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Laura J. Adamson account of a dream

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 127
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiographical account of a dream told by Laura J. Adamson. The story was written down by Susa Young Gates. Adamson relates that the dream gave her information relating to a brutal murder of Adamson family members, and she says that the murdered people came back from the dead to tell her to commit herself more fully to the Mormon faith.

Dates: 1916

John Hortt Adams personal history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2986
Scope and Contents Narrative and photographic images concerning his childhood in Kanab, Utah; attendance at Brigham Young University; living in Hollywood, California; service in the U.S. Navy during World War II; marriage; travels; church service, including a Latter-day Saint mission to Seattle, Washington, 1989-1990; owning and running Grandview Miniature Golf Course in Provo, Utah; and working as accountant at BYU Financial Services. Also contains significant information about his family, including an...
Dates: 1997

Verda Spencer Adams autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6263
Abstract

The Verda Spencer Adams autobiography is the written account from her experience growing up in the early 20th century in a rural Mormon community until watching her own children grow up.

Dates: 1978-1979

Andrew Jackson Allen autobiography and diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3213
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typescript of an autobiography and diary. Allen writes about his youth in Kentucky and move to Missouri after he joined the Mormon Church. He later moved to Nauvoo, Illinois, and joined the Mormon exodus to Utah in 1847. He tells about the hardships of early settlement in Salt Lake City, Utah. His diary starts in 1857. It has many gaps and entries were often months apart. He writes about the "Utah War;" his work on the railroad in 1868 and 1869; his...
Dates: 1857-1884

Rhoda J. Allred and Sharon Allred Jessup collection on Rulon C. Allred

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8750
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials pertaining to the life of Rulon C. Allred. Included are typed and handwritten journal entries and letters, handwritten financial records, and his handwritten autobiography. A typed scrapbook made by his daughter Rhoda as well as Allred family recordings, family histories, and an interview with John Stewart on compact discs are also included. His religious materials include a book with records of work Allred did for the dead in Mesa, Arizona, and diary entries...
Dates: approximately 1930-2005; Majority of material found within 1958-1978

Zina Alberta Allen Andrus autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1906
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of Zina's autobiographical notes as compiled by her son Hyrum Leslie Andrus in 1971. Zina talks about her life in Cache Valley, Utah and in Idaho.

Dates: 1941

Janell Ravsten Arrington autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1006
Scope and Contents

Typescript of an autobiography. Arrington discusses her childhood in Cache Valley, Utah, farming community, her education, marriage, and family. She relates stories of family members and tells of her church activity in Twin Falls, Idaho. She stresses her personal philosophy of life that happiness lies in giving service to others.

Dates: 1978

As a bee gathereth honey

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1019
Overview

My first day of visiting teaching in Quito, Ecuador.

Dates: 1978

Rachel Calder Ashworth family papers and histories

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9001
Scope and Contents

Rachel Calder Ashworth family papers and histories contains family histories, biographies, autobiographies, family records, pedigrees and photographs of her pioneer ancestors and their families, many of whom were in Vernal, Utah. Some of the more frequently mentioned families are the Ashworths, the Mentzers, the Hackings, and the Calders. Dated from approximately 1900 to 2015.

Dates: approximately 1900-2015

Mary Viva Skousen Bluth Brown autobiographical writings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2095
Scope and Contents Includes a 525-page autobiography, completed in 1994, and a five-page autobiographical sketch dated 1995. The material details her early life as a Mormon in Colonia Juarez, Mexico; musical talents, especially in piano; work as a school teacher; family activities; travels; and temple and family history work. Autobiography contains significant information about her husband, Egbert Daniel (Buster) Brown, and other family members, and includes numerous photographic images. Autobiographical...
Dates: 1944-1995

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Cox, Zina Kunz Hatch Fuit 2
Lefevre, William, 1833-1920 2
Utah. Militia 2
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Adams, John Hortt, 1921- 1
Adams, Verda Spencer, 1900-1994 1
Adamson, Laura J. 1
Allen, Andrew Jackson, 1818-1884 1
Allen, Inez Knight, 1876-1937 1
Allred, Rhoda J., 1943- 1
Allred, Rulon C. (Rulon Clark) 1
American Mothers, Inc. 1
Anderson, August L. (August Ludvig), 1864-1940 1
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 1
Anderson, Olive Lowry, 1862-1945 1
Andrus, Zina Alberta Allen, 1894- 1
Apostolic United Brethren 1
Ashley family 1
Ashworth family 1
Ashworth, Rachel Calder, 1928- 1
Baker family 1
Bank of Northern Arizona (Snowflake, Ariz.) 1
Barlow, Frances Parrish, 1911- 1
Bean, Olive Smoot, 1860-1942 1
Beck, Ethel P. (Ethel Porter), 1893-1991 1
Bemis family 1
Berg family 1
Bernards, LeGrand Meyer, 1921- 1
Boyer, Dell Delos, 1879- 1
Brady, William Wells, 1886-1964 1
Brewster, Sheldon Riser, 1901- 1
Brigham Young Academy 1
Brigham Young Academy. South American Expedition (1900-1901) 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Physical Education 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Sociology 1
Brigham Young University. Indian Education Department 1
Brigham Young University. School of Social Work 1
Bright, Mollie Tyler 1
Brockbank, Isaac, Jr., 1837-1927 1
Brooklyn (Ship : 1834-1856) 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Egbert Daniel, 1892-1968 1
Brown, Irene Lillywhite 1
Brown, Mabel Nellie, 1912-1989 1
Brown, Mary Viva Skousen Bluth 1
Brown, William Dearborn, 1813-1901 1
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 1
Bulkley, Newman, 1817-1893 1
Bullock, Kenneth C. 1
Bullock, Maurine Olson, 1897-1997 1
Burr, Dick W. (Dick Wayne), 1920-2002 1
Burr, Myrth 1
Butler, Susan Elizabeth Redd, 1880-1977 1
Bywater, James 1
Calder family 1
Cannon family 1
Carter, Mary Hall, 1920-2009 1
Carter, Wesley C. (Wesley Carol), 1917-1995 1
Chamberlain, Mary E. Wooley 1
Christensen, Mary, 1861- 1
Christopherson family 1
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). Department of Seminaries and Institutes of Religion 1
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Quorum of the Seventy 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northwestern States Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Oak Hills 2nd Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
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Cutler, Thomas R. 1
Cutler, Virginia F., 1905-1993 1
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Davis, Magdalena Wilhelmina Hollermann 1
Davis, Owen Marion 1
Day, Eliza Jane Staker, 1860-1948 1
Day, Lillie Buhler 1
Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company 1
Dorcheus, John T. 1
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