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Ben R. Badley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1904
Scope and Contents

Letters, magic kits, essays, and articles. The materials relate to how to perform sleight-of-hand tricks and other illusions.

Dates: 1883-1939

Diego Miguel Bringas y Encinas description of a map

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 32
Scope and Contents

Handwritten description of Sonora, Mexico, in Spanish with a handdrawn map of the area. The date of the item is uncertain.

Dates: 1780

Charles C. Clayton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1792
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings, correspondence, scrapbooks, club rosters, programs, and essays. Clayton wrote for the St. Louis Globe-Democrat newspaper. The materials relate to Clayton's work as a journalist and include many of his editorials and other reporting.

Dates: 1921-1970

James Wyckoff compend of chronology, metaphysics, and biblical criticism

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 332
Scope and Contents

Handwritten notes and essays relating to the chronology and criticism of the Bible and to metaphysics.

Dates: approximately 1820

Clarence Cottam papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1942
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, reports, articles, notes, minutes, essays, certificates, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to Cottam's numerous professional activities while working im many capacities for the United States government and for Brigham Young University. The items largely deal with Cottam's work as an ecologist and as a conservationist.

Dates: 1924-1974

Count Itwa bound manuscript

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1361
Scope and Contents Handwritten and bound manuscript in French entitled "LES FOLIES D'UN PENSEUR" (The Foolishness of a Thinker). The item contains various writings on philosophical topics such as the process by which authors are inspired, and how men come to worship God. It also contains some thoughts on the human condition. These are followed by a long dissertation on Napoleon (1769-1821) and Napoleon III (1808-1873). The author writes about the latter's politics, character, and morality. Following these...
Dates: 1851-1863

A description of the person of Jesus

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2078
Scope and Contents

Photocopied handwritten article which was previously published in the "Millennial Star", vol. 22, a publication of the Mormon Church. The article contains a description of the physical features of Jesus.

Dates: approximately 1835

Barbara Lucille Hall papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1670
Scope and Contents

Collection includes poems, correspondence, diaries, autobiographical sketches, and miscellaneous items written or collected by Barbara Lucille Hall.

Dates: 1976-1983

Charles H. Kelly papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 653
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten book. Kelly writes about his life in Missouri, outlines his family's history, and includes essays on various historical and scientific matters.

Dates: 1940-1954

Lowry Nelson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 223
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typewritten correspondence, essays, social surveys, articles, and student papers. Most of the items deal with Nelson's social research on Mormon communities in Utah and Canada.

Dates: 1929-1978

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Bluff (Utah) -- History 1
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