land east of the tithing office that may be used for a lumber yard.

Dates: 1876 July 29

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Young, Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell, 1824-1898 2
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Allred, R.N. (Reddick Newton), 1822-1905 1
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Ball, Robert, active 1855 1
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Burton, James 1
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Butterworth, Nancy Whitaker, 1820-1891 1
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Nineteenth Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
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Curtis, S.P. (Simmons Philander), 1818-1880 1
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Hickman, William Adams, 1815-1883 1
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Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 1
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