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John Austin Abbott mission diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7963
Scope and Contents

Contains five volumes of photocopied pages from the mission diaries of John Austin Abbott. Abbott served in the New Zealand Mission, and these diaries detail his daily occasions. He talks about his time with the Mormon Church, their lives, the weather, and baptism numbers. Dated 1899-1901.

Dates: 1898-1901

Elda Lyman Adams history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1966
Scope and Contents

Typewritten histories. Adams provides information concerning her relatives and Glen Baker. She describes and documents his youth, his educational background, and his missionary experiences in Germany.

Dates: 1975

William Ajax journals

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1488
Scope and Contents Contains holographs, photographs, and typescripts of journals, dated July 20 to December 27, 1861, and January 1, 1862 to December 31, 1863. The journals describe Ajax's activities as a missionary for the Mormon Church in England and Wales and include some newspaper clippings, part of which are from the Udgorn Seion, the Mormon publication in Wales. The clippings include British Mormon emigration statistics from 1841-1861. Ajax immigrated to the United States in 1862. Detailed diary entries...
Dates: 1861-1863

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

Ralph M. Aldous letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1695
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters. Aldous writes to Phyllis whom he often refers to as "sweetheart" and "my dear." Aldous talks about his missionary experiences, complains that his parents never write, and asks about what is happening at home.

Dates: 1914-1917

Milo Andrus journals

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1499
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten journals and genealogy of Milo Andrus who was a missionary for the mormon Church in the 19th century. A photocopy of a typed transcript of a letter addressed to Brigham Young by Andrus (1854) in which he gives an account of the Mormons in St. Louis, Missouri. Also included is a photocopy of a biography of Milo Andrus by Gary L. Pickell (1979). Andrus' diaries tell of experiences while a missionary in England during 1849, of crossing the plains from Nebraska...
Dates: 1840-1861

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

Urvin Gee autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 938
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten autobiograpy. Gee writes about growing up in Moroni, Utah; attending the University of Utah; teaching school in Moroni from 1901 to 1938; serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Britain; performing temple work for the Church in Arizona in 1946 and 1947; and complains of poor eyesight late in his life.

Dates: 1969

Mercy Harmon autograph book

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 333
Scope and Contents

Autograph book with salutations and good wishes to Mercy and her husband, George. Many of these items were written by residents of St. George, Utah, when Mercy and George were leaving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Dates: 1888-1891

Bahamas History Project sound recordings

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 7608
Content Description

Contains 55 audiocassettes and 14 compact discs with preservation copies of each disc accompanying containing oral histories or interviews of Mormons in the Bahamas. The materials document the early growth and development of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the region. The tapes date 1999-2007, with the bulk of the recordings from 1999.

Dates: 1999-2007; Majority of material found in 1999; before 2015 June

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 395
Joseph F. Smith Library. Archives and Special Collections 1
 
