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Calvin Bicknell letters to Jane Adeline Bicknell Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 212
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Handwritten and signed letters addressed to Bicknell's daughter, Jane Adeline Bicknell Young. Calvin Bicknell writes largely about family matters and states that he has never joined the Mormon Church. Jane was married to Joseph Young, a Mormon Church leader.

Dates: approximately 1856-1866

Letter to Jacob G. Bigler

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 113
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter, written to J. G. Bigler and his wife, and dated 7 June 1894. The item was unsigned but was written by one of Bigler's children living in Mesa, Arizona. The child congradulates its parents on their 50th wedding anniversary.

Dates: 1894 June 7

Biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1592
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of typewritten biographies of Henry Bailey Jacobs and Zina Diantha Huntington Young, along with photocopies of typed and handwritten letters. The items, which relate to family matters and marriage relationships, include a letter from the LDS Historical Department regarding the marriages of Zina to Joseph Smith and Brigham Young, and a letter from the U.S. Customs Court in New York denying the existence of any records relating to a divorce between Henry and Zina.

Dates: 1844-1976

Isaac H. Bishop letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 116
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Photocopy of a handwritten letter and a typescript of the item. The letter is addressed to "Dear Brother and Sister" and dated 3 May 1849. Bishop writes about family matters and quotes from the second book of Esdras dealing with the end of the world.

Dates: 1849 May 3

Bishop of Waterford letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2306
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Handwritten letter dated 14 July 1793. The item is written in the thrid person and states that "the Bishop of Waterford presents his compliments to Ms. Johnson" and requests that a letter be safely delivered to a W. Lindsey.

Dates: 1793 July 14

G. M. Blair letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2196
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Handwritten and signed letter addressed to "Mr Valentine Gephart & Family." Blair describes life in Butte, Montana and expresses his desires to return to Ohio.

Dates: 1898

Orson Hyde blessing given to James Stephens Brown

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 70
Scope and Contents

Handwritten blessing given to James Stephens Brown when he was going on a mission for the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1855

Aaron Bliss letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2221
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letters addressed to Samuel Moore, a Mormon living in Iowa and Nauvoo, Illinois. The items were sent from Missouri and from Louisiana. Bliss writes of family and personal matters. He asks about how the Mormons are doing and expresses a desire to visit Moore in Nauvoo.

Dates: 1839-1845

Perrin Bliss letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2222
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Handwritten letters written from Chicago, Illinois and addressed to "Brother and Sister" Samuel and Eunice Moore, Mormons living in Utah. Bliss writes about family matters, the weather, the state and national economies, slavery, and Mormon polygamy. Bliss states that the Mormons should not practice slavery and that polygamy will not work.

Dates: 1857-1860

Lillburn W. Boggs letters received

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2698
Scope and Contents Photographs of a handwritten and signed letters addressed to Lilburn W. Boggs and dated 22 and 24 July 1840. One of the items is from Chauncey Durkus denying reports that he has been involved in arresting Mormons in Illinois and taking them back to Missouri. The veracity of his statements was confirmed by the signatures of 37 residents of Lewis County, Missouri. The other item was signed by 11 residents of Lewis County claiming that persons; who went to Nauvoo, Illinois, to recover stolen...
Dates: 1840 July 24; 1840 July 22

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 1154
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Letters 1155
Material Types 648
Correspondence 641
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 206
Politics, Government, and Law 136
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Mormons -- Correspondence 124
Church Government 110
Social Life and Customs 109
Mormon Church -- Presidents 104
Home and Family 86
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 77
Military 68
Diaries 56
Photographs 55
Missions and Missionaries 54
Immigration and American Expansion 43
Religion 43
Literature 42
Mormon Church -- Presidents -- Correspondence 38
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce 37
Photocopies 37
Publications 36
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 34
Certificates 32
Authors, American -- Correspondence 31
Newspapers 31
Notes 27
Autobiographies 26
Mormons -- Utah -- History 26
Biography 25
Scrapbooks 25
Articles 23
Genealogies 23
Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence 23
City and Town Life 22
Mormons -- Utah -- Correspondence 21
Pioneers 21
Speeches, addresses, etc., American 21
Utah -- History 21
Education 20
Mormon Church -- Apostles 19
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 19
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 18
Politicians -- United States -- Correspondence 18
Reports 18
Drafts (Documents) 16
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 16
Authors, English -- Correspondence 15
Colleges and Universities 15
Economics and Banking 15
Manuscripts 15
Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 14
Agriculture and Natural Resources 13
Businessmen -- Utah -- Correspondence 13
Histories 13
Mormon pioneers -- History 13
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 13
Fine Arts 12
International Relations 12
Politicians -- Utah -- Correspondence 12
Provo (Utah) -- History 12
Receipts (Acknowledgments) 12
Territorial Government 12
Utah -- Politics and government 12
Women authors, American -- Correspondence 12
Essays 11
Generals -- United States -- Correspondence 11
Manti (Utah) -- History 11
Mormon authors -- Correspondence 11
Overland Journeys to the Western United States 11
Pamphlets 11
Political Campaigns 11
Postcards 11
Authors, English -- 19th century -- Correspondence 10
Civil Procedure and Courts 10
Mines and Mineral Resources 10
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- Correspondence 10
Presidents -- United States -- Correspondence 10
Expeditions and Adventure 9
Minutes (Records) 9
Mormon pioneers 9
Mormon women -- Utah -- Correspondence 9
Newsletters 9
Poetry 9
Retail trade 9
Church officers -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Correspondence 8
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
Account books 7
Businessmen -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- Correspondence 7
California -- History -- 1850-1950 7
Explorers -- United States -- Correspondence 7
Fillmore (Utah) -- History 7
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 139
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 134
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 29
Brigham Young University 16
United States. Army 16
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Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 14
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
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 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
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
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
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 2
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