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Alaska Anchorage mission report

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1929
Scope and Contents

The item is a bound photocopy of the original typewritten report. The report is a summary of the activities of Snarr as mission president. It contains statistics on the growth of the Mormon Church in the region and on programs being implemented to increase church member activity.

Dates: 1981

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

Jesse Fuller Bean papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 284
Scope and Contents

Holograph missionary diaries kept by Bean while serving in the Southern State Mission of the Latter-day Saint Church, including a missionary blessing; family history; account of coming to Utah in 1847; family genealogy records and certificates of ordination.

Dates: 1904-1930

Thomas Beard journals and reminiscence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 328
Scope and Contents

Holograph documents (plus photocopies) which describe Beard's conversion to Mormonism, immigration to Utah, missionary experiences in England, and genealogical and historical information on Thomas Beard and his family. Reminiscence dated 1862.

Dates: 1887-1889

Biography of George Henry Webb

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2819
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. George Henry Webb was born in 1865 in England. His family were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and they migrated to Utah in 1867. He settled in American Fork, Utah. George served on missions for the Mormon Church, and he died in 1944.

Dates: approximately 1958

James H. Buck papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6941
Scope and Contents

Contains a journal from Buck's mission to England, some books regarding his mission, postcards, photographs, a booklet of newspaper clippings, and documents stating ordination and draft registration. Materials date from between 1886 and 1962.

Dates: 1886-1962

Bush family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2217
Abstract

This collection, containing letters, journals, newspaper articles, and other family correspondence, has been organized into folders by year, starting in 1846 and ending in 1960.

Dates: 1846-1960

Robert Lang Campbell journal

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 496
Scope and Contents note The collection contains Campbell's original handwritten journal where he describes his missionary experiences in Scotland; emigration to Nauvoo, Illinois; experiences traveling to Utah as a Mormon pioneer; and duties as a Mormon Church leader. Dated 1843-1848. Campbell also added to the end of his journal handwritten transcriptions of his missionary certificate, his appointment to the Glasgow Conference, and a letter to the Church in Wales from Franklin D. Richards. Dated...
Dates: approximately 1843-1941; Majority of material found within 1843-1850

David H. Cannon autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 588
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography which describes emigration from England to Utah, 1842-1847, his church missions to California, England and Utah's Dixie and his experiences as an immigrant leader. Gives data on church positions, including his calling as president of the St. George, Utah Latter-day Saint Temple.

Dates: 1917

Dalton family diaries

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 837
Scope and Contents The collection includes copies of the diaries of Charles Dalton (1810-1891) and John Luther Dalton (1843- ). Charles was an early convert to the Mormon Church, lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, and was an early pioneer to Utah. His diary is a fifteen-page typescript covering the years 1855 to 1858 during which he served a Mormon Church mission to the Indians of Idaho. He describes some contact with the Bannock and Nez Perce Indians, but most of the entries are short and relate to the repairs...
Dates: 1890-1974

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Names
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 13
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 2
Holt, James, 1804-1894 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 2
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American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions 1
Bean, Jesse Fuller, 1879-1943 1
Beard, Thomas 1
Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 1
Buck, James H. (James Henry), 1885-1953 1
Buck, William F. (William Foulds), 1856-1921 1
Bush family 1
Bush, Charles Clarence, 1873-1959 1
Campbell, Robert Lang, 1825-1872 1
Cannon, David H., 1838-1924 1
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 1
Cook, Dorothy Toone, 1928- 1
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 1
Cox, Wanda Steele, 1911-1992 1
Curtis, Joseph, 1818-1883 1
Curtis, Millicent W. 1
Curtis, Nahum 1
Dalton family 1
Dalton, Charles, 1810-1891 1
Dalton, John Luther, 1843- 1
Davis, Elisha H., 1815- 1
Driggs, Samuel, 1820-1854 1
Druce, John, 1818-1897 1
Dunn, Simeon Adams, 1803-1883 1
Durham, Thomas, 1828-1909 1
Erickson, Einar, 1847-1931 1
Faria, Larry 1
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 1
Hollist, J. Taylor 1
Illinois. Militia. Nauvoo Legion 1
Jackman, Levi, 1797-1876 1
Johnson, Bengt, 1829-1918 1
Logan Temple (Utah) 1
Lowe, Era P. 1
Lowe, Thomas G., 1851-1938 1
Lund, Hans Peter, 1821-1880 1
Lyman, Francis M. (Francis Marion), 1840-1916 1
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 1
Martin, Jesse Bigler, 1825-1908 1
McAllister family 1
McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 1
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 1
McKnight, Michelle Richins, 1960- 1
Nye, Ephraim H. (Ephraim Hesmer), 1845-1903 1
Perry, Josiah Henry, 1818-1891 1
Poulsen, Johan Christian, 1841-1876 1
Pratt family 1
Pratt, Louisa P. 1
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 1
Richards, Joseph Hill, 1841-1924 1
Richardson, S. C. (Sullivan Calvin), 1861- 1
Roskelley, Samuel, 1837-1914 1
Salt Lake Temple 1
Savage, Levi, 1820-1910 1
Sherwood, Robert, 1858-1942 1
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 1
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 1
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 1
Snarr, Douglas, T. 1
Snow, Eva D., 1893- 1
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 1
Steele, John, 1821-1903 1
Steele, Mahonri M. (Mahonri Moriancumer), 1849-1923 1
Tanner, George S. 1
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 1
Tenney, Ammon M. (Ammon Meshach), 1844-1925 1
Thompson, Emily Lydia Snyder, 1846-1928 1
Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 1
Toone, John, 1813-1893 1
Turley, Ella Mae 1
Turley, Olive K. 1
Turley, Theodore, 1801-1871 1
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 1
Webb, George Henry, 1865-1944 1
Welch, Phebe R. 1
Wiggill, Eli, 1811-1884 1
Wilcken, Charles Henry, 1831-1915 1
Wilcken, David, 1870-1942 1
Wood, Wilford C. (Wilford Cotton), 1893-1968 1
Young, Ann Eliza, 1844- 1
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 1
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