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W. D. Abernith letter

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1225
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter, dated 2 July 1841, and addressed to David W. Catlin of Connecticut. Abernith writes about an "anti-Mormon" political convention being held in Carthage, Illinois.
Dates: 1841 July 2

William Abplanalp missionary letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8566
Scope and Contents Contains letters from William Abplanlp while he was serving his mission in Germany and Switzerland. Correspondences are between William and various family members including: his parents, his brother Pete, a cousin serving a mission in Colorado, his sister Mary, and other relatives. The letters from William relate his experiences on his mission as well as his love for those back at home. Letters addressed to William share stories of home life as well as current events of the time. Letters are...
Dates: 1906-1909

Charlotte H. Evans Adams and Henry A. Orme letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 630
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter dated 1938 in which Adams states that she heard Martin Harris testify to the authenticity of the Book of Mormon in a speech given at the General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1870. Also included is a letter by Henry A. Orme in which he outlines the life of Charlotte Adams, his grandmother.
Dates: 1938-1967

John Adams letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 733
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter. Adams states that a Mr. Young "from Mendon" has been hired to do some work for him. It is unclear if the John Adams in the letter is the same John Adams (1786-1856) who wrote a legal history of New York State. The "Mr. Young" may have been Brigham Young (1801-1877), second president of the Mormon Church. The date of the item is also uncertain.
Dates: approximately 1830

John Quincy Adams letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 680
Scope and Contents Handwritten, unsigned letter of thanks to Thomas Newton, Jr., Chairman of the Committee of Commerce of the House of Representatives, regarding retaliation against the French for tonnage duties.
Dates: 1822

Oscar Fay Adams letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1032
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter dated October 29, 1907 and addressed to "Mr. Clement." The item was written in Boston, Massachusetts. Adams writes that he will be sending Clement a book of verse.
Dates: 1907 October 29

Thomas Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 679
Scope and Contents Holographs and printed material. Contains a journal of Adams' mission to Great Britain, 1895-1897, including newspaper clippings about Mormonism in Ireland, and records of his correspondence and missionary work. Also included are a letter changing his mission call to Great Britain, 1895, genealogical data, and family histories of his father's family, William Adams.
Dates: 1895-1897

William Ajax letter to William Lewis

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8692
Scope and Contents Materials include a photocopied letter from William Ajax (Centre, Utah) to William Lewis (Aberdare, Wales), dated March 18, 1893. Ajax writes about Wales, Utah, and the building of the Salt Lake City temple. He says that the fine quality masonry has been built by Welshmen. He also talks about his education, current interests, describes his emmigration from Wales to Utah, and discusses his opinions about Mormonism and religion. Dated March 18, 1893.
Dates: 1893 March 18

Louisa May Alcott papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 503
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed correspondence of Louisa May Alcott and her sister, May Alcott Nieriker and various other family members and writers. The letters are of both a private and professional nature, and discuss social engagements, familial affairs, writing schedules, and upcoming publications. Also included are two portraits, a sound recording with transcript of a radio adaptation of "Little Women," the poem recording with transcript of a radio adaption of "Little Women," the poem "Lines to a...
Dates: 1862-1888

James C. Alden letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3902
Abstract Three letters from John C. Alden to his wife, written during the Civil War, 1863.
Dates: 1863

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Religion 44
Immigration and American Expansion 43
Literature 42
Mormon Church -- Presidents -- Correspondence 38
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Authors, American -- Correspondence 31
Notes 28
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Mormons -- Utah -- History 26
Biography 25
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Genealogies 23
Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence 23
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Mormon Church -- Apostles 19
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Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 19
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 18
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Fine Arts 12
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Provo (Utah) -- History 12
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Territorial Government 12
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Women authors, American -- Correspondence 12
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Generals -- United States -- Correspondence 11
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Civil Procedure and Courts 10
Mines and Mineral Resources 10
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- Correspondence 10
Presidents -- United States -- Correspondence 10
Church officers -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Correspondence 9
Expeditions and Adventure 9
Mormon pioneers 9
Mormon women -- Utah -- Correspondence 9
Newsletters 9
Poetry 9
Retail trade 9
Gold mines and mining -- California -- History 8
Mormon women -- Correspondence 8
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 8
Programs 8
Spain -- History -- Philip II, 1556-1598 8
Spain -- Kings and rulers -- Correspondence 8
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California -- History -- 1850-1950 7
Explorers -- United States -- Correspondence 7
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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 134
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 29
Brigham Young University 16
United States. Army 16
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Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 14
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 13
Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598 13
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 11
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 10
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 9
Rosenstock, Fred A., 1895- 8
Gordon, Charles George, 1833-1885 7
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 7
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 7
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 7
Smith family 7
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 7
Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901 7
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 7
Brigham Young Academy 6
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 6
Judah, Mary Jameson, 1851-1930 6
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 6
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 6
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 5
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 5
Hartley, L. P. (Leslie Poles), 1895-1972 5
Maeser, Karl G. 5
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 5
Smith, Joseph, III, 1832-1914 5
Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941 5
Whitmer, John, 1802-1878 5
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 5
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 4
Cannon, Frank J. 4
Catholic Church 4
Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites) 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 4
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 4
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 4
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 4
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 4
Preston, William Bowker, 1830-1908 4
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 4
Salt Lake Temple 4
Smith, George Albert, 1870-1951 4
Smith, Joseph Fielding, 1876-1972 4
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 4
Utah. Legislature 4
Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952 4
Young, Joseph, 1797-1881 4
Aylesworth, Barton Orville, 1860-1933 3
Berrett, William E. (William Edwin) 3
Boggs, Lillburn W., 1792-1860 3
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 3
Cannon, Angus M. (Angus Munn) 3
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 3
DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959 3
Field, Kate, 1838-1896 3
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 3
Hunt, Franklin E. (Franklin Eyre), 1809-1881 3
Kane, Thomas L. (Thomas Leiper), 1822-1883 3
Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938 3
Lane, Hugh Percy, Sir, 1875-1915 3
McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 3
Moore, Samuel, active 1845 3
Moore, Stephen Bliss, 1836-1894 3
Mottram, R. H. (Ralph Hale), 1883-1971 3
Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857 3
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 3
Richards family 3
Richards, F. D. (Franklin Dewey), 1821-1899 3
Richards, Jennetta, 1817-1845 3
Richards, LeGrand, 1886-1983 3
Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916 3
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 3
Schwob, Marcel, 1867-1905 3
Sfondrati family 3
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 3
Smith, Samuel H. B. (Samuel Harrison Bailey), 1838-1914 3
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 3
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 3
Strang, James Jesse, 1813-1856 3
Tanner, George S. 3
Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909 3
Union Pacific Railroad Company 3
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs 3
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 3
Wilson, Joseph Ellis, 1858-1930 3
Winkler family 3
Winkler, Leota Brady, 1917-2013 3
Yore, Clem (Clement), 1875-1936 3
Young, Zina Diantha Huntington Jacobs Smith, 1821-1901 3
Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution 3
Aaronic Order 2
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