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Redd family papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 678
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten and typewritten materials. Most of the items were collected by the descendants of Lemuel Hardison Redd (1856-1923). Included in the collection are minutes of a Redd family meeting, a biography of Eliza M. Partridge Lyman, a list of persons buried in Bluff, Utah, from 1880 to 1951, correspondence of family members, two patriarchal blessings given by Hyrum Smith, and an essay by John Redd, a student at the Brigham Young Academy in Provo, Utah.

Dates: 1844-1966

Remembering Horace Alma Smoot

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2687
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten biography of Horace Smoot. The item was probably composed by a family member around the year 1970. The materials include photocopies of letters, cetificates, photographs, and genealogies. Also included are two patriarchal blessings given to Smoot. He was born in Provo, Utah, married Edna Louise Stubbs in 1902, was a dairyman in Bountiful, Utah, and held various positions in the Mormon Church.

Dates: approximately 1970

Andrew Locy Rogers papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 776
Scope and Contents

Includes autobiographies; reminiscences; letters; and biographical sketches of various family members. Discusses growing up in pioneer Utah; courtship and marriage; and life in the Mormon settlements in Arizona.

Dates: 1932

Edward Schoenfeld autobiography

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1076
Scope and Contents

Holograph autobiography (three leaves), genealogy of the Schoenfeld and Springall families (two leaves), and a postcard of Tansberg, Germany, where Edward was born. Schoenfeld joined the Mormon Church in 1855, migrated to Utah in 1857, and settled in Provo. He married Mary Alice Springall and served as mission president to the Swiss and German Mission for the Mormon Church from 1870 to 1872. He also edited the Mormon Church magazine "Stern" while serving as mission president.

Dates: 1912; 1912

David Crockett Shupe diary and biographical sketches

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 799
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a handwritten diary and short biographies of Shupe family members. The diaries were kept from 1898 to 1901 when Shupe was serving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Southern States, primarily in Tennesee, Kentucky, and Virginia.

Dates: 1898-1945

Robert H. Skelton collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1597
Abstract

Collection of papers by or about Robert Hodgson Skelton. Included in the collection is Skelton's journal from his mission to India, plus a photocopy and transcription of the same. Also includes a petition for assistance to the people of Santa Cruz, California, by Skelton and other Mormon missionaries traveling to their missions without purse or scrip.

Dates: 1852-1941

Job Smith autobiography and letters received

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2202
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography and photocopies of handwritten letters received by Smith. Also included are typescripts of Job Smith's "Recollections" of the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith (1805-1844), and photocopies of handwritten and typewritten certificates. The letters are from prminent Mormon Church leaders. Also included is a photocopy of a handwritten patriarchal blessing received by Smith.

Dates: 1860-1902

John L. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 680
Scope and Contents Contains seven journals of John Lyman Smith, and other autobiographical manuscripts, as wells as a bound typescript volume of an autobiography/journal. The journals include accounts of persecutions in Ohio, Missouri, and Illinois, pioneering in Utah, Lyman's two missions to Europe, and his service as president of the Swiss-Italian and the Swiss-Italian-German missions. There is also a contemporary account of the cricket-and-seagull episode in Salt Lake in 1848, Lyman's service as a member of...
Dates: 1792-1950; Majority of material found within 1846-1900

John Paternoster Squires diary excerpts

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 976
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typescripts of diary excerpts, a biographical sketch, and family genealogies. There are many gaps in the diary. Squires writes about his early life, joining the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1847, and migrating to Utah in 1853. He also discusses his polygamous marriages; his mission to England; his life in Salt Lake City, Utah; his attempts to avoid being arrested by federal officials for polygamy; his trial for unlawful cohabitation; and his subsequent...
Dates: 1848-1900

W. Melvin Strong papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2743
Scope and Contents

Phtocopies of letters, speeches, certificates, program outlines, biographical sketches, and jokes that have been bound into a book. The materials deal with Strong's life and career as an educator. Strong was active in the Mormon Church and served on a mission for that faith in Tahiti. Also included is a book by Strong entitled: "What do you Think?" with a handwritten dedication in the front.

Dates: 1919-1984

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Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
School of the Prophets 2
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 2
University of Utah 2
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 2
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 2
Adams, John Hortt, 1921- 1
Allen, William C., 1843-1926 1
Anderson, O. J. (Oluf J.), 1849-1934 1
Andrew, Ethel Bean, 1888-1978 1
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Baker, Afton Marie 1
Baker, Alma 1
Baker, Hannah 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
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 1
Bernards, LeGrand Meyer, 1921- 1
Booth, John Edge, 1847-1920 1
Brigham Young Academy. South American Expedition (1900-1901) 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Art 1
Brigham Young University. Indian Education Department 1
Britton, Richard 1
Brown, James, 1801-1863 1
Buckwalter, Sarah Schuler, 1801-1879 1
Butt, Laura E. (Laura Ellen), 1865-1899 1
Butt, William F. (William Francis), 1857-1940 1
Cannon, Oa J. 1
Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 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. Transvaal Stake (South Africa) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 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, Benjamin, 1830-1909 1
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 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
Daughters of Utah Pioneers. Huntington Chapter 1
DeSpain, Henry 1
Eldredge, Elnathan 1
Eldredge, Julia Lambert, 1873-1952 1
Eldredge, Ruth Baker Underwood, 1810-1884 1
Evans, Israel Franklin 1
Evans, Priscilla Livingston 1
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
Frandsen, Evelyn Mackay 1
Gardner, Robert 1
Greenhalgh, P. A. L. 1
Guymon, Noah Thomas 1
Hafen, John G., 1838-1928 1
Hafen, John, 1856-1910 1
Hart, Adelia 1
Hart, Alfred Augustus 1
Hart, Charles Henry, 1866-1934 1
Hart, Eugene S. 1
Hart, Hale 1
Hart, James H., 1825-1906 1
Hart, Nellie T. 1
Hart, Sabina Hermoine 1
Harvey, Mildred Cluff, 1866-1947 1
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 1
Hayes, John H. 1
Hickerson, George Washington 1
Hickerson, Isaac 1
Hicks, George A. 1
Hintz family 1
Hintze, F. F. (Ferdinand Friis), 1854- 1
Hoover, John Whitmer, 1834-1902 1
Howell, William Louis 1
Howell, William, 1816-1851 1
Hunt family 1
Huntington, Oliver Boardman, 1823-1907 1
Hyde, George Tilton 1
Jacobs, Henry Bailey, 1817-1886 1
Jarvis, Ann Prior, 1829-1913 1
Jarvis, George (George Franklin), 1823-1913 1
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