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Davis family biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 583
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography centering around Davis' ancestry, missions and LDS Church callings and biographical sketch of his wife Mary. Included are patriarchal blessings, temple and genealogical data, his testimony, and a letter to his grandmother. Also included are extracts from the "History of the British Mission" and the Millennial Star and a biographical sketch of the Davises by a son, Elisha Jr. The collection also contains genealogical data compiled by Jennie Davis Oliver on the Abijah...
Dates: undated

Grandmother's pioneer stories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1757
Scope and Contents Typescript of an embellished pioneer story about Lurena Nebeker, whose husband told her not to take her dishes to Utah. She gave them away, but ended up taking them weset when her husband decided to carry a box belonging to a friend.
Dates: approximately 1950

Roy Samuelsen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8168
Scope and Contents Contains personal and professional papers of Samuelsen. Includes newspaper clippings of his numerous vocal performances in operas and oratorios across the country, with pictures of him performing in them. There are also transcripts of his musings about his childhood in Norway and his life since immigrating to the United States. There are letters from his mission with his wife to Alta, Norway, and recollections on his children. Finally, the collection includes CDs of his singing. Includes...
Dates: 1960-2013

Silas Derryfield Smith papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 21
Scope and Contents Handwritten and typewritten autobiographies telling of Smith's youth in Snowflake, Arizona, marriages, labors as a missionary in Colorado, endeavors in Arizona and Utah, genealogical data and information about his father, Jesse N. Smith. Also includes a handwritten biography of his mother, Emma Seraphine West Smith, and two handwritten historical articles, one describing the building of the Atlantic and Pacific Railroad in New Mexico, and the other relating Indian stories.
Dates: 1937-1954