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An act authorizing Thomas Moore to erect a ferry on Green River

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1903
Scope and Contents

Original proclamation endorsed by Willard Richards, W. W. Phelps, and Brigham Young. The document is an act authorizing Thomas Moore to erect a ferry on the Green River. The act discusses the fares that would be charged for its use. The document also states the penalty for running unauthorized ferries.

Dates: 1852

Arza Adams diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 729
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries in four volumes. Also included are photocopies of the materials. Adams mentions his youth and starts his diaries in 1830. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1836 and subsequently lived in Missouri, Illinois, and Iowa, and came to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1849.

Dates: 1830-1844

Catherine Ellen Camp Greer anecdotes and reminiscences

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 671
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography. Greer was born in Dresden, Tennessee, in 1837. After her parents joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, she moved with them to Nauvoo, Illinois. She migrated to Utah in 1850 and settled in Bountiful. She later moved to southern Arizona where she lived in Woodruff.

Dates: 1921

Transcription of the Averett Family ledger book

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1303
Scope and Contents

Narrative of the history of members of the Averett family, including conversion, activities in Far West and Nauvoo, emigration westward, and settlement and activities in Utah Territory. The transcription was entrusted to P.T. Reilly.

Dates: 1972

Baker family family histories

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

Typewritten biographies, letters, diaries and genealogy sheets relating to the Baker family, converts to Mormonism and settlers of Southern Utah.

Dates: 1850-1950

Biographical sketch of Hannah Meredith White

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2573
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Hannah Meredith was born in 1855 in Wales. Her family had been converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and they migrated to Utah in 1863. The family first lived in Salt Lake City and later in Vernon in Tooele County. She married Joseph White in 1875, and she and her husband moved to American Fork in 1906. She died in 1939.

Dates: approximately 1940

Biographical sketch of Joseph Brigham White

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2572
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Joseph Brigham White was born in 1855 in England. He came to the United states when he was six weeks old, and he came to Salt Lake City, Utah, with other members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints when he was 15 years old. He settled in American Fork, Utah, and died in 1938.

Dates: approximately 1940

Biography : Alice Thornton Mott

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2548
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Alice Thornton was born in 1839 in Hancock County, Illinois, to a couple who were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She migrated to Utah in 1852 where she settled in American Fork. She married Stephen Mott in 1856. She had no children and died in 1914.

Dates: approximately 1940

Biography : Ann Adamson Robbins

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2553
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Ann Adamson was born in England in 1841, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and migrated to Utah in 1862. She settled in American Fork, Utah, and married James Robbins in 1865. She lived in various towns in Utah, Colorado, and California. She died in 1912.

Dates: approximately 1940

Biography : Edward Robinson, Jr.

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2555
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Edward Robinson was born in England in 1839, and his family soon joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He migrated to Nauvoo, Illinois, and came to Utah in 1849. He later settled in American Fork, Utah. He married Sarah E. Harrington in 1862 and died in 1901.

Dates: approximately 1940

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Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 6
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 6
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 4
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 4
Shelley, Charlotte D. 3
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Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976 2
Dalton, Luella Adams 2
Hansen, Ann Chipman 2
Mayne, Rachel Ellen Peet, 1858- 2
Smith, Elias, 1804-1888 2
Tanner, George S. 2
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 2
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 2
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Adams, Marie Proctor 1
Adams, Marillah Olney, 1833-1899 1
Ambrose, Lucy A., 1896-1986 1
Andreasen, Ole Christian, 1840-1904 1
Armstrong, Annie Marie Jensen, 1860-1929 1
Averett, Elijah, 1810-1886 1
Averett, Johanna Christina Neilson, 1837-1924 1
Averett, John, -1847 1
Averett, Murray 1
Baker family 1
Bartleby's Books 1
Bate, Herbert, 1844- 1
Blanchard, Benjamin T. (Benjamin Thomas), 1838-1915 1
Boquist, Laura Brewster 1
Britton, Richard 1
Brockbank, Mary Park 1
Bronson, Theodore B. 1
Brown, John, 1820-1896 1
Bush family 1
Bush, Charles Clarence, 1873-1959 1
Bush, Lucy W. 1
Bushman, John, 1843-1926 1
Bushman, Lois Angeline Smith 1
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
Cannon, Louisa Martha Wells, 1862-1888 1
Cawood, Anna B. 1
Cazier, David 1
Christiansen, Matildia Stagg 1
Christofferson, Elma Wootton 1
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 1
Clarke, William (Merchant) 1
Crosby, Oscar 1
Curtis, Joseph, 1818-1883 1
Curtis, Millicent W. 1
Curtis, Nahum 1
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 1
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Driver, William, 1837-1921 1
Druce, John, 1818-1897 1
Empey, Jessie E. 1
Evans, Laura Robinson 1
Farmer, Ann Webster 1
Farmer, Blain 1
Farmer, James, 1825-1908 1
Farmer, Mary Ballany 1
Farmer, Mary Bateman 1
Farmer, Sarah Broadbridge 1
Featherston, Charlotte Ruston 1
Federal Writers' Project 1
Flake, Green, 1828-1903 1
Frost, Samuel B., 1810-1888 1
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 1
Gray, Fern Armstrong 1
Great Britain. Royal Navy 1
Greenwood, Jane L. R. (Jane Leah Robinson), 1882-1970 1
Greer, Catherine Ellen Camp 1
Grow, Minnie P., 1840-1917 1
Harley, Edwin, 1819-1903 1
Heywood, Joseph Leland, 1815-1910 1
Holbrook family 1
Holbrook, Joseph, 1806-1885 1
Huggard, Cora Greenwood 1
Jackson, Edward 1
Jenkins, Laura M. 1
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 1
Johnson, Jeffery O. (Jeffery Ogden), 1944- 1
Jones, Albert, 1839-1925 1
Keith, F. F. (Fleury F.) 1
Kelly, Charles, 1889-1971 1
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 1
Kuhn, Joseph A. 1
Langston, John 1
Larsen, Arthur Smith 1
Larsen, Cecilie Marie Schmidt 1
Larsen, Hans 1
Lay, Hark 1
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 1
Letchfield, F. T., Jr. (Francis Thomas) 1
Littlefield, Harrison D 1
Lyman, Francis M. (Francis Marion), 1840-1916 1
Makin, Irene Armstrong 1
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 1
McKee, Persis Moore Sweat, 1820- 1
McManus, Stella, 1918- 1
Meason, Susan 1
Mickelsen, Ane Nielsen 1
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