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James Allen and R. B. Mitchell letters

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 399
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 16 July 1846, and composed at the "Headquarters Morm. Batt. U.S. Volunteers." Allen writes about the march to California and the necessity of protection against Indians. On the reverse of Allen's letter is found a handwritten letter, dated 21 July 1846, and signed by R. B. Mitchell, "Indian Agent." The item was composed at "Point aux Poules." Mitchell praises the conduct of the emigrating Mormons in general and with the Indians in particular.

Dates: 1846 July

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

Brigham Young Chapter records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8323
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials pertaining to the Sons of Utah Pioneers, particularly the Brigham Young University Chapter, including articles, correspondence, newsletters and magazines, handbooks, and notes. Papers pertaining to the scholarship application process and awards from the Brigham Young Chapter of Sons of Utah Pioneers are also included. Varied photographs from throughout the collection depicting members and activities of the chapter are contained as well. Contents are dated from...
Dates: 1955-2016

William Butler autobiographies and letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 863
Scope and Contents This collection consists of autobiographies and personal letters. Included are four personal histories of varying lengths. Butler described his visions, business matters, family relationships, church assignments, missions served, and recounted many colorful experiences including hunting down and killing the murderer of one of his children. The letters were written by William Butler and his first wife, Emma Harvey, to their Henry Harvey Butler in 1891-2 while Henry was serving on a mission to...
Dates: 1850-1905

Jacob Kemp Butterfield letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1385
Scope and Contents

Photocopy and typescript of a handwritten letter written while on the march with the Mormon Battalion. The item is addressed to Butterfield's mother and gives particulars about the Mormon pioneer trek to the west as well as the Mormon Battalion's mission and activities. Butterfield explains his Mormon faith to his mother.

Dates: 1846

Henry Clegg diary and letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1935
Scope and Contents

Typescript of a diary and a typewritten letter. The diary was written from 30 Mar. to 4 Sept. 1855 and records Clegg's journey from Liverpool, England to the Western U.S. on his way to Utah. Parts of the original handwritten diary are in shorthand and were not transcribed. The letter is dated 12 Aug. 1981 and is from Garth N. Jones to James B. Allen. It tells about the life of Henry Clegg.

Dates: 1855-1981

William Clough letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 265
Dates: 1853

John Crook papers

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 158
Overview

Handwritten diaries, newspaper clippings, genealogies, correspondence, and patriarchal blessings. The John Crook papers relates Crook's conversion, emigration to Utah, and major events related to his Church activities and work as a farmer and president of a coal company.

Dates: 1851-1941

William Horne Dame papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 55
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, patriarchal blessings, financial records, militia records, photographs, and miscellaneous items. Much of the correspondence is between Dame and General Authorities of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The material relates to Dame's life and activities, including his militia service and his connection to the Mountain Meadows Massacre in 1857.

Dates: 1846-1884

Daughters of Utah Pioneers Concord Heights Camp records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6830
Abstract

The Daughters of Utah Pioneers Concord Heights Camp records is made up of pioneer histories, photographs, and other papers.

Dates: 1995-2002

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 14
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Harmon, Jesse Perse, 1795-1877 2
Huntington, Oliver Boardman, 1823-1907 2
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 2
Martindale, William Addington, 1814-1873 2
Martindale, William Clinton, 1834-1911 2
Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company 2
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 2
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 2
Young, Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell, 1824-1898 2
Allen, James B., 1927- 1
Allen, James, 1806-1846 1
Ashton, MaryAnne Butler 1
Badger, Louisa Adeline Noble 1
Brockbank, Isaac, Jr., 1837-1927 1
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 1
Bullock, Richard H. 1
Butler, William, 1825-1905 1
Butterfield, Jacob Kemp, 1813-1889 1
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
Cannon, Oa J. 1
Carter, Kate B. 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. European Mission 1
Clegg, Henry 1
Clough, William 1
Collard, Edward, 1823-1868 1
Crook, John, 1831-1921 1
Dame, William Horne, 1819-1884 1
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 1
Daughters of Utah Pioneers. Concord Heights Camp 1
Day, Thomas, 1814-1893 1
Dudley family 1
Dudley, Mary Ann Robinson, 1811-1884 1
Duerden, Earl S. 1
Ellerbeck, Thomas W. 1
Farr family 1
Farr, Lorin, 1820-1909 1
Fawcett, William 1
Fellows, Albert Gallatin, 1799-1880 1
Fennemore, James 1
Ferguson family 1
Ferguson, Joseph M. (Joseph Martin), 1820-1896 1
Fletcher, Charles D. 1
Flygare family 1
Flygare, Nils C. (Nils Christian), 1841-1908 1
Greenwood, Alice Houghton, 1823-1886 1
Greenwood, William, 1822-1891 1
Haight family 1
Haight, Horton David, 1832-1900 1
Harmon, Appleton Milo, 1820-1877 1
Harmon, Joyce Kling 1
Hartley, William G. 1
Hemenway, Elvira Day 1
Hemenway, Luther S. (Luther Singleton), 1811-1891 1
Hemingway family 1
Hobson, Andrew 1
Holmes, Robert, 1816-1908 1
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 1
Hyde, Orson, 1805-1878 1
Isaacson, Mary, 1845- 1
Jacobs, Henry Bailey, 1817-1886 1
Jones, Albert, 1839-1925 1
Jones, Garth N. 1
Jones, Samuel Stephen, 1837-1923 1
Josiah Bradlee (Ship) 1
Kay, John Moburn, 1817-1864 1
Kempton family 1
Kempton, Isaiah, 1802-1850 1
Larson, Alof Pratt, 1882-1961 1
Larson, Margaret Smith, 1884-1973 1
MacKintosh, Daniel, 1821- 1
Mack, Temperance Bond, 1771-1850 1
Maeser, Karl G. 1
Marcy, William L. (William Learned), 1786-1857 1
Martindale family 1
Martindale, James B. (James Boyd), 1836-1904 1
McGaw, James, 1824-1872 1
Miller, Charles D. 1
Mitchell, R. B. 1
National Society, Sons of Utah Pioneers. Brigham Young Chapter 1
Nielsen family 1
Noble, Susan Hammond Asby, 1808-1851 1
O'Neil, Eunice Coffin 1
Ott, Nancy W. (Nancy Williams), 1822-1863 1
Pack, Ward E. (Ward Eaton), 1834-1907 1
Peirce family 1
Peirce, Robert, 1797-1884 1
Pratt family 1
Pratt, Milando, 1848-1930 1
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 1
Rhoades, Thomas, 1794 or 1795-1869 1
Rich, Charles C. (Charles Coulson), 1809-1883 1
Rich, Leonard, 1800-1856 1
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 1
Ricketts, Norma B. (Norma Baldwin) 1
Rigby, William F. (William Frederick), 1833-1901 1
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