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Adoption record from Manti Temple

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1937
Scope and Contents

Handwritten temple record. The item verifies that four women were adopted by proxy as daughters of the Mormon Apostle, Daniel H. Wells, and his wife, Eliza Wells. The four women were from the Lee family and died between 1847 and 1859.

Dates: 1901

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

Barbara Stewart Anderson collection on Raymond R. and Ava Beckstrand Stewart

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8176
Scope and Contents Collection contains scrapbooks, journals, biographical works, and other materials collected by Anderson about her parents, Raymond R. and Ava Beckstrand Stewart. Includes information about the Stewart family, her parents' service as Mormon missionaries in England, and the development and operation of Timp Haven Lodge. Materials date from between 1928 and 2011. Also contains family scrapbooks of her grandparents Scott Pease Stewart, Myrtle Maiben, Heber William Beckstrand, and Mary Elizabeth...
Dates: 1928-2011

Richard B. Anderson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8430
Content Description Collection contains correspondence between Anderson and his parents as well as other family members. Other letters included are from various family members to other family members and document their lives at the time including school, work, family life, and missions. Also included are newspaper clippings and articles particularly related to Richard's parents (H. Duane and Leola Seely Anderson) and their service as mission president and matron in the French Mission, and a diary kept by his...
Dates: 1918-1991

Autobiographies of Alma W. King and Lucille Olson King

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2991
Scope and Contents Autobiography of Alma King contains memories of his childhood near Garland, Utah; church service, including a Latter-day Saint Mission to the Hawaiian Islands, 1923-1926; attendance at BYU, 1926-1930 and 1933-1936, and the University of Chicago, 1939-1940; teaching LDS seminary at Bear River High School, 1930-1956; marriage; travels; and employment in the Dean of Students office at BYU, 1956-1972. Autobiography of Lucille King contains memories of her childhood in Provo, Utah; attendance at...
Dates: 1999

Joseph Young and Seymour B. Young papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 513
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography and an account of Joseph Young's death and funeral by his son, Seymour B. Young. Joseph writes about his conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and comments on various doctrines of that faith.

Dates: approximately 1881

Autobiography and biography of Thomas Jarvis Yates

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6831
Abstract

A photocopy of a family history and autograph book of Thomas Jarvis Yates and his descendants, 1987.

Dates: 1989

George Washington Bean journal

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3860
Scope and Contents

Journal contains entries by George Washington Bean from about 1855 to 1878 and includes a short autobiography, transaction records from his business dealings, and personal and family experiences.

Dates: approximately 1855-1878

Biographies of ancestors

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 53
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies of ancestors of Rawlinson which relate life in numerous Utah communities in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Included is an excerpt from the 1857 diary of James Farmer.

Dates: approximately 1962

Susan Easton Black research materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7660
Scope and Contents

These are research materials used by Susan Easton Black in an academic capacity. She collected these materials in circa 1988 to research the history of the early saints of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They consist of geneological records, church ordinance records, family lists, and biographical notes pertaining to church history.

Dates: approximately 1976-1988

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Lyon, T. Edgar 2
Lyon, Ted 2
Salt Lake Institute of Religion 2
Tanner, George S. 2
University of Chicago 2
Wilson, Joseph Ellis, 1858-1930 2
Young, Zina Diantha Huntington Jacobs Smith, 1821-1901 2
Allen, Andrew Jackson, 1818-1884 1
Allred family 1
Allred, Mildred Elizabeth, 1898-1980 1
American Mothers, Inc. 1
Anderson, Barbara Stewart 1
Anderson, Leola Seely, 1910-1968 1
Anderson, Richard B., 1941- 1
Arrington, Leonard J. 1
Baker family 1
Bean family 1
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 1
Beck family 1
Beckstead, Vivia Melissa Farr 1
Bennion, Adam S. (Adam Samuel), 1886-1958 1
Bennion, Hyrum, Jr., 1879-1956 1
Bennion, Joseph S. (Joseph Samuel), 1886-1968 1
Bennion, Lowell E. 1
Bennion, Lowell L., 1908-1996 1
Benyamen, Levi 1
Black, Susan Easton 1
Boone, James Roland, 1911-1988 1
Booth, Joseph E. (Joseph Edgar) 1
Bowles, Catherine, 1915-2006 1
Boy Scouts of America 1
Bradshaw, Mary Ellen Owens, 1864-1919 1
Branch Normal School (Cedar City, Utah) 1
Brice, Jane 1
Brice, John 1
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 1
Brigham Young University. Women's Research Institute 1
Brown, Zina Young Card, 1888-1974 1
Burgess, Ernest H. (Ernest Hungate), 1884-1931 1
Burgess, Rhoda Ann Dykes 1
Bushman, Clarissa, 1956- 1
Bushman, Claudia L. 1
Bushman, Richard L. 1
Cain family 1
Canfield, M. D. (Myron D.), approximately 1810- 1
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 1
Cannon, Annie Wells, 1859-1942 1
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 1
Cannon, Sylvester Q. (Sylvester Quayle), 1877-1943 1
Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956 1
Cawley, M. Ray (Milton Ray), 1915-1954 1
Cazier family 1
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). Department of Seminaries and Institutes of Religion 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Boston Massachusetts Stake 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Elkton Ward 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Historical Department 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Morgan Utah Stake 1
Clark, J. Bruce 1
Clayton, Margaret Cannon 1
Coombs, David H. 1
Cottam (Family : Cottam, Thomas, 1820-1896) 1
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 1
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 1
Deseret News (Firm) 1
Deseret Sunday School Union 1
Dixon, Henry Aldous, 1835-1884 1
Doman, Larry W. 1
Doman, Rulon Wallace, 1905-1997 1
Durham, Thomas, 1828-1909 1
Eliason, Carol 1
Exponent II 1
Farmer, James, 1825-1908 1
Farr, Winslow 1
Frame, Archibald, Jr., 1871-1930 1
Fuller, Frank 1
Gallup, Luke William, 1822-1891 1
George Facer Family Organization 1
Gibbs, John Henry, 1853-1884 1
Grover, Mark L. 1
Gubler, Nellie McArthur 1
Gunn, Elisa 1
Gunn, Timothy 1
Hanks, Ephraim K., -1896 1
Hanks, Marion D. 1
Hanna family 1
Hansen, Blanche McBeth 1
Hansen, Laray M. 1
Harrington, Daniel, 1860-1943 1
Harris, Franklin S. (Franklin Stewart), 1912-1999 1
Hatch, Ephraim 1
Hatch, Verena 1
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