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Across the continent by overland stage in 1865

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 501
Scope and Contents In this autographed reminiscence, Colfax describes his stagecoach trip from Missouri to California in 1865. It is likely he made the trip in his capacity as chair of the Committee on Post Offices and Post Roads. Account includes his detailed observations regarding trail terrain, arable lands, mining, and the people he encountered. Colfax also indirectly considered the issue of the transcontinental railroad. He spent a few days in Salt Lake City and met Brigham Young, president of the Mormon...
Dates: 1865

Adams Brothers Portrait Landscape Photography photographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 259
Scope and Contents

Collection includes eight photographs of Ogden, Utah and Utah landscapes taken by the Adams Brothers Portrait and Landscape Photography.

Dates: approximately 1890-1899

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

American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions letter received

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2197
Scope and Contents Materials include a five page unsigned handwritten letter dated October 2, 1833, to Reverend D. Green, secretary of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, from the chairman of a committee in Jacksonville, Illinois, requesting the Board's aid in outfitting a missionary group to the "Indians West of the Rocky Mountains." This letter is accompanied by a two page manuscript copy of a petition titled "Incipient measures in relation to the establishment of a mission," with...
Dates: 1833

Andrew Amundsen journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 786
Scope and Contents Photocopy of typescript. Author describes the trip from the Lehi, Utah, area in company with his fellow missionaries to Moencopi, Arizona, where the group farmed, lived among the Indians, learned their language, and taught them about the Mormon Church. Amundsen also records his impressions of the Indians as a people and gives a day-by-day account of the Mormons' relations with them, as well as providing descriptions of various sites the group explored for potential settlement by Mormon...
Dates: 1873

Cordell M. Andersen letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1186
Scope and Contents

Typed letters dated Sept. 22, 1969 and July 9, 1975 in Guatemala. These items are addressed to "family and friends" in Provo, Utah and describe the foundation's agricultural self-help project among the rural people of Guatemala. The letters also discuss other foundation matters.

Dates: 1969-1975

George Edward Anderson photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2852
Overview

Collection contains eight boxes containing 130 items, including black and white oversized prints of Utah printed from negatives by George Edward Anderson.

Dates: 1900-1928

William Henry Andrews letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 765
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letter dated February 4, 1907 and addressed to V. S. Peet of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Andrews expresses doubt about a report of Indians in the United States using crucifixion in their worship. The V. S. Peet was probably Volney S. Peet, an anti-Mormon writer.

Dates: 1907 February 4

James E. Bacon Native American photographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 635
Scope and Contents

James E. Bacon Native American photographs, circa 1920-1960s collection contains 6 photographs and 1 postcard of Native Americans and people related to the Uintah Basin Indian Mission taken.

Dates: approximately 1920-1969

Eve Ball manuscripts and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7740
Scope and Contents

Collection contains revised manuscripts of some book chapters written by Eve Ball, and photographs that support her research of Native Americans.

Dates: 1966

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 193
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Subject
Material Types 56
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Immigration and American Expansion 28
Politics, Government, and Law 27
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 23
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Missions and Missionaries 16
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Mormons 14
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Overland journeys to the Pacific 11
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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 9
Brigham Young University 7
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Camp, Walter Mason, 1867-1925 5
United States. Indian Claims Commission 5
Brigham Young University. Indian Education Department 4
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 4
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 4
Brigham Young University. Institute of Lamanite Research and Services 3
Brigham Young University. Native American Educational Outreach Programs 3
Crook, George, 1829-1890 3
Ellison, Robert Spurrier 3
Red Cloud, 1822-1909 3
United States. Army. Cavalry, 5th 3
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United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs 3
United States. Office of Indian Affairs 3
Wilkinson, Cragun & Barker 3
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Brigham Young University. Institute of American Indian Services and Research 2
Brigham Young University. Multicultural Education Department 2
Brininstool, E. A. (Earl Alonzo), 1870-1957 2
Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917 2
Calderwood, Zane C. 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Indian Student Placement Program (1954-1996) 2
Clark, James R. (James Ratcliffe), 1910-1995 2
Dillman, Mildred Miles, 1893-1980 2
Farnsworth, Raymond B. (Raymond Bartlett), 1915-1987 2
Felt, Paul E., 1916-1999 2
Haskell, Thales Hastings, 1834-1909 2
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942 2
Larsen, Floyd 2
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 2
Lyne, Louise 2
Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925 2
Mitson, Betty Kulberg 2
Moore, David 2
Oakley, Annie 2
Old Army Press 2
Poulsen, Irving Washington, 1894-1984 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 2
Tingey, Dale Thomas 2
Tyler, S. Lyman (Samuel Lyman), 1920-1998 2
Utah. Militia 2
Ute Indian Tribe 2
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 2
Young, Karl E. (Karl Egbert), 1903-1990 2
Abraham, John 1
Adams Brothers Portrait Landscape Photography (Firm) 1
Albright, William R. 1
Allen, Andrew Jackson, 1818-1884 1
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions 1
American Horse, 1840-1908 1
American Indian Defense Association 1
Amundsen, Andrew, 1849-1927 1
Andersen, Cordell M. 1
Anderson, Cordell M. 1
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 1
Andrews, William H. (William Henry), 1842-1919 1
Arny, W. F. M. (William Frederick Milton), 1813-1881 1
As-sau-Taw-Ka 1
Atwood, Stella M. 1
Aylesworth, Barton Orville, 1860-1933 1
Bacon, James E. (James Earl), 1893-1973 1
Baldwin, Frank Dwight, 1842-1923 1
Ball, Eve 1
Ballantyne, Richard, 1817-1898 1
Ballard, Henry, 1832-1908 1
Ballard, Margaret McNeil, 1846-1918 1
Ballenger, Jesse O. (Jesse Oglestone), 1824-1881 1
Barrett, Lawrence, 1838-1891 1
Barry, D. F. (David Francis), 1854-1934 1
Bartlett, Claude 1
Bayles, Grant L., 1904-1987 1
Bayles, Josephine Harris, 1908- 1
Bean, Elizabeth Baum, 1834-1916 1
Bean, Emily Haws, 1836-1908 1
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 1
Bean, Mary Jane Wall, 1841-1891 1
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 1
Behrens, Richard K. 1
Bell, C. M. (Charles Milton), approximately 1849-1893 1
Bennion, John E. 1
Benteen, Frederick William, 1834-1898 1
Bigler, Henry William, 1815-1900 1
Billy, the Kid 1
Black Pine, chief of the Utes 1
Black, Justin A., 1887-1976 1
Blackburn, Abner, 1827-1904 1
Bleak, James G. (James Godson), 1829-1918 1
Bonnin, Raymond 1
Boquist, Laura Brewster 1
Bown, M. D. 1
Boyden, John S. (John Sterling), 1906-1980 1
Brace, A. Victor 1
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