Subject
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 393
Diaries 239
Letters 76
Autobiographies 66
Electronic books 47
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Photocopies 36
Material Types 35
Mormon Church -- Missions -- England -- History 29
Mormons -- England -- History 28
Mormons -- Utah -- History 25
Immigration and American Expansion 24
Biography 22
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Southern States -- History 21
Mormons -- Great Britain -- History 21
Mormon pioneers -- History 20
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 20
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 19
Pioneers 19
Certificates 16
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Great Britain -- History 15
Correspondence 14
Mormons -- Hawaii -- History 14
Mormons -- Southern States -- History 14
Photographs 14
Social Life and Customs 14
Home and Family 13
Mormon missionaries -- England -- History 13
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 13
Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain 12
Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 12
Histories 11
Logan (Utah) -- History 11
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Wales -- History 11
Mormon missionaries 11
Mormon missionaries -- England 11
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States 11
Genealogies 10
Mormons -- Arizona -- History 10
Mormons -- Correspondence 10
Mormons -- New Zealand -- History 10
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 10
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 10
Typescripts 10
Mormons -- Utah -- Logan -- History 9
Mormons -- Wales -- History 9
Saint George (Utah) -- History 9
Samoan Islands -- History 9
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Samoan Islands -- History 8
Mormon Church -- Presidents 8
Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain -- History 8
Ogden (Utah) -- History 8
Scrapbooks 8
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Denmark -- History 7
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Great Britain 7
Mormon missionaries -- Wales -- History 7
Mormons -- Samoan Islands -- History 7
Mormons -- Utah -- Biography 7
Newspapers 7
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 7
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 6
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Hawaii 6
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Hawaii -- History 6
Mormon missionaries -- England -- Diaries 6
Mormon missionaries -- Germany 6
Mormons -- Biography 6
Mormons -- Colonization -- Arizona -- History 6
Mormons -- Denmark -- History 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Diaries 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Ogden -- History 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Saint George -- History 6
Politics, Government, and Law 6
Provo (Utah) -- History 6
Arizona -- History -- To 1912 5
Essays 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- East (U.S.) -- History 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Europe 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Middle West -- History 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Switzerland -- History 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Texas -- History 5
Mormon missionaries -- Hawaii -- Diaries 5
Mormon missionaries -- Middle West -- History 5
Mormon missionaries -- New Zealand -- Diaries 5
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States -- Diaries 5
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States -- History 5
Mormons -- California -- History 5
Mormons -- History 5
Mormons -- Illinois -- History 5
Mormons -- Japan -- History 5
Mormons -- Mexico -- History 5
Mormons -- Missouri -- History 5
Mormons -- Scotland -- History 5
Mormons -- Texas -- History 5
Notes 5
Reports 5
Transcripts 5
Utah -- History -- 19th century 5
Account books 4
Church work with Indians -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 4
City and Town Life 4
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Language
English 387
Multiple languages 11
German 4
Danish 2
French 2
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Names
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 139
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 19
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 9
Tanner, George S. 9
Brigham Young University 7
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Brigham Young Academy 5
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 5
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 4
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 4
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 3
Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 3
Dyk, Sybren Van, 1827-1899 3
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 3
Ottley, Sidney James, 1890-1982 3
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 3
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 2
Boyle, Henry Green, 1824-1902 2
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 2
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 2
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association 2
Clayton, William, 1814-1879 2
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 2
Crosby, Jonathan 2
Flake, John T., 1882-1973 2
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 2
Green, Ephraim, 1807-1874 2
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 2
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 2
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 2
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 2
Murphy, Castle Hadlock, 1886- 2
Nielson, Frihoff Godfred, 1851-1935 2
Nye, Ephraim H. (Ephraim Hesmer), 1845-1903 2
Pack, Ward E. (Ward Eaton), 1834-1907 2
Park, James Pollock, 1821-1889 2
Penrose, Charles W. (Charles William), 1832-1925 2
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 2
Shupe, David Crockett, 1877-1940 2
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 2
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 2
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 2
Stimpson, Joseph H. (Joseph Henry), 1885-1964 2
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 2
Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909 2
University of Utah 2
Utah State University 2
Utah. Militia 2
Webb, George Henry, 1865-1944 2
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 2
Abbott, John Austin, 1871-1954 1
Adams, Elda Lyman 1
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
Albion State Normal School (Idaho) 1
Aldous, Ralph M. (Ralph Moburn), 1890-1973 1
Anderson, Cordell M. 1
Andrew, Ethel Bean, 1888-1978 1
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 1
Andrus, Paul Charles, 1924- 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Baker, Glen, 1908-1988 1
Baldwin, Nathan Bennett, 1847-1891 1
Ballard, Melvin Joseph, 1873-1939 1
Ballenger, Jesse O. (Jesse Oglestone), 1824-1881 1
Barker, Clarence Marcellus, 1884-1953 1
Barker, James L. (James Louis), 1880-1958 1
Barker, Kate M., 1881-1972 1
Barrus, Emery F., 1865-1937 1
Barrus, Ruth Hammond, 1912-1980 1
Bauerfeind, Björn 1
Baumann, Andreas 1
Bean, Alvin Pliny, 1918- 1
Bean, Elizabeth Baum, 1834-1916 1
Bean, Emily Haws, 1836-1908 1
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 1
Bean, Mary Hannah Baker, 1868-1934 1
Bean, Mary Jane Wall, 1841-1891 1
Bean, Victor Emanuel, 1864-1918 1
Beasley family 1
Beesley Music Company 1
Beesley, Elizabeth Ellen Solomon, 1864-1957 1
Beesley, Frederick, 1864-1940 1
Belliston, Albert Henry, 1876-1965 1
Bennett, Jesse J., 1869-1949 1
Bennion, Ira, 1864-1929 1
Bennion, John E. 1
Berrett, John Watts 1
Berry, William S. (William Shanks), 1838-1884 1
Bigler, Henry William, 1815-1900 1
Bird, Edmund Fuller, 1809-1892 1
Bird, Henry M. 1
Black Pine, chief of the Utes 1
Black, Edward L. (Edward Lenox), 1868- 1
Black, George 1
Booth, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilford), 1866-1928 1
Bowers, Winnifred 1
Bowles, William Alvin, 1886-1926 1
Brewer (Family : Brewer, John H. (John Hyrum), 1878-1950) 1
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