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Arza Adams autobiographies and diaries

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3260
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of microfilm copies of handwritten diaries. Adams joined the Mormon Church in 1836 and served as missionary for that faith in Canada. He moved to Nauvoo, Illinois, and worked on the Nauvoo Temple. He came to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1849.

Dates: approximately 1840-1858

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 Frank Atkin papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 341
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, and a biography. The diaries relate to Atkin's missions to New Zealand from 1903 to 1906 and from 1916 to 1918. The correspondence is from family members and friends and largely relates to family matters and to Atkin's missionary activities. The biography is a history of Atkin's father, Thomas Atkin (1833-1919), who was a Mormon pioneer that was active in Tooele County politics. The biography also includes information about the Mormon response to the Utah...
Dates: 1883-1919

Albert Henry Belliston diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2007
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries. Belliston writes about his activities as a missionary and as a temple president for the Mormon church in Hawaii. He also tells about his life in Nephi, Utah. Also included are 59 photographs of members and missionaries in Hawaii (ca. 1900), as well as places in Utah and Idaho (ca. 1890).

Dates: 1898-1942

Elisha H. Boley mission papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 723
Scope and Contents

Account of Elisha H. Boley's daily missionary service in the Eastern States Mission for the Mormon Church. He spent much of his time working in Pennsylvania. Also includes ledgers maintained by Elisha Boley and a photograph of the missionaries in the Northern States Mission from approximately 1910-1912.

Dates: 1910-1912

Joseph W. Booth diaries and poems

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 155
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries and poems. These journals were kept from 1885 to 1928 when Booth was in Alpine, Utah, at the Brigham Young Academy in Provo, Utah, and in Turkey and Armenia as a missionary and as mission president.

Dates: 1885-1916

Jennifer Reeder interview with Catherine Bowles

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2947
Scope and Contents

Oral history of Catherine Bowles, from an interview conducted by Jenny Reeder.

Dates: 2004

Thomas Walter Brookbank reminiscences

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 799
Scope and Contents

Consists of three separate manuscripts: "Religious Experiences of Thomas Walter Brookbank," "Travels and Threads of Experience," and "A Soldier's Recollections." These autobiographies recount the author's early life and conversion to Mormonism, his experiences in the Civil War (1861-1865), life in Utah and the Mormon settlements in eastern Arizona, and missionary activities in New Mexico, Texas, Mexico, and Great Britain.

Dates: 1922

James Lovett Bunting diaries and Bunting family directory

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1594
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of the handwritten Bunting diaries (MSS 738). The originals have been restricted and are unavailable for patron use. The diaries include accounts of missionary work in Great Britain for the Mormon faith and describe life in Kanab and St. George, Utah. The diaries cover the years from 1857 to 1920 but have several gaps. Also included is a Bunting family directory from the year 1968.

Dates: 1857-1968

Ernest H. Burgess diary

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2333
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary kept by Ernest Burgess and by his wife, Donna Miles Burgess. Ernest writes about his missionary experiences in Germany and about his life in Roosevelt, Utah. Donna Burgess continues the account of life in Roosevelt until 1959. Many of the entries are long and detailed, but there are many lengthy gaps in the record.

Dates: 1905-1959

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Omaha (Neb.) -- History 2
Oral histories 2
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Alpine (Utah) -- History 1
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Brigham Young Academy 4
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 2
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 2
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 2
Whitney, Orson F. (Orson Ferguson), 1855-1931 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Adams, Charles, 1843-1927 1
Adams, Thomas, 1860-1906 1
Adams, William, 1822-1901 1
American Institute of Cooperation 1
Andrew, Ethel Bean, 1888-1978 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Bean, Mary Hannah Baker, 1868-1934 1
Bean, Victor Emanuel, 1864-1918 1
Belliston, Albert Henry, 1876-1965 1
Black Pine, chief of the Utes 1
Boley, Elisha H. (Elisha Henry), 1888-1960 1
Booth, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilford), 1866-1928 1
Bowles, Catherine, 1915-2006 1
Brigham Young Academy. South American Expedition (1900-1901) 1
Brookbank, Thomas W. 1
Bunting, James Lovett, 1832-1923 1
Burgess, Donna Miles, 1883-1959 1
Burgess, Ernest H. (Ernest Hungate), 1884-1931 1
Butler, William, 1825-1905 1
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 1
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 1
Chandler, Calvin Harris, 1877-1940 1
Christensen, Randall 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. San Juan Stake (Utah) 1
Clark, Edward W. (Edward Watkin), 1820-1909 1
Clark, Franklin, 1859-1945 1
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 1
Colton, Hugh W. (Hugh Wilkens), 1901-1990 1
Coolbrith, Ina D. (Ina Donna), 1841-1928 1
Crane, George, 1832-1919 1
Crosby, Caroline Barnes, 1807-1884 1
Crosby, Jonathan 1
Dalley, Abram F. (Abram Fitzgerald), 1911-2000 1
Dalley, Sadie, 1911-2004 1
DeWitt, Abel Alexander 1
DeWitt, Ruth Leila Kempe, 1880-1943 1
Eccles, William Elmer, 1886-1912 1
Edmonds, Clyde C. (Clyde Candland), 1890-1973 1
Erickson, Einar, 1847-1931 1
Evans, Israel Franklin 1
Evans, John, 1829- 1
Evans, Priscilla Livingston 1
Fairbanks, John B. (John Boylston), 1855-1940 1
Farnsworth, Burton K. (Burton Kent), 1890-1945 1
Farnsworth, Mabel Pearce 1
Francis, Esther Charlotte Emily Weisbrodt, 1836-1913 1
Francis, Samuel 1
Giles, John Thomas, 1865-1948 1
Gledhill, Thomas, 1856-1933 1
Grace, Isaac Henry 1
Greenwood, Alma 1
Greenwood, Florence 1
Halliday, George, 1823-1900 1
Hammond family 1
Hammond, Alice Howard, 1845-1873 1
Hammond, Francis Asbury, 1822-1900 1
Hammond, Martha Jensina Marcussan, 1850-1935 1
Hammond, Mary Jane Dilworth, 1831-1877 1
Hansen, Blanche McBeth 1
Hansen, Hans Martin, 1856-1939 1
Hansen, Laray M. 1
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 1
Hintze, F. F. (Ferdinand Friis), 1854- 1
Hintze, F. F. (Ferdinand Friis), 1881- 1
Hintze, Lehi F. 1
Hoffman family 1
Holbrook, Alsina Elisabeth, 1876-1960 1
Holbrook, Lafayette Hinckley, 1877-1969 1
Holliday family 1
Homer, William H. (William Harrison), 1875-1964 1
Homer, William H. (William Harrison),1845-1934 1
Isgreen family 1
Jackman, Levi, 1797-1876 1
Jenkins, David Hyrum 1
Jones, Thomas R. (Thomas Rose), 1879-1967 1
Kamehameha V, King of the Hawaiian Islands, 1830-1872 1
Kempe, Christopher Jensen, 1837-1901 1
Kirkham, Avery J. 1
Kirkham, Bessie L. 1
Kirkham, Denzil W. 1
Kirkham, George, 1852-1923 1
Kirkham, Lott R. 1
Kirkham, Mary Russon 1
Kirkham, Maude L. 1
Kirkham, Oliver G. 1
Kirkham, Raymond L. 1
Kirkham, Sarah R. (Sarah Russon), 1857-1929 1
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