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Irene Adams papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 7810
Scope and Contents Collection contains research materials and manuscripts for the Unofficial Manual for Bishops' wives, which includes articles, surveys, and correspondence. The collection also includes Adams' personal journals. Materials dated 1968-2011.
Dates: 1968-2011

John Hortt Adams personal history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2986
Scope and Contents Narrative and photographic images concerning his childhood in Kanab, Utah; attendance at Brigham Young University; living in Hollywood, California; service in the U.S. Navy during World War II; marriage; travels; church service, including a Latter-day Saint mission to Seattle, Washington, 1989-1990; owning and running Grandview Miniature Golf Course in Provo, Utah; and working as accountant at BYU Financial Services. Also contains significant information about his family, including an...
Dates: 1997

Adoption record from Manti Temple

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1937
Scope and Contents Handwritten temple record. The item verifies that four women were adopted by proxy as daughters of the Mormon Apostle, Daniel H. Wells, and his wife, Eliza Wells. The four women were from the Lee family and died between 1847 and 1859.
Dates: 1901

Andrew Jackson Allen autobiography and diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3213
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typescript of an autobiography and diary. Allen writes about his youth in Kentucky and move to Missouri after he joined the Mormon Church. He later moved to Nauvoo, Illinois, and joined the Mormon exodus to Utah in 1847. He tells about the hardships of early settlement in Salt Lake City, Utah. His diary starts in 1857. It has many gaps and entries were often months apart. He writes about the "Utah War;" his work on the railroad in 1868 and 1869; his...
Dates: 1857-1884

William Coleman Allen biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 769
Scope and Contents Photocopy of short typewritten biography. Crossed the plains to Utah with the pioneers as a child in 1847, settled with family in Mill Creek Canyon and, in 1851, in Draper. In 1876, called by Brigham Young to head the colonization of the Little Colorado River settlements in Arizona. Moved back to Draper in 1884.
Dates: 1843-1917

J. Urban Allred diaries

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2909
Scope and Contents Volume begins with autobiographical sketch concerning Allred's early life in Lehi, Utah. Diaries document his attendance at Brigham Young Academy, September 1892-May 1898; service as a Mormon missionary in Tennessee in the Southern States Mission, June 1898-July 1900; activities as a school teacher in Vernal, Utah, August 1900-May 1901; family life with Amelia May Hammond in Lehi, 1901-1910; and family life with Edna Bingham in Raymond, Alberta, and elsewhere, beginning in 1912. Diaries also...
Dates: 1892-1956

O. J. Anderson and family

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1563
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten biography of Olaf J. Anderson, including information about his two wives Kathinka and Nathalia and several of their children. She presents the history of the family's "Anderson Hotel" in Castle Dale, Utah and Olaf's and Kathinka's mission for the Mormon Church in Copenhagen, Denmark where he edited the Mormon newspaper, "Scandinavian Star," 1908-1912.
Dates: 1980

Richard B. Anderson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8430
Content Description Collection contains correspondence between Anderson and his parents as well as other family members. Other letters included are from various family members to other family members and document their lives at the time including school, work, family life, and missions. Also included are newspaper clippings and articles particularly related to Richard's parents (H. Duane and Leola Seely Anderson) and their service as mission president and matron in the French Mission, and a diary kept by his...
Dates: 1918-1991

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

Autobiographies of Alma W. King and Lucille Olson King

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2991
Scope and Contents Autobiography of Alma King contains memories of his childhood near Garland, Utah; church service, including a Latter-day Saint Mission to the Hawaiian Islands, 1923-1926; attendance at BYU, 1926-1930 and 1933-1936, and the University of Chicago, 1939-1940; teaching LDS seminary at Bear River High School, 1930-1956; marriage; travels; and employment in the Dean of Students office at BYU, 1956-1972. Autobiography of Lucille King contains memories of her childhood in Provo, Utah; attendance at...
Dates: 1999

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Mormon women -- Utah -- History 3
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Nauvoo (Ill.) 3
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Poetry 3
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Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 9
Brigham Young University 8
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Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 5
Brigham Young Academy 2
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 2
Clark, Sadie Ollerton, 1901-1992 2
Green family 2
Hullinger, Harvey Coe, 1824-1926 2
Lyon, T. Edgar 2
Lyon, Ted 2
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 2
Salt Lake Institute of Religion 2
Smith, Emma Hale 2
Smith, John, 1832-1911 2
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 2
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 2
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 2
Talmage, Merry May Booth, 1868-1944 2
Taylor family 2
University of Chicago 2
University of Utah 2
Adams, Irene 1
Adams, John Hortt, 1921- 1
Allen, Andrew Jackson, 1818-1884 1
Allen, Rufus C., 1827- 1
Allen, William C., 1843-1926 1
Allison, Helen Taylor 1
Allred family 1
Allred, Amelia May Hammond, 1877-1910 1
Allred, Edna Bingham, 1889-1965 1
Allred, J. Urban (James Urban), 1874-1956 1
Allred, Mildred Elizabeth, 1898-1980 1
Anderson, Leola Seely, 1910-1968 1
Anderson, O. J. (Oluf J.), 1849-1934 1
Anderson, Richard B., 1941- 1
Arrington, Leonard J. 1
Ashton, MaryAnne Butler 1
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company 1
Barlow, Frances Parrish, 1911- 1
Beecher, Maureen Ursenbach 1
Belknap family 1
Bennion, Adam S. (Adam Samuel), 1886-1958 1
Bennion, Hyrum, Jr., 1879-1956 1
Bennion, Joseph S. (Joseph Samuel), 1886-1968 1
Bennion, Lowell E. 1
Bennion, Lowell L., 1908-1996 1
Benyamen, Levi 1
Bernards, LeGrand Meyer, 1921- 1
Bettisworth, David 1
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 1
Bird, Edmund Fuller, 1809-1892 1
Bird, Henry M. 1
Black, Isaac E. 1
Blythe, John A. 1
Booth, John Edge, 1847-1920 1
Branson family 1
Brewster, Sheldon Riser, 1901- 1
Brice, Jane 1
Brice, John 1
Brigham Young Academy. South American Expedition (1900-1901) 1
Brigham Young High School (Provo, Utah) 1
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 1
Brigham Young University. Indian Education Department 1
Brigham Young University. Women's Research Institute 1
Brockbank, Isaac, Jr., 1837-1927 1
Brown, Zina Young Card, 1888-1974 1
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 1
Brunson, Peter Lorenzo 1
Buckwalter, Sarah Schuler, 1801-1879 1
Burton, Arthur Fielding, 1873-1949 1
Bushman, Clarissa, 1956- 1
Bushman, Claudia L. 1
Bushman, John, 1843-1926 1
Bushman, Richard L. 1
Byrd family 1
Cain family 1
Canfield, M. D. (Myron D.), approximately 1810- 1
Cannon family 1
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
Cannon, George, 1794-1844 1
Cannon, Georgius Y., 1892-1987 1
Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956 1
Carpenter, George E. (George Eunice), 1870- 1
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 1
Carson family 1
Carson, Elvira Egbert, 1821-1908 1
Carson, Emma Partridge, 1855-1935 1
Carson, John, 1819-1895 1
Carter, Dominicus, 1806-1884 1
Carter, Mary Hall, 1920-2009 1
Carter, Wesley C. (Wesley Carol), 1917-1995 1
Chamberlain, Mary E. Wooley 1
Chamberlain, Thomas, 1854-1918 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Eleventh Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Elkton Ward 1
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