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Charlotte H. Evans Adams and Henry A. Orme letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 630
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter dated 1938 in which Adams states that she heard Martin Harris testify to the authenticity of the Book of Mormon in a speech given at the General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1870. Also included is a letter by Henry A. Orme in which he outlines the life of Charlotte Adams, his grandmother.
Dates: 1938-1967

William Ajax letter to William Lewis

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8692
Scope and Contents Materials include a photocopied letter from William Ajax (Centre, Utah) to William Lewis (Aberdare, Wales), dated March 18, 1893. Ajax writes about Wales, Utah, and the building of the Salt Lake City temple. He says that the fine quality masonry has been built by Welshmen. He also talks about his education, current interests, describes his emmigration from Wales to Utah, and discusses his opinions about Mormonism and religion. Dated March 18, 1893.
Dates: 1893 March 18

William Henry Andrews letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 765
Scope and Contents Typewritten and signed letter dated February 4, 1907 and addressed to V. S. Peet of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Andrews expresses doubt about a report of Indians in the United States using crucifixion in their worship. The V. S. Peet was probably Volney S. Peet, an anti-Mormon writer.
Dates: 1907 February 4

Huldah M. Beede letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2571
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter addressed "To the Friends of Western Yearly Meeting, to be holden at Sugar Grove, Henrick Ct. Ind." Beede praises and salutes the "dear friends, in gospel love, earnestly desiring, with my own self, your establishment and preservation in the Truth on the Rock Christ Jesus.
Dates: 1893

Wallace F. Bennett papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 20
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, speeches, bills, legislative resolutions, press releases, and financial records that document Wallace F. Bennett's activities during his time as a senator between 1948 and 1974 in Utah and Washington D.C. The central topic of these materials (which were mostly created during Bennett's later terms in the US Senate) is the Cold War, including how to promote peaceful coexistence between the Soviet Union and America. They also reveal the immense changes that...
Dates: 1948-1984

Isaac H. Bishop letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 116
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten letter and a typescript of the item. The letter is addressed to "Dear Brother and Sister" and dated 3 May 1849. Bishop writes about family matters and quotes from the second book of Esdras dealing with the end of the world.
Dates: 1849 May 3

Bishop of Waterford letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2306
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter dated 14 July 1793. The item is written in the thrid person and states that "the Bishop of Waterford presents his compliments to Ms. Johnson" and requests that a letter be safely delivered to a W. Lindsey.
Dates: 1793 July 14

Juan Bravo letter setting forth regulations

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1340
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter in Spanish from the Province of the Holy Gospel in Mexico. The item sets forth regulations for the conduct of processions.
Dates: 1759

Bureau of Indian Affairs correspondence

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 785
Scope and Contents Photocopies of original letters with accompanying typescripts. Covers the nomination of Mormon Church leader Jacob Hamblin as a federal Indian agent for southern Utah, northern Arizona, and southeast Nevada.Also includes exchanges between W. F. M. Arny, the federal agent for the Navajo tribes; Jacob Hamblin and other Mormon settlers in Arizona; and Col. L. Edwin Dudley, regional Superintendent of Indian Affairs in Santa Fe, NM. These letters attempt to arrange a peaceful settlement...
Dates: 1871-1874

Sir Richard Francis and Lady Isabel Burton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 48
Scope and Contents Correspondence, a portrait of Burton, and an autograph book. The items are both to and from Richard Burton and his wife, Isabel Arundel Burton. The materials deal largely with personal matters including Richard Burton's visit of the Mormons in Utah.
Dates: 1855-1890

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