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George Q. Cannon letter

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1374
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter. The item is an appeal to the "Legislative Assembly" to protect the fisheries of Utah and to preserve the fish in Utah Lake. Also included is a letter by H.C. Yarrow which Cannon refers to as a support for his position. The Yarrow item is a report of fish and fisheries in Utah during a federally funded scientific expedition.

Dates: 1874

Photographs and negative of George Q. Cannon

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 525
Scope and Contents

Collection includes seven photographs and one negative with images of George Q. Cannon, taken between the 1870s and the 1900s.

Dates: approximately 1870-1909

Margaret Clayton interview

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 956
Scope and Contents

Sound tape reel and transcript of an oral interview with Margaret Clayton by Dennis Rowley and John Bluth held on 17 Nov. 1977 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Margaret was a granddaughter of the Mormon Church leader George Q. Cannon and tells of her recollections of the man and his activities. She also tells about the Cannon family.

Dates: 1977

Marinda Goff autograph book from the Utah Territorial Penitentiary

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2805
Abstract Contains autographs and personal notes written by various male LDS Church members and leaders convicted and incarcerated for polygamy, a violation of the Edmunds Act, at the Utah Territory Prison; also includes autographs and notes from friends, family members, and Church leaders from West Jordon, Utah Territory, where Marinda and Hyrum Goff resided; the last autograph and note was written as testimonial in 1900. The book contains testimonials, affirmation of LDS Church doctrine regarding...
Dates: approximately 1886-1887

John C. Graham papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3889
Scope and Contents

Collection includes photocopies of two journals by John C. Graham for the period of 1862 to 1874, which describe his work with George Q. Cannon in the offices of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Liverpool, England. Also includes newpaper clippings from 1949, and programs for the Provo, Utah theater production of The Curtain from 1885.

Dates: 1862-1949

Francis D. Hughes papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4160
Abstract

Photographs, letters, and six volumes of diaries kept by Francis D. Hughes, 1861-1872.

Dates: 1861-1872

Scott G. Kenney research materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2022
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of correspondence, minutes, journals, and subject research files of Scott Kinney. These materials relate to Joseph F. Smith (1832-1918) sixth President of the LDS Church. The bulk of the collection deals with the years 1870 to 1918. These research files are documentation for Kinney's proposed biography of Smith.

Dates: 1820-1984

George Q. Cannon letter of introduction to S.B. Elkins on behalf of Franklin S. Richards

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 378
Scope and Contents

Holograph letter of introduction for attorney Franklin S. Richards addressed to S.B. Elkins, industrialist and former member of the House of Representatives from New Mexico.

Dates: 1888

Letter, Salt Lake City, Utah, to Bishop John M. Whitaker, Sugarhouse, Utah

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 361
Scope and Contents

TLS which relates the remarks of Brigham Young, George Q. Cannon and Lorenzo Snow in reference to blacks and the priesthood. Also includes shorthand notes on the last page by John M. Whitaker.

Dates: 1909

Letter to "Bro. Elias," Fillmore, Utah

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 341
Scope and Contents

ALS which discussed problems of getting sufficient copy for the Deseret News and its delivery as well as the lack of molasses.

Dates: 1858

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