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William Marks arrest warrant

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 366
Scope and Contents Handwritten arrest warrant, dated 28 Nov. 1842, and registered in Nauvoo, Illinois. Marks seeks the arrest of Thomas J. Hunter for slandering Joseph Smith, the first president of the Mormon Church.
Dates: 1842 November 28

David Bettisworth report

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 677
Scope and Contents Holograph. A statement signed by Bettisworth having delivered Joseph Smith, Jr., et al. to R.H. Smith, Justice of the Peace, for trial in Charthage, Illinois.* Noted on the document are constable's fees, and three men, Orrin Porter Rockwell, William Edwards and Samual Bennett, not found after release by writ of habeas corpus. The 18 men listed on the document were those cited on a writ for riot in the destruction of the Nauvoo Expositor.
Dates: 1844

Jacob G. Bigler autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2757
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typescript of an autobiography. Bigler writes about his relationship with the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith (1805-1844), his life in Nauvoo, Illinois, his migration to Utah, and his life in Nephi, Utah. Bigler served on a mission for the Mormon Church in Ireland and was active in Mormon Church activities in Nephi.
Dates: 1907

John A. Blythe journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 780
Scope and Contents Photocopy of typescript. Describes his trip from Salt Lake City to the site of Joseph City and daily life in the United Order in that town. The diary also discusses the author's departure on a supply trip to Salt Lake City and concludes with his arrival in St. George, Utah en route.

A one-page autobiographical sketch entitled "History of John A. Blythe, From his birth to Feb. 3rd, 1876" is also included.
Dates: 1876-1877

Brigham Young letter to Rufus C. Allen

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 578
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten letter dated 1 March 1857 and addressed to Refus C. Allen. Young writes about protection against the Indians, presenting a good example for the Indians, and gives his approval for a school for Indian children.
Dates: 1857

M. D. Canfield letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3952
Abstract Myron Davenport Canfield’s letter to his Uncle Ezra Canfield, dated 12 December 1836.
Dates: 1836

Emma Hale Smith certificate

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 432
Scope and Contents Printed form with handwritten entries. The item is dated 17 July 1844 and is signed. Emma Smith accepts responsibility for the estate of her husband, Joseph Smith.
Dates: 1844 July 17

Emma Carroll Seegmiller and Amy Carroll Stark Circleville, Utah, collection

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1211
Scope and Contents Two typewritten histories of Orderville, Utah, by Emma Carroll Seegmiller and Amy Carroll Stark. Also included are family histories of four Mormon families in Orderville. The items tell about life in the town and about the United Order established there.
Dates: approximately 1950

Coleman family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 796
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typescripts. File contains excerpts from three documents, all originally compiled by Evans Coleman: "History of the Coleman Family;" "Saint Johns Purchase;" and "Biography of Emma Beck Coleman." These documents were originally compiled between 1938 and 1942, although all of them refer to events either in Missouri during the late 1830s or in Arizona during the 1880s.
Dates: 1942

Lavinia Corbin letter to Abel R. Corbin

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2872
Scope and Contents The letter is a detailed domestic and town gossip from a school teacher, Lavinia Corbin, to her brother, Abel R. Corbin, in St. Louis, Missouri. At the time that the letter was written, Lavinia was living in the same county as [sentence missing] Joseph Smith's marriage to Emma Hale and "glass looking"/disorderly conduct trials of the preceding decade (Chenango County, New York). The first half of the letter was written in MacDonough, New York, and the second half of the letter was written in...
Dates: 1835

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Dalley, Julius Wolley 1
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Hunter, Thomas J. 1
Jordan Irrigation Company 1
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Lee, Wilford D. (Wilford Deloy), 1898-1983 1
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Little, Mary Jane Lytle, 1831-1921 1
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Mann, Peter 1
Marchbanks, E. James 1
Marks, William, 1792-1872 1
Mormon History Association 1
Nielson, Frihoff Godfred, 1851-1935 1
Olsen, Charles Ludwig, 1856-1923 1
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Patterson, Edward M. (Edward McGregor), 1841-1909 1
Porter, Rulon E. (Rulon Ensign), 1882-1972 1
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