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Mary Jane Ollerton biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1711
Scope and Contents

Typescript of the biography of Mary Jane Ollerton, known as Mamie, who became the head of the Department of Elementary Education at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

Dates: 1975

Abinadi Olsen papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1454
Scope and Contents

Holographs with typescript copies. Collection includes journals written during Olsen's mission to Samoa, a manuscript titled "History of Abinadi Olsen" written in 1931 by Olsen and reprinted in 1974; an anecdote titled "A missionary experience"; and a letter by Rulon Killian.

Dates: 1895-1898; 1931

Charles Ludwig Olsen autobiography

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3210
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten autobiography. Olsen writes about his birth in Norway, his migration to Salt Lake City, Utah, and his life in Santaquin, Utah. He played dance music in many places in Utah and was tried by a Mormon court for inviting people to a public dance. He later settled in Salem, Utah, and continued to play his violin at dances. He travelled to many towns in Utah and Arizona. He later moved to Payson, Utah. Olsen served on a mission for the Mormon...
Dates: approximately 1920

Oral history interview with John R. Halliday

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 113
Scope and Contents Professor Halliday was interviewed by Alma Heaton on August 29, 1983 as part of the Joint Oral History Project for the Brigham Young University Archives and Brigham Young University Alumni Association Emeritus Club. The interview was transcribed in 1984. The material gives a brief sketch of Halliday's life and concentrates on the time he served as a professor of Music at Brigham Young University. He mentions serving as the mission president for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints...
Dates: 1983-1984

Personal histories of Mormon women in South Africa

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1408
Scope and Contents

Thirty-three handwritten and typed personal histories made in 1978 with accompanying photographs. The items are autobiographies of Mormon women in the Transvaal Stake of the Mormon Church in South Africa. Also included is a program and photographs of a service held in 1954 for the dedication of a chapel in the Transvaal Stake's Springs Branch.

Dates: 1954-1978

Personal history of Frances Parrish Barlow

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3022
Scope and Contents Details her childhood in Centerville, Utah; attendance at University of Utah and Utah State University; work as a schoolteacher; marriage; travels; church service, including a Latter-day Saint welfare mission to Oklahoma, 1977-1978; and teaching at BYU. Includes original poetry; significant information about her husband, Joel C. Barlow, their children, and other family members; and photographic images. Also includes autobiographical sketches of her parents, Parley P. Parrish and Elizabeth...
Dates: 1990

Pickett family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1241
Scope and Contents

Letters, poems, legal certificates, and biographies of the Pickett family. The bulk of the collection relates to David W. Rogers (1787-1881), his daughter Susannah (1813-1905), and her first spouse Beneito Sangiovanni.

Dates: 1825-1886

Eliza Bratton Porter biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1502
Scope and Contents

Typed, mimeographed, and bound biography of Eliza Bratton Porter. The item gives particular emphasis on Porter's association with the Mormon Church and her role as a Relief Society president.

Dates: 1978

Personal histories and life sketches of ancestors of Vera Price

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1560
Scope and Contents These manuscripts are biographies and autobiographies of ancesters of Vera Price. These individuals include Lewis Dunbar Wilson Jr. and Sr., John Lingren (autobiography), and James Brown (by Gladys Brown White). Most of the biographies are short (several pages) typescripts. There are biographies of 17 members of the Wilson family, 4 of the Price family, 3 of the Hunt family, and 2 of the Walton family. These individuals were Mormons, most of whom lived in Idaho. James Brown was a member...
Dates: approximately 1890-1978

Alonzo Hazelton Raleigh diary "B"

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 360
Scope and Contents

Holograph diary which tells of his duties as a member of city council, justice of the peace and inspector of buildings in Salt Lake City, Utah and his various social religious and business dealings.

Dates: 1861-1887

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Adams, John Hortt, 1921- 1
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Baker, Afton Marie 1
Baker, Alma 1
Baker, Hannah 1
Barlow, Frances Parrish, 1911- 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 Jane Wall, 1841-1891 1
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 1
Bell, James Ferguson, 1827-1855 1
Bernards, LeGrand Meyer, 1921- 1
Brigham Young High School (Provo, Utah) 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Art 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Music 1
Brigham Young University. Indian Education Department 1
Britton, Richard 1
Brockbank, Isaac, Jr., 1837-1927 1
Brown, James, 1801-1863 1
Campbell, Alexander, 1788-1866 1
Carter, Jared 1
Chamberlain, Mary E. Wooley 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Cotton Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Salt Lake Granite Stake 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Transvaal Stake (South Africa) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association 1
Clark, Bruce Budge, 1918- 1
Clark, Leigh William, 1900-1992 1
Cluff, William Wallace, 1832-1915 1
Corbridge, Agnes H. 1
Corbridge, Ivan L. 1
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 1
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Daughters of Utah Pioneers. Huntington Chapter 1
DeSpain, Henry 1
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Fairbanks, Florence G. (Florence Gifford), 1892-1952 1
Fairbanks, John B. (John Boylston), 1855-1940 1
Felt, Paul E., 1916-1999 1
Flake, Charles Love, 1893-1919 1
Gardner, Mary Ethel McNeil 1
Gardner, Robert 1
Greenhalgh, P. A. L. 1
Hafen, John G., 1838-1928 1
Hafen, John, 1856-1910 1
Halliday, John R. 1
Harrington, Leonora 1
Hart, Adelia 1
Hart, Alfred Augustus 1
Hart, Charles Henry, 1866-1934 1
Hart, Eugene S. 1
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Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 1
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Hoglund, Connie 1
Howell, William Louis 1
Howell, William, 1816-1851 1
Hunt family 1
Hyde, George Tilton 1
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 1
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 1
Joint Oral History Project (Brigham Young University) 1
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Jones, Sarah Davis 1
Jones, William Edward 1
Jordan Irrigation Company 1
Keate, Susanna Mehetable Rogers Sangiovanni Pickett, 1813-1905 1
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King, Alma W., 1902-1999 1
King, Austin Augustus, 1802-1870 1
King, Larry R. 1
King, Lucille Olson, 1907-1992 1
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