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William Thomas Box book manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8531
Content Description

Contains two manuscripts of Box's book "The Great Teacher," which focuses on the life of Jesus Christ. The two manuscripts are most likely an early draft and a later revision, although the revision is incomplete and missing a few pages. Dates approximately 1870-1910.

Dates: approximately 1870-1910

Chicago University Branch collection of Sunday School speeches

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2140
Scope and Contents 24 talks presented to the University Branch Sunday School. Subjects of talks are direction and control of recreation by the Mormon church; Salvation for the dead and genealogy; teachers training; the Mormons and the printing industry; Mormon poetry; Mormon history; Need of temples in this dispensation; Education among the Mormons; Brief genealogical history of the LDS Church; Patriotism; LDS Literature; Missionary work; Customs of the south seas and the missionary work among the people;...
Dates: 1925-1926

Gerrit and Thelma de Jong papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6815
Scope and Contents

Contains bound volumes of materials written or collected by Gerrit and Thelma de Jong from 1972-1979.

Dates: 1972-1979

Scott Faulring research collection on Jerald and Sandra Tanner

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1580
Abstract

In addition to extensive oral history interviews, Scott Faulring compiled a comprehensive bibliography of the Tanners' works; collected other known interviews with the Tanners, including those conducted by James D'Arc and Roger Flick; and also helped organize a photographic record of the Tanners and their place of business.

Dates: 1959-1984

William Kenneth Firmage novel drafts and correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 6147
Abstract

Drafts of novels and plays written by William Kenneth Firmage, as well as correspondence concerning his writings, dated circa 1980-1989.

Dates: Other: approximately 1980-1989

Ashbel Kitchell diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 922
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 10 leaves photocopied from the holograph of Kitchel's pocket journal concerning an interview with Oliver Cowdery, Sidney Rigdon, and Leman Copley. In his opinion, these Mormon leaders were misguided and infers that they were inspired by Satan.

Dates: 1831

Ann Gordge Lee autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 5857
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten, incomplete version of Lee's autobiography. Ann Lee tells about her family's conversion to Mormonism in Australia, their emigration to Utah, and her life as a Mormon woman in southern Utah. She gives details of the brutal activities of Mormon leaders including those of John D. Lee, her husband. She converted to Catholicism later in her life. While the work makes references to historical events, the researcher is cautioned that much of the work seems to be pure...
Dates: 1900

Life and teachings of the masters of the Far East

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 384
Scope and Contents

Typewritten essay. This item has the same title as Spalding's five volume work published from 1924 to 1955. The date of the composition of this article is uncertain. Spalding writes about his impressions of religion in the Far East, primarily India, after a visit. The essay talks mainly about mysticism and spiritualism.

Dates: approximately 1940

Miscellanies in prose and verse

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: MSS 8412
Scope and Contents Materials include Miscellanies in Prose and Verse, a manuscript written by Abraham Orchard in 1780 in Bath, England. In the preface Orchard reflects on his experiences with sin, repentence, religion, and God. The rest of the manuscript contains poetry, prose, songs, and prayers about marriage, daily life, children, nature, and religion. Only part of the book is filled up and there is a note written by someone else stating when Orchard died. There is no cover on the book, the binding is...
Dates: 1780

Marlena Tanya Muchnick papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 3253
Scope and Contents

Contains books, manuscripts, letters, posters, CDs, videocassettes, and various other materials pertaining to Muchnick's life and career. Includes information on her conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, her work as an author and lecturer, and her family and friends. Materials date from between 1948 and 2012.

Dates: 1948-2012

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