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Thomas Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 679
Scope and Contents

Holographs and printed material. Contains a journal of Adams' mission to Great Britain, 1895-1897, including newspaper clippings about Mormonism in Ireland, and records of his correspondence and missionary work. Also included are a letter changing his mission call to Great Britain, 1895, genealogical data, and family histories of his father's family, William Adams.

Dates: 1895-1897

Thomas G. Alexander papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1970
Scope and Contents Contains the professional and personal papers of Thomas G. Alexander, dated 1954 to 2018. The professional papers include correspondence, reports, minutes, articles, awards, manuscript drafts, newspaper articles, posters, photographs, questionnaires, outlines, and audiocassettes. These materials pertain to research, students, committees, professional organizations, and courses taught by Dr. Alexander. The personal papers pertain to the U.S. Army and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...
Dates: 1954-2018

William Frank Atkin papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 341
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, and a biography. The diaries relate to Atkin's missions to New Zealand from 1903 to 1906 and from 1916 to 1918. The correspondence is from family members and friends and largely relates to family matters and to Atkin's missionary activities. The biography is a history of Atkin's father, Thomas Atkin (1833-1919), who was a Mormon pioneer that was active in Tooele County politics. The biography also includes information about the Mormon response to the Utah...
Dates: 1883-1919

Adam S. Bennion papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1
Scope and Contents

Speeches, meeting minutes, reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to Bennion's personal, educational, business, and religious activities. The largest amount of the materials relate to his speeches. The bulk of correspondence is between other apostles and general authorities of the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1909-1958

Biography of Jean Elizabeth Fossum May

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2083
Scope and Contents Compiled by James A. May about his mother, Jean Fossum May, drawing heavily on her letters, journals, and notes. Gives detailed information about her life in Baker, Oregon, 1906-1959; service as a missionary in the California Mission of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1927-1928; marriage to Andrew May, 1930; family life (as a widow after 1933); service as head resident of Stover Hall (men's housing) on the campus of Brigham Young University, 1959-1969; and efforts to...
Dates: 1990-1998

Biography of William Rufus Rogers Stowell

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 506
Abstract

Includes typewritten and handwritten biographies of William Rufus Rogers Stowell. Also included are typed excerpts from the biography and photocopies of an account of Stowell's death handwritten by his grandson, Earl Stowell. William Stowell was a convert to the Mormon Church. He lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, migrated to Utah in 1852, served in the Utah Militia during the Utah Expedition, served on missions for the Mormon Church, and went to Mexico to avoid prosecution for polygamy.

Dates: approximately 1893-1950

James G. Bleak diaries and letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1691
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten diaries and correspondence. Bleak's diaries cover the years 1864, 1869-1895 with a gap for parts of 1885 and for 1886. Bleak writes about his daily activities in St. George and in Santa Clara, Utah, about his activities while serving on the Southern Indian Mission, about his callings for the Mormon Church, and about his relationships with various leaders of the Mormon Church including Brigham Young (1801-1877), Jacob Hamblin (1819-1886), Erastus Snow (1818-1886),...
Dates: 1829-1918

John Law Blythe papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 791
Scope and Contents File includes copies of a handwritten biographical sketch of Blythe, written by one of his granddaughters, Pearl Elizabeth Mitchell Boyce; typescripts of some of Blythe's 1874 letters to Brigham Young (1801-1877) reporting on the progress of the Arizona mission and relations with the Indians; a diary covering 1857-1874 as well as extracts from 1870 and 1878-1880.The 1857-1874 diary describes Blythe's conversion to the Mormon Church in California; emigrating to Utah; and daily...
Dates: 1870-1880

Joseph E. Booth papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2284
Scope and Contents Collection contains the letters, diaries, and ledger books of Joseph Edgar Booth and family between the years 1859-1949. The collection contains material on the British Mission between the years 1894-1896; correspondence to family and friends of the Booth family; early Orem, Utah history (then called the Provo Bench) farm sales, expenses, and etc. of Joseph Edgar Booth; and a record of cases before Joseph Edgar Booth, Justice of the Peace of the town of Orem during the years 1928-1929,...
Dates: 1859-1949

Albert E. Bowen letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2592
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letter dated 30 July 1929 and addressed to Samuel Russell, attorney at law in Salt Lake City, Utah. Bowen asks Russell if he will participate in a discussion on revising the tax laws of Utah.

Dates: 1929 July 30

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 14
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Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 7
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 5
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 4
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Bleak, James G. (James Godson), 1829-1918 2
Brigham Young University. Department of History 2
Callis, Charles A. 2
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 2
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Utah Stake 2
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 2
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 2
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 2
Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938 2
Lyman, Richard Roswell, 1870-1963 2
Lyon, Ted 2
Maeser, Karl G. 2
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 2
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
School of the Prophets 2
Smith family 2
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 2
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 2
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 2
Tuttle family 2
Tuttle, Newton, 1825-1905 2
Utah. Militia 2
Whitney, Orson F. (Orson Ferguson), 1855-1931 2
Young, Zina Diantha Huntington Jacobs Smith, 1821-1901 2
Adams, Charles, 1843-1927 1
Adams, Thomas, 1860-1906 1
Adams, William, 1822-1901 1
Alexander, Thomas G., 1935- 1
Allred family 1
Allred, Mildred Elizabeth, 1898-1980 1
American Institute of Cooperation 1
Arrington, Leonard J. 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Baker family 1
Bartholomew family 1
Bartholomew, Henry, 1852-1928 1
Bartlett, L. Lee 1
Bennion, Adam S. (Adam Samuel), 1886-1958 1
Bennion, Lowell E. 1
Bernhisel, John M. (John Milton), 1799-1881 1
Booth, Joseph E. (Joseph Edgar) 1
Bowen, Albert E. (Albert Ernest), 1875-1953 1
Brigham Young University--Hawaii Campus 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Mathematics 1
Brigham Young University. Office of the President 1
Brigham Young University. Student Academic and Advisement Services 1
Brigham Young University. University Relations Division 1
Brooks, Juanita, 1898-1989 1
Brown, Hugh B., 1883-1975 1
Brown, Zina Young Card, 1888-1974 1
Burton family 1
Burton, Jo 1
Burton, Robert Taylor, 1821-1907 1
Burton, Rulon T., 1926- 1
Butler, William, 1825-1905 1
Callister, Thomas 1
Canfield, Rose (Rosalthe), 1841-1931 1
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 1
Cannon, Frank J. 1
Cannon, Martha Telle, 1846-1928 1
Cannon, Sylvester Q. (Sylvester Quayle), 1877-1943 1
Card family 1
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 1
Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956 1
Card, Zina Presendia Young Williams, 1850-1931 1
Cheesman, Millie Foster 1
Cheesman, Paul R. 1
Church of Jesus Christ (Bickertonites) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Cardston Alberta Stake 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Church Historian's Office 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 1
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Provo 4th Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. San Juan Stake (Utah) 1
Clark, Edward W. (Edward Watkin), 1820-1909 1
Clark, Franklin, 1859-1945 1
Clark, Joshua Reuben, 1840-1929 1
Clawson, Thomas Alfred, 1862-1942 1
Cluff, H. H. (Harvey Harris), 1836-1916 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
Collard, Edward, 1823-1868 1
Colvin, Levi Alexander 1
Coolbrith, Ina D. (Ina Donna), 1841-1928 1
Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933 1
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