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James B. Allen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2183
Abstract The collection of professional papers of James B. Allen, includes drafts and research files for various books, correspondence, class lecture notes and other papers. Manuscripts include those for The Story of The Latter-day Saints, The Company Town in the American West, Men with a Mission and Hearts Turned to the Fathers.
Dates: approximately 1950-1999

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

American Pioneer Trails Association papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 42
Scope and Contents The collection contains brochures, photographs, newspaper clippings,programs, and correspondence relating to the formation, projects, and meetings of the American Pioneer Trails Association, 1938-1943. Included are historical sketches and photographs of monuments erected at historical sites along various pioneer trails in the American West. Also included are charters and bylaws of various trail memorial associations and correspondence with Le Roy Hafen, an history professor at Brigham Young...
Dates: 1938-1943

Herbert S. Auerbach collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7488
Scope and Contents Collection includes letters, photographs, books, and maps relating to Herbert S. Auerbach's hobby of Western history, as well as a few miscellaneous items. The items were collected over the course of his lifetime. The collection dates from circa 1882 to 1945.
Dates: approximately 1882-1945

E. A. Brininstool papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1412
Scope and Contents Correspondence, research notes, drafts of publications, and various source materials. The items are handwritten often with typescripts. Also included are microfiche and printed drafts. The collection deals with Brininstool's research and publications on the numerous battles and incidents relating to the Indian Wars in the American West.
Dates: 1876-1975

Buffalo Bill papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 656
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letters and printed pamphlets. Two letters from Cody are to his aunt Eliza Martin and sister Julia. Each discusses family matters. The remaining miscellaneous items were not written by Buffalo Bill, but comment on his life. Includes 8 items.
Dates: 1910-1929

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 A. Boller diaries and papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 652
Scope and Contents Handwritten letters and diaries by Boller and his wife, Mary. The diaries discuss personal affairs. The letters deal with both personal and professional issues and document the literary career of Mary Boller.
Dates: 1862-1913

Downing Investment Company records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2425
Scope and Contents Collection consists of four Downing Investment Company ledgers covering the period between 1905 and 1912, with the exception of 1908. The ledgers document mining activities at a series of mines in Cripple Creek, Colorado and Goldfield, Nevada.
Dates: 1905-1912

Early Utah collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 3147
Abstract The items have been divided into five series: 1) Account Books, 1850–1881; 2) Letters, 1864-1912; 3) Business Items, 1854-1908; 4) Ephemera, 31 March 1866; and 5) Poem, 7 April 1868.
Dates: 1850-1912

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Mormons -- West (U.S.) -- History 4
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Immigration and American Expansion 3
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Indians of North America -- History 2
Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1866-1895 2
Legal instruments 2
Manuscripts, American 2
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Mormon Church -- History 2
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Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 2
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Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 2
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Influenza -- History 1
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Labor History 1
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Minutes (Records) 1
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Mormon missionaries -- History 1
Mormon pioneers -- History 1
Mormon women -- Canada -- History 1
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Brigham Young University 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 2
Hafen, LeRoy R. (LeRoy Reuben), 1893-1985 2
Allen, James B., 1927- 1
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions 1
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American Pioneer Trails Association 1
Ashton Brothers Contractors 1
Auerbach, Herbert S. (Herbert Samuel), 1882-1945 1
Bohler family 1
Boller, Henry A., 1836-1902 1
Boller, Mary Parsons 1
Brigham Young University. Department of History 1
Brigham Young University. Investment Properties 1
Brininstool, E. A. (Earl Alonzo), 1870-1957 1
Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917 1
Butterfield, Jacob Kemp, 1813-1889 1
Dawson, Thomas Fulton, 1853-1923 1
Dean, Julia, 1830-1868 1
Downing Investment Company 1
Downing, James M. (James Mount), 1849-1907 1
Downing, Warwick Miller, 1875-1964 1
Elliott, L. A. Scott, 1860-1940 1
Ellison, Robert Spurrier 1
Hafen, Ann W. (Ann Woodbury), 1893-1970 1
Harold B. Lee Library. Department of Archives and Manuscripts 1
Harold B. Lee Library. Department of Special Collections & Manuscripts 1
Hawkeye Steel Barb Fence Company 1
Jewkes, Samuel Richard, 1853-1886 1
Knowlton, Sidney A. (Sidney Algernon), 1793-1863 1
Lippincott, H. S. 1
McGavin, E. Cecil (Elmer Cecil), 1900-1975 1
Merrill, Joseph F. 1
Moses, Alonzo, 1805-1885 1
Moses, Giles, 1789-1870 1
Mountain States Athletic Conference 1
Pauly Jail Building Company 1
Purnell, Lydia Susanna Goaslind, 1859-1942 1
Reagan, Albert B., 1871-1936 1
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 1
Richards, Louisa L. Greene, 1849- 1
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 1
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 1
Roberson, Joseph S. 1
Romney, E. L. (Ernest Lowell), 1895- 1
Rowley, Dennis 1
Smith, Jesse Nathaniel, 1834-1906 1
Smith, John Henry, 1848-1911 1
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 1
Speirerman family 1
Stein, Nathan 1
Summerhays, Joseph William, 1849-1929 1
Teller, Henry Moore, 1830-1914 1
United States. Act to Amend Section 5352 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, in Reference to Bigamy and for Other Purposes 1
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 1
United States. Department of the Interior 1
United States. Indian Claims Commission 1
Utah Fuel Company 1
Utah State Prison 1
Utah. Legislature 1
Whitmore, George C., 1860-1940 1
Wilkinson, Cragun & Barker 1
Winters, Lydia Ellen Tebbs, 1866-1945 1
Young, Karl E. (Karl Egbert), 1903-1990 1
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