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Henry Clay letter to Thomas Ewing

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 550
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter written on July 19, 1849 and sent to Thomas Ewing. The item is a recommendation for David Todd for a position in government. Clay speaks highly of David and of the Todd family.

Dates: 1849 July 19

Charles C. Clayton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1906
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings, correspondence, poetry, book draft, books with handwritten notes, photographs, and pamphlets. The materials relate to personal matters and to his careers as a journalist and author including his interest on international relations with China.

Dates: 1924-1971

Collection on New Mexican territorial history

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1509
Abstract

Photocopies of handwritten and printed receipts, wills, correspondence, royal decrees, proclamations, pronouncements, grants, certificates, reports, licenses, orders, inventories, petitions, claims, and requests. The items were created mainly by New Mexican government officials and persons connected with local and territorial governments of that area.

Dates: 1526-1924

Philip St. George Cooke letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2285
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter dated 8 March 1886. Cooke responds to a request to give an account his part in the Utah Expedition, 1857-1858, during which a federal army entered Utah. Cooke writes about the march, the wintering at Fort Bridger, Wyoming, the establishing of Camp Floyd, Utah, and about his conversatins with Albert Sidney Johnston, who led the expedition.

Dates: 1886

Dudley H. Cooper papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 302
Abstract

Correspondence, certificates, legal papers, business papers, newspaper clippings, personal letters and published material.

Dates: 1836-1877

J. L. Crawford slides of World War II

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 9209
Scope and Contents Contains 205 photographic slides, three letters, and small token collection relating to the life and military service of J.L. Crawford. Slides document J.L. Crawford's service in the U.S. Army while deployed in Europe and the 157 Infantry Division's liberation of the Dachau concentration camp. Slides also include propaganda slides from Adolf Hitler's regime. Letters are written to J.L. Crawford from fellow World War II veterans and include personal correspondence. Token collection contains...
Dates: 1920-1945

George Crook letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2396
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters. Two are dated 25 Sept. 1876 and the other is dated 1 Oct. 1876. All three were written at Ft. Laramie, Wyoming and addressed to Wesley Merritt, commander of the 5th Calvary. Crook orders the discharge of some scouts, advises that "California Joe" be made the Merritt's guide, and tells him how to attack Red Cloud's Dakota Indians.

Dates: 1876

Alton Craig Curtis papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8451
Scope and Contents

Contains photographs, letters, memorabilia, newsletters, reports, and other material produced or collected by Curtis. Materials document his early life and education, as well as his missionary service. Also includes materials from Curtis's military service in Vietnam. Items date from between 1943 and 1972.

Dates: 1943-1972

John Scott Davenport correspondence and pamphlets

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2006
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typewritten correspondence, travel brochures, and newspaper articles. Much of the correspondence was written while Davenport served in the United States military during the Second World War. He spent most of his time in California and Okinawa during that war. Also included is some correspondence between family members.

Dates: 1925-1970

William Davenport letters

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 167
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters mostly from Davenport. Also incluced are letters from the Secretary of War for the United States, Charles Conrad, and various other officials in the Treasury Department of the United States. The items are concerned with Davenport's claim for compensation for expenses incurred as military governor of Matamoros.

Dates: 1848-1855

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Letters 136
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Mormons -- Correspondence 9
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 6
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Spain -- History -- Philip II, 1556-1598 6
Utah -- History 6
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Agriculture and Natural Resources 5
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Civil Rights 5
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China -- History -- Taiping Rebellion, 1850-1864 -- Sources 2
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Lawyers -- Utah -- Correspondence 2
Legislators -- United States -- History 2
Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876 2
Media and Communication 2
Military orders 2
Mormons 2
Mormons -- Utah -- Correspondence 2
Municipal government -- Records and correspondence 2
Netherlands -- History -- Eighty Years' War, 1568-1648 2
New Mexico -- History 2
Newsletters 2
Pamphlets 2
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Politicians -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- Correspondence 2
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Provo (Utah) -- History 2
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Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Women authors, American -- Correspondence 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Germany 2
Admirals -- Great Britain -- Correspondence 1
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Adobe Walls, Battle of, Tex., 1874 1
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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 13
United States. Army 10
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 8
Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598 8
Gordon, Charles George, 1833-1885 7
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Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 6
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 5
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 4
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 3
Hunt, Franklin E. (Franklin Eyre), 1809-1881 3
Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941 3
Bennett, Wallace F. (Wallace Foster), 1898-1993 2
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1782-1858 2
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 2
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 2
Crook, George, 1829-1890 2
Denver, James William, 1817-1892 2
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 2
Green, Dorothy Elizabeth 2
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 2
Houston, Sam, 1793-1863 2
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 2
Merritt, Wesley, 1834-1910 2
Pike, Zebulon Montgomery, 1779-1813 2
Russell, Samuel, 1878-1954 2
Sutherland, George, 1862-1942 2
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 2
United States. Army. Cavalry, 5th 2
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 2
United States. Congress. Senate 2
United States. Navy 2
Wyndham, George Hugh 2
Alden, James C. 1
American Mothers, Inc. 1
Angell, Truman O. (Truman Osborn), 1810-1887 1
Anza, Juan Bautista de, 1735-1788 1
Arny, W. F. M. (William Frederick Milton), 1813-1881 1
Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 1
Baldwin, Frank Dwight, 1842-1923 1
Bank of the United States (1816-1836) 1
Bent, Charles, 1799-1847 1
Benteen, Frederick William, 1834-1898 1
Berrett, William E. (William Edwin) 1
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 1
Blad, Paul, 1959- 1
Boggs, Lillburn W., 1792-1860 1
Book, J. T. (Joe T.) 1
Bowen, Albert E. (Albert Ernest), 1875-1953 1
Bradford, A. C. 1
Bridger, Jim, 1804-1881 1
Brigham Young University 1
Browning, Mortimer 1
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 1
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868 1
Burton, Laurence J. (Laurence Junior), 1926-2002 1
Bush, Edward G. (Edward Geer), 1832-1892 1
Caine, John T. (John Thomas), 1829-1911 1
Camp, Walter Mason, 1867-1925 1
Canada. Canadian Army 1
Cannon, Frank J. 1
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 1
Capelli, Francis J. 1
Carrington family 1
Carrington, Albert, 1813-1889 1
Carrington, Rhoda Maria, 1824-1886 1
Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866 1
Catholic Church. Pope (1572-1585 : Gregory XIII) 1
Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1500-1558 1
Chase, Isaac 1
Chastain, Elijah Webb, 1813-1874 1
Clark, Isaac 1
Clawson, Delwin Morgan, 1914-1992 1
Clayton, Charles C. (Charles Curtis), 1902-1988 1
Collingwood, Cuthbert Collingwood, Baron, 1750-1810 1
Confederate States of America 1
Conway, Elias Nelson 1
Cooke, Philip St. George, 1809-1895 1
Cooper, Benjamin 1
Cooper, Dudley H. 1
Crawford, J. L., 1914- 1
Crazy Horse, approximately 1842-1877 1
Cumberland Presbyterian Church 1
Curtis family 1
Curtis, Alton Craig, 1943-2011 1
Curtis, W. E. 1
Cushing, Caleb 1
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876 1
Davenport, John Scott 1
Davenport, William 1
Doniphan, Alexander William 1
Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993 1
Dougall, Hugh M., Jr., 1863-1937 1
Dougall, Rhoda R., 1868-1956 1
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Dudley, L. Edwin 1
East India Company 1
Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910 1
Ege, Andrew G. (Andrew Galbraith), 1812-1876 1
Ellison, Robert Spurrier 1
Escorial 1
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