Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 10

James G. Duffin diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1696
Scope and Contents Handwritten and bound diaries. Also included are bound photocopies of the handwritten journals. The items are for the years 1887 through 1889 when Duffin served as a missionary for the Mormon Church in the Southern States Mission. The diaries also cover the years 1901 through 1906 when Duffin was president of the Southwestern States Mission (1900-1904) and of the Central States Mission (1904-1906) also for the Mormon Church. Duffin includes handwritten copies of letters both sent and...
Dates: 1887-1906

William Farrer diaries and letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1521
Scope and Contents

Contains seven handwritten volumes, plus typescripts which focus on Farrer's Hawaiian Mission, 1850-1854. Volume one contains accounts of his work in the California gold fields prior to his mission call. Volume seven is entirely in the Hawaiian language. Also included are photocopies of typescripts of 71 letters written to and by Farrer when he served in the Hawaiian Islands.

Dates: 1849-1860

John Henry Gibbs papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 741
Scope and Contents

The John Henry Gibbs Collection deals mainly with Gibbs' mission. The collection is organized into the following categories: genealogical information, journals, notebooks and miscellaneous items, letters, personal history of Louisa Gibbs, articles written about the Tennessee Massacre and books owned by Gibbs.

Dates: 1872-1938

John Claiborne Harper papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 185
Scope and Contents Handwritten diary, letters, certificates, paroles, and Mormon Church blessings. The diary was kept while Harper served on a mission to the Southern States for the Mormon Church from 1887 to 1888. Also included is an autograph book signed by Mormons in the Utah State prison for polygamy in 1889. The certificates and letters relate to Mormons in Mexico, to Harper's civic appointments in Payson, and to family matters. Two paroles were given to Harper on 10 April 1865 at Appomattox Court...
Dates: 1856-1899

John Peter Johnson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1957
Scope and Contents

Handwritten correspondence, diaries, notebooks, patriarchal blessings, certificates, an autobiography, and genealogical materials. The correspondence are between Johnson and his wife, Hana, and were written while Johnson was on a mission for the Mormon Church in Sweden. The diaries were kept while Johnson was on his mission and after his return to Ogden, Utah. The certificates deal with Johnson's numerous callings in the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1872-1946

Sidney J. Ottley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1826
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, diaries, financial ledgers, newsletters, an autobiography, greeting cards, and a scrapbook. The diaries relate to Ottley's missions for the Church in New Zealand and Great Britain and to his service as mission president also in New Zealand starting in 1951. The correspondence is between family members. The photographs in the scrapbook were taken during his mission presidency in the 1950s.

Dates: 1912-1978

Earl Stanley Paul diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1797
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries kept in 10 volumes from 1912 to 1979. There are many gaps. Paul writes about his mission to Samoa from 1912 to 1916, his service in the United States Army from 1918 to 1919 in France, his marriage, Mormon church activities, and his second mission to Samoa. He also includes autobiographical materials with the diary entries. Also included area typewritten autobiography, a family history, a volume of miscellaneous correspondence and certificates, and drafts of his writings....
Dates: 1912-1979

Joseph Hill Richards papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries, account books, correspondence, and an autobiography. The materials document Richards' activities as a Mormon pioneer in Arizona, as a missionary to Great Britain, and as a Mormon Church leader.

Dates: 1876-1919

William O. Robinson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1848
Scope and Contents

Diaries, a scrapbook, newspaper clippings, essays, poems, correspondence, a biography, a published book with handwritten corrections, and a film strip. The materials deal with Robinson's dancing, music, and educational careers. The diaries are in six volumes and relate to Robinson's mission for the Mormon Church in Colorado.

Dates: 1897-1976

Levi Edgar Young papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 561

Correspondence, journals, scrapbooks, lecture materials, published and unpublished manuscripts, memorabilia, and miscellany. The materials cover a large number of topics because of Young's involvement in religion, education, government (historical societies), and professional organizations. The diaries were kept while Young was serving as a missionary for the Mormon Church in Switzerland.

Dates: 1835-1973

Filtered By

  • Subject: Electronic books X
  • Subject: Letters X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 9
Diaries 9
Missions and Missionaries 9
Certificates 3
Material Types 3
∨ more
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Southern States -- History 3
Photographs 3
Correspondence 2
Educators -- Utah -- History 2
Home and Family 2
Mormons -- Utah -- Ogden -- History 2
Ogden (Utah) -- History 2
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 2
Publications 2
Scrapbooks 2
Social Life and Customs 2
Account books 1
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 1
Autobiographies 1
California -- History -- 1846-1850 1
Civic Activism 1
Colorado 1
Composers -- Utah -- History 1
Essays 1
Grantsville (Utah) -- History 1
Great Salt Lake Valley (Utah) -- History -- Sources 1
Greeting cards 1
Hawaii -- Description and travel 1
Hawaii -- History -- To 1893 1
Immigration and American Expansion 1
Italy -- Pictorial works 1
Joseph City (Ariz.) -- History -- Sources 1
Manuscripts (for publication) 1
Military 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Central States 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Hawaii -- History 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- History 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Southwest, New 1
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Sweden -- History 1
Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain -- History 1
Mormon missionaries -- Hawaii -- History 1
Mormon missionaries -- Middle West -- History 1
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States 1
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States -- History 1
Mormons -- Arizona -- History 1
Mormons -- Great Britain -- History 1
Mormons -- Mexico -- History 1
Mormons -- Middle West -- History -- Sources 1
Mormons -- New Zealand -- History 1
Mormons -- Samoan Islands -- History 1
Mormons -- Southern States -- History 1
Mormons -- Southwestern States -- History 1
Mormons -- Utah -- Payson -- History 1
Music 1
Newsletters 1
Notes 1
Pardons 1
Payson (Utah) -- History 1
Photocopies 1
Pioneers 1
Poetry 1
Politics, Government, and Law 1
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 1
Postcards 1
Rexburg (Idaho) -- History -- Sources 1
Samoan Islands -- History 1
Souvenirs (Keepsakes) 1
Spring City (Utah) -- History 1
Switzerland -- Description and travel 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American 1
∧ less
Hawaiian 1
Multiple languages 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 6
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 1
Duffin, James G. (James Glendhill) 1
Farrer, William, 1821-1906 1
Gibbs, John Henry, 1853-1884 1