Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 10
Photocopies of handwritten and signed letters dated 1847, addressed to family members, describing difficulties of the journey to Salt Lake City, Utah and Pack's associations with Mormon Church leaders Brigham Young and Heber Chase Kimball.
Photocopies and photographs of handwritten and typed letters, biographical notes, and diary excerpts. The materials relate to Rich's career as a Mormon Church leader. They include diary excerpts from 1836, a letter from Brigham Young (1801-1877) telling about his arrival in the Salt Lake Valley of Utah in 1847, a blessing for Rich's mission to Europe, an essay on the establishment of a Mormon colony in San Bernardino, California, and biographical notes on Rich's life in Logan, Utah.
Photocopy of typescript. Includes a number of letters written to Tenney by such people as Brigham Young (1801-1877), Wilford Woodruff (1807-1898), and John W. Young (1844-1924) concerning the purchase of land at St. Johns, Arizona, for Mormon settlement, missionary work among the Indians, and obtaining work for Mormon settlers by bidding on raliroad contracts. Some of Tenney's replies are also included. Folder also includes typescript copy of Tenney's journal for 1875-1876.
Handwritten and signed letter dated March 25, 1846 and addressed to Harriet Cook Young, one of Brigham Young's wives. Brigham Young writes about the prospects of the Mormons migrating to the West.
Photographs of a handwritten and signed letter which was composed in Provo, Utah, dated February 27, 1868, and addressed to Oscar B. Young. Brigham gives his impressions of Provo, advises Oscar on Indian problems the Mormon settlers had along the "Muddy River," and comments on politics.
Photocopy of two handwritten letters with a microfiche copy. The second of the two letters was started on the same page as the first. The items were dated 20 April and 4 May 1847. Young writes to his wife, Mary Ann Angell Young, while she was in Winter Quarters, Nebraska. Young informs Mary about his experiences while on the initial trek of Mormon pioneers to Utah.
Photographs of handwritten letters addressed to "Hariot Cook," "my dear wife." The items were written when Young was in Iowa moving west as leader of the Mormons. Young urges Cook, who was still in Nauvoo, Illinois, to join him in Iowa.
- Mormon Church -- Presidents 6
- Mormons -- Correspondence 6
- Mormon pioneers -- History 5
- Diaries 3
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 2
- Arizona -- History -- To 1912 1
- Autobiographies 1
- Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 1
- Fillmore (Utah) -- History 1
- Fort Crittenden (Utah) -- History 1
- Logan (Utah) -- History 1
- Missions and Missionaries 1
- Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- History 1
- Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- History -- 19th century 1
- Mormons -- Arizona -- History 1
- Mormons -- California -- San Bernardino -- History -- Sources 1
- Mormons -- Colonization -- Arizona -- History 1
- Mormons -- Utah -- Logan -- History 1
- Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857 1
- Notes 1
- Oregon National Historic Trail -- History 1
- Paiute Indians -- Utah -- History 1
- Philadelphia (Pa.) 1
- Photocopies 1
- Provo (Utah) -- History 1
- Saint Johns (Ariz.) -- History 1
- Salt Lake City (Utah) 1
- Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 1
- San Bernardino (Calif.) -- History -- Sources 1
- Slavery -- West Indies 1
- West Indies 1 ∧ less
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 2
- Young, Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell, 1824-1898 2
- Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
- Kane, Elizabeth Wood, 1836-1909 1
- Kane, Thomas L. (Thomas Leiper), 1822-1883 1
- Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 1
- Marcy, William L. (William Learned), 1786-1857 1
- Pack, John, 1809-1885 1
- Rich, Charles C. (Charles Coulson), 1809-1883 1
- Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 1
- Tanner, George S. 1
- Tenney, Ammon M. (Ammon Meshach), 1844-1925 1
- Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 1
- Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 1
- Young, Mary Ann Angell, 1803-1882 1
- Young, Oscar B. 1 ∧ less