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William Ajax letter to William Lewis

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8692
Scope and Contents

Materials include a photocopied letter from William Ajax (Centre, Utah) to William Lewis (Aberdare, Wales), dated March 18, 1893. Ajax writes about Wales, Utah, and the building of the Salt Lake City temple. He says that the fine quality masonry has been built by Welshmen. He also talks about his education, current interests, describes his emmigration from Wales to Utah, and discusses his opinions about Mormonism and religion. Dated March 18, 1893.

Dates: 1893 March 18

George Alley papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 727
Abstract Account and receipt books, family correspondence, diary of Stephen Webb Alley, genealogy, family history materials, and memorabilia of the George Alley family. Photographs include studio portraits of Lydia Ann Alley and Susan Hannah Alley Wells, polygamist wives of Mormon Church leader, Daniel H. Wells, and a portrait of George Alley's wife, Mary Symond Alley. A majority of the photos were taken by Salt Lake City photographer Charles R. Savage. The photographs are albumen and matte collodion...
Dates: 1834-1891

Jedediah Stanley Anderson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1639
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, certificates, journals, newespaper articles, pamphlets, magazines, notes, and personal items. The correspondence is between Anderson , his family, friends, and leaders of the Mormon Church. Many of the items deal with personal and family matters. The diaries are in six volumes and include genealogical items. The newspaper clippings relate to Anderson and his family.

Dates: 1887-1950

Joe Belkan letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1132
Scope and Contents

Letter dated 13 Feb. 1891 and addressed to a Mr. Parkins Ouray, Colorado. Belken is in Salt Lake City, Utah, looking for work, but the "money market" is tight and "the town is full of people hunting employment and failing to find it." Belken also asks Parkins for some money, so he can return to Ouray.

Dates: 1891 February 13

Biography of John and Louise Smith Park

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1000
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of Mary's biography of her parents, but the bulk of the account is autobiographical. Mary tells of coming to Utah in 1847 including incidents en route. She tells of the early settlement of Salt Lake City and Provo, Utah including problems with Indians, crickets and grass hoppers, and the difficult living conditions.

Dates: approximately 1900

Sheldon Riser Brewster papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1980
Scope and Contents

Autobiographies, official correspondence, newspaper clippings, certificates, and miscellaneous items. These materials document the life and civic and church careers of Brewster. They include letters from prominent Utah politicians and newsletters Brewster sent to members of his ward who were in the U.S. military forces during World War II.

Dates: 1919-1975

Rulon Tingey and Josephine Omer Burton family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3135
Scope and Contents

Collection includes the papers of various members of the Burton family from 1834 to 2005, with the bulk of the material focusing on the life of Rulon and Josephine Burton. Materials include journals, personal and family correspondence, literary and manuscript drafts, personal and family scrapbooks, notebooks and other family records.

Dates: 1834-2005

Frank J. Cannon letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2535
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letters. Three of the items are addressed to Frank's cousin, John M. Cannon, and one is addressed to D. B. Richards. Frank Cannon writes of business activities and transactions.

Dates: 1898-1913

John M. Cannon letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2543
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typed letters received by John M. Cannon. The items are from various business associates and family members. Two of the letters are from "Aunt Johanna." The aunt writes about funeral expenses for her parents and about some past misunderstandings relating to finances.

Dates: 1902-1913

Claudius R. Dodge papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1480
Abstract

Papers and correspondence on various subjects belonging to Claudius R. Dodge, 1914-1971.

Dates: 1914-1971

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 6
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 4
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 2
Utah. Legislature 2
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
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Alley family 1
Alley, George, 1792-1859 1
Alley, Mary Symonds, 1796-1880 1
Alley, Stephen Webb 1
Anderson, Jedediah Stanley, 1866-1950 1
Andrews, Ophelia M. 1
Beatie, Phebe Y. (Phebe Young), 1854-1931 1
Belkan, Joe 1
Brewster, Sheldon Riser, 1901- 1
Brockbank, Mary Park 1
Burton family 1
Burton, Jo 1
Burton, Robert Taylor, 1821-1907 1
Burton, Rulon T., 1926- 1
Cannon family 1
Cannon, Frank J. 1
Cheney family 1
Cheney, Nathan, 1811-1856 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Eleventh Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
Deseret Manufacturing Company 1
Dodge, Claudius R. 1
Ewing, Elmer, 1856-1948 1
Hascall, Irene 1
Hemenway, Elvira Day 1
Hemenway, Luther S. (Luther Singleton), 1811-1891 1
Hemingway family 1
Kimball family 1
Kimball, C. G. (Christeen Golden), 1823-1896 1
Knowlton, Sidney A. (Sidney Algernon), 1793-1863 1
Lewis, William 1
Lott, Elsie Moore 1
Mack family 1
Mack, Temperance Bond, 1771-1850 1
McRae, Alexander 1
Moore, Eleanor Roseltha Colton 1
Moore, Stephen Bliss, 1836-1894 1
Park, John 1
Park, Louise Smith 1
Prichard, George 1
Prichard, John 1
Richards family 1
Richards, Hester Telle, 1870-1936 1
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 1
Rippingille, Edward Villiers, 1798?-1859 1
Rogers, Samuel Hollister, 1819-1891 1
Salt Lake City (Utah) 1
Salt Lake Temple 1
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 1
Scott, George Montgomery, 1835-1915 1
Smith, John, 1781-1854 1
Tuttle, Daniel Sylvester, 1837-1923 1
Van Cott, Annie A. (Annie Anderson), 1882-1970 1
Van Cott, John, 1814-1883 1
Wells, Lydia Ann, 1828-1909 1
Wells, Susan Hannah Alley, 1830-1924 1
Woodbury, Phoebe K. 1
Young family 1
Young, John R., 1837-1931 1
Young, P. H. (Phineas Howe), 1799-1879 1
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