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Merle V. Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8108
Scope and Contents Collection contains photocopies of family scrapbook items relating to Merle V. Adams' career and family life. Also includes family biographies, Merle's filmography, copies of newspaper articles that mention Adams, and information about a hidden treasure reported to be near Kanab that Adams helped look for. Dated 1934-2014.
Dates: 1934-2014

Armstrong family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 594
Scope and Contents Typewritten biographical sketches of Mormon pioneers John Christopher and Mary Kirkbride Armstrong and of their son and daughter-in-law, John Graham and Mary Jane Simkins Armstrong by James V. Armstrong and Marcia Armstrong Jolley. Tells of emigration of John Sr. and wife from England to Utah, of his service as bugler in Parley P. Pratt's Southern Utah Exploration Company, LDS church mission to England and death enroute home. Describes John Graham's work as a stagecoach driver and law...
Dates: Date not identified

Biographies of Farnes family

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8251
Scope and Contents Collection consists of biographies and remembrances of Farnes family members. There are pages missing from the stories. Materials date from between approximately 1945 and 1975.
Dates: approximately 1945-1975

Biographies of Isabel Siddoway and Francis Armstrong

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1612
Scope and Contents One book containing 15 photographs, 2 biographies of Francis Armstrong, 2 life sketches of Isabel Siddoway Armstrong, 13 genealogy sheets, and miscellaneous items. The Armstrong biographies describe the lives of Mormon pioneers.
Dates: 1929-1979

John M. Butler address

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8340
Scope and Contents Materials include a typed address delivered by John M. Butler at the Centerville Second Ward on October 7, 1936. The address pertains to his personal family history, and specifically the story of Ellen Hancock Burns MacDuff, who immigrated from England to the United States and travelled to Utah with the Mormon Pioneers.
Dates: 1936 October 7

Clawson Y. Cannon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7793
Overview The collection contains personal and family histories, diaries, correspondence, professional writings, and drafts of Clawson Y. Cannon's writings.
Dates: 1859-1976

Sterling D. Colton collection on Hugh W. Colton

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8024
Scope and Contents Contains research materials used by Lee Roderick in his biography of Hugh W. Colton. Mainly, the collection consists of photocopied newspaper clippings, and family history books, but there are also some photographs and ephemera. The photocopied newspaper clippings are typically about Hugh W. Colton and his business ventures with J. Willard Marriott, his experiences in World War II, and his professional life as a county lawyer and rancher in Vernal Utah. Also included in the collection are legal...
Dates: 1885-2006

Julian William Cummings papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8098
Scope and Contents Contains materials related to the life of Julian William Cummings. Most of the materials pertain to his service in the military as a Grasshopper Pilot during World War II. Documents pertaining to this include his own typed reminiscences, drawings and photographs of that time, and official correspondence on his orders. Also includes publication materials for his memoir, “Grasshopper Pilot,” written with his second wife, Gwendolyn Kay Cummings McClellan. Some materials pertain to his mission...
Dates: 1899-2007

Joseph Raymond Dewey memories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2973
Scope and Contents Contains histories of author's ancestors, together with poems, genealogy, funeral talks, speeches, and pictures. Includes autobiographical accounts by Nellie L. Dewey, Elijah K. Fuller, Edward M. Thurman, Horace S. Rawson, Violet M. Dewey and J. Raymond Dewey; biographical sketches of Lewis C. Rogerson, Fannie V. Smith, Matilda S. Farnes, George U. Smith, John Cook Dewey, John Cyrus Dewey, S. Annie C. Dewey, Sarah U. Child, Mary Ann G. Perkes, and Jane M. Dean; and a large number of family...
Dates: 1995

DeWitt family histories

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2983
Scope and Contents Collection includes three family histories from the DeWitt and Kempe families, which include typescripts of correspondence and journals, reproductions of photographs, and other biographical information. The histories themselves describe the lives of Elijah Reeves DeWitt, Abel Alexander DeWitt Sr., Abel Alexander DeWitt Jr., Christopher Jensen Kempe, and Ruth Leila Kempe. Includes information on their experiences in Utah, Illinois, Indiana, and at Brigham Young Academy.
Dates: 2004-2005

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Cannon, Clawson Y. (Clawson Young), 1885-1977 1
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Dalley, Julius S. (Julius Sylvester), 1877-1953 1
Dalley, Julius W. 1
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Dewey, Joseph Raymond, 1912- 1
Dewey, Nellie Lorena Thurman, 1886-1972 1
Dewey, Violet McKenzie Rogerson, 1911- 1
Eliason, Carol 1
Fearn family 1
French, Effie Lucina Kellogg, 1876-1963 1
Fuller, Elijah Knapp, 1811-1897 1
Gerber, Johannes, 1796-1870 1
Hafen, John, 1856-1910 1
Hale, Edward Girard 1
Hubbard, Mary Jacobsen 1
Jacob, Calvin K. 1
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 1
Jones (Family : Jones, Lehi Willard, 1854-1947) 1
Kane, Kay Pierpont, 1938- 1
Keeler, Martha Alice Fairbanks, 1860-1938 1
Keeler, Virginia Christensen, 1901-1970 1
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Larsen family 1
Larson, Naomi Barlow, 1923-2010 1
MacDuff, Ellen Hancock Burns, 1812-1885 1
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Miles, Henry Landon, 1935- 1
Miles, John Horne, 1854-1925 1
Monson, Marian Hintze 1
Painter, Vondell A., 1919-2003 1
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Peterson, Thomas, 1860-1935 1
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Smith, Blanche Rogers, 1899-1979 1
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Springville Museum of Art 1
Thurman, Edward Moroni, 1847-1931 1
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