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Account book and letters published in the "Deseret News"

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 767
Scope and Contents Collection includes a copy of a handwritten account book, "Personal Account Book of John McLaws, Joseph City, Arizona;" a typescript volume of letters from colonists which appeared in the "Deseret News," describing in detail the history and development of the Mormon settlements on the Little Colorado River; and a copy of a hand-drawn map of Sunset, Arizona (1881).
Dates: 1881-1931

Adams family temple record

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2628
Scope and Contents Handwritten entries into a "Temple Record" book which records the temple work done by proxy for members of the Adams family in Mormon temples. The material also includes information on the Adams family genealogy.
Dates: 1922-1956

James J. Adams autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3040
Scope and Contents Typescript of a autobiography. Adams writes about his birth in Springfield, Illinois, his migration to Utah as a small child, his family's move to Parowan, Utah, and his subsequent life there. The item is "by Luella Adams Dalton" who probably typed and/or edited the manuscript.
Dates: approximately 1910

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

Addendum to Theo A. Phillips biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1839
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous items relating to a biography of Theo A. Phillips. The articles include letters (one is in Welsh), patriarchal blessings in the Mormon Church, and Phillips family histories. The Phillips family is a Mormon family which originated in Great Britain.
Dates: 1871-1976

Address book for Utah

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2674
Scope and Contents Handwritten addresses for people living in Utah, primarily Utah County. Some references were written also for persons in neighboring states.
Dates: 1924

Frank Aldridge biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2127
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a history of the Aldridge family. The history begins with Frank Aldridge's great-grandfather, Joseph Aldridge, relates the involvement of the Aldrideg family in the early history of the Mormon Church, and ends shortly after Frank's retirement in 1965. Aldridge also tells of his experiences in World War I.
Dates: approximately 1979

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

Allen family papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2337
Scope and Contents Handwritten and printed correspondence, certificates, deeds, postcards, family histories, and miscellaneous items. The materials document the private and legal activities of the Allen family.
Dates: approximately 1890-1944

Ida Lowry Allen journal

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6029
Scope and Contents Collection contains one journal with daily entries for the year 1888. The journal chronicles family temple trips, extended family gatherings, church and Sunday school meetings for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Manti, Utah, as well as various other recreation, work, and church-related activities. Also contains a transcript of the original journal.
Dates: 1888

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Social Life and Customs 561
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Mormons -- Utah -- History 52
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 38
Mormons -- Genealogy 37
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 32
Immigration and American Expansion 32
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 28
Photocopies 24
American Fork (Utah) -- History 23
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 23
Material Types 22
Mormon pioneers 21
Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 21
Mormons -- Utah -- Biography 20
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 20
Correspondence 19
Lists 19
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 19
Mormon women -- Biography 17
Overland Journeys to the Western United States 17
Provo (Utah) -- History 17
Mormons -- Biography 16
Mormons -- Arizona -- History 15
Photographs 15
Certificates 14
Missions and Missionaries 14
Pioneers 14
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 14
Speeches, addresses, etc., American 14
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 13
Biography -- 19th century 12
Family histories 12
Mormons -- Utah -- Provo -- History 12
Religion 12
Biography -- 20th century 11
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Mormons -- England 11
Mormons -- Mexico -- History 11
Notes 11
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Mormons -- Idaho -- History 10
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Mormons -- England -- History 7
Mormons -- Illinois -- History 7
Mormons -- Utah -- Correspondence 7
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 7
Saint George (Utah) -- History 7
Arizona -- History -- To 1912 6
Education 6
Farmington (Utah) -- History 6
Mormon Church -- Arizona -- History 6
Mormon temples 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Castle Dale -- History 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Manti -- History 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Ogden -- History 6
Mount Pleasant (Utah) -- History 6
Ogden (Utah) -- History 6
Payson (Utah) -- History 6
Poetry 6
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Scrapbooks 6
Snowflake (Ariz.) -- History 6
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Castle Dale (Utah) -- History 5
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Indians of North America 5
Mormon Church -- Presidents 5
Mormons 5
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 31
Tanner, George S. 12
Brigham Young University 11
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 10
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 9
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Clark, Sadie Ollerton, 1901-1992 7
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 7
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 7
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 6
Brigham Young Academy 5
Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 5
Carson family 4
Adams family 3
Farnsworth, Moses Franklin, 1834- 3
Leavitt family 3
Salt Lake Temple 3
Smith, Joseph West, 1859-1944 3
Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 3
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 3
Young, Joseph, 1797-1881 3
Allison, Helen Taylor 2
Allred family 2
Belknap family 2
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 2
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 2
Bushman, John, 1843-1926 2
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 2
Card family 2
Card, Zina Presendia Young Williams, 1850-1931 2
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 2
Carter family 2
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Clark, Leigh William, 1900-1992 2
Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976 2
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 2
Coombs, Ellis D. (Ellis Day), 1883-1981 2
Dalley, Julius Wolley 2
Dorcheus, John T. 2
Farnsworth family 2
Gifford, Levi 2
Gregg family 2
Hancock family 2
Harmon family 2
Hickman family 2
Hickman, William Adams, 1815-1883 2
Holmes, Blair 2
Hough family 2
Jameson, Alexander 2
Jameson, Millicent Ferris Hatfield 2
Jensen family 2
Jensen, Flora J. 2
Johnson, Cleo Grigg, 1905- 2
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 2
Knight family 2
Larson, Margaret Smith, 1884-1973 2
Lefevre, William, 1833-1920 2
Leithead family 2
McBride, Reuben, 1803-1891 2
McEwan family 2
Miller, Ellen Anderson, 1833-1929 2
Miller, Niels Peter, 1837-1921 2
Moore, Samuel, active 1845 2
Ottosen, Annie Miller, 1837-1921 2
Parkinson, James Allen 2
Patterson family 2
Patterson, Edward M. (Edward McGregor), 1841-1909 2
Peterson family 2
Phillips family 2
Redd family 2
Richards, Phineas (Phineas Howe), 1788-1874 2
Roberts, Martha Bush, 1843-1931 2
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 2
Shelley, Charlotte D. 2
Smith family 2
Smith, John L. (John Lyman), 1828-1898 2
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 2
Spencer, Orson, 1802-1855 2
Stringham, Miranda C. 2
Union Pacific Railroad Company 2
Utah. Militia 2
Whitmer, John, 1802-1878 2
Whitney family 2
Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952 2
Woolley, Edwin Dilworth, Jr., 1846-1920 2
Zetland (Ship) 2
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Adams, James J., 1848- 1
Adams, John Hortt, 1921- 1
Adams, Marie Proctor 1
Adams, William, 1822-1901 1
Aldridge family 1
Aldridge, Frank 1
Allen family 1
Allen, Andrew Jackson, 1818-1884 1
Allen, Daniel, 1804-1892 1
Allen, Ida May Lowry, 1865-1963 1
Allen, Inez Knight, 1876-1937 1
Allen, Rufus C., 1827- 1
Allen, William C., 1843-1926 1
Allred, James, 1784-1876 1
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