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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

Olive Smoot Bean autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2139
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten autobiography (pages 163 to 197). Bean writes about her childhood in Salt Lake City and Provo, Utah, her marriage, and her children.

Dates: 1933-1934

Jennifer Reeder interview with Catherine Bowles

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2947
Scope and Contents

Oral history of Catherine Bowles, from an interview conducted by Jenny Reeder.

Dates: 2004

Mary E. Woolley Chamberlain : handmaiden of the Lord

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1099
Scope and Contents

Bound typewritten autobiography of Mary Woolley Chamberlain. Mary lived in St. George, Kanab, Provo, and Salt Lake City, Utah. She gives detailed accounts of family life, Mormon Church activities, and events in these towns and in Utah in general from her birth to 1936 when she wrote her history. This record was compiled, typed, and put with genealogy work-sheets and photographs probably in 1981. Also included are tributes to Mary by family members.

Dates: approximately 1936-1981

Biography of Mary Ann Brown Clark

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 454
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography of Mary Ann Brown Clark (1859-1962). Mrs. Dixon writes about Mary Clark, who died at the age of 103 and was thought to have been the oldest woman in Utah at that time. Mrs. Dixon relates the experiences of Mary Clark while she was living in Pleasant Grove, Panguitch, St. George, and Provo, Utah.

Dates: 1962

Coray family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1422
Scope and Contents

Contents includes correspondence, journals, autobiographical and biographical sketches, pertaining to the lives of Howard Coray his wife Martha Jane Knowlton Coray and members of the Coray family. Contents deal with the Coray family’s dealing with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, their family history, and their finances.

Dates: 1843-1965

Owen Marion Davis autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1455
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of typescript of an autobiography by Owen M. Davis (1897-1975). Davis talks about his early years in Provo, Utah, his father's death, their financial struggles, his career as a teacher, and his marriage.

Dates: 1974

Early days on the Provo bench

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 891
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photocopies of a typewritten manuscript "made from copy in Orem Public Library." Partridge's mother took her family to Provo, Utah, in the late 1870s so her children would be able to attend the Brigham Young Academy. Raymond's father had another family by another wife in Fillmore, Utah. Partridge's account is an autobiography. He tells of his experiences while growing up and living in Provo.

Dates: approximately 1940

The funeral services of John W. Hoover

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2508
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of the funeral services for John Whitmer Hoover on 29 May 1902. Among the speakers was the Mormon Apostle, Reed Smoot. Among the other speakers were John Edge Booth, Myron Tanner, and David John. Hoover's father joined the Mormon Church and moved his family to Nauvoo, Illinois in 1842 and later to Utah. John Hoover was a miller who married Mary Coursey in 1855 and lived in Springville, Utah. He moved to Provo, Utah in 1861. Also included is a biography of Hoover.

Dates: approximately 1902-1925

Olive Ellen Winterton Hart autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6783
Abstract

Includes a published autobiography of Olive Winterton Hart.

Dates: 1913-2000

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Brigham Young University 6
Dusenberry, Warren N. (Warren Newton), 1836-1915 2
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 2
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Booth, John Edge, 1847-1920 1
Bowles, Catherine, 1915-2006 1
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northwestern States Mission 1
Clark, Mary Ann Brown 1
Coray family 1
Coray, Howard, 1817-1908 1
Coray, Howard, 1842-1928 1
Coray, Martha, 1821 or 1822-1881 1
Cutler, Thomas R. 1
Dalley, Julius Wolley 1
Davis, Owen Marion 1
Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company 1
Dixon, Cecil, Mrs. 1
Dyer, Edna Helen Coray, 1875-1960 1
Follmer family 1
Fullmer, Leah Moore Harris 1
Harris, Heidi, 1984- 1
Harris, Jill Clark 1
Hart, Olive Ellen Winterton 1
Hinckley, Edwin Smith, 1868-1929 1
Holdaway, Shadrack 1
Hoover, John Whitmer, 1834-1902 1
Hyatt, Belle Alberta Edmonds, 1899-1994 1
Hyatt, Clarence Edmund, 1900-1978 1
Jensen, Helen Chapman, 1920- 1
John, David, 1833-1908 1
Johnson, Caroline Maria 1
Jones, Albert Stephen, 1871-1962 1
Jones, Albert, 1839-1925 1
Jones, Julia, 1847-1924 1
Jones, Lydia Elizabeth, 1837-1874 1
Jones, Samuel Stephen, 1837-1923 1
Jones, Samuel, 1783-1858 1
Jones, Sarah Fletcher, 1874-1966 1
Jones, Sarah, 1801-1867 1
Leet, Stephen C. 1
Montclair State College 1
Moore, Eleanor 1
Moore, Samuel, active 1845 1
Moore, Stephen Bliss, 1836-1894 1
Newren, Clothield Young 1
Nuttall, L. John (Leonard John) 1
Partridge, Ernest DeAlton, 1869-1923 1
Partridge, Ernest DeAlton, 1906-1985 1
Partridge, Raymond 1
Reeder, Jennifer 1
Rollins, J. Barton 1
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 1
Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941 1
Tanner, Myron, 1826-1903 1
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 1
Vincent, Sarah Sybil Douglas, 1917- 1
Walton family 1
Walton, Emma Jacques, 1857-1933 1
Walton, Joseph B. (Joseph Benjamin), 1855-1935 1
Weight, Jesse Johnson, 1892-1970 1
Winkler, Aurel Pratt, 1898-1984 1
Woolley, Edwin Dilworth, Jr., 1846-1920 1
Woolley, Flora Snow, 1856-1946 1
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 1
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