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Arza Adams autobiographies and diaries

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3260
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of microfilm copies of handwritten diaries. Adams joined the Mormon Church in 1836 and served as missionary for that faith in Canada. He moved to Nauvoo, Illinois, and worked on the Nauvoo Temple. He came to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1849.

Dates: approximately 1840-1858

Elda Lyman Adams history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1966
Scope and Contents

Typewritten histories. Adams provides information concerning her relatives and Glen Baker. She describes and documents his youth, his educational background, and his missionary experiences in Germany.

Dates: 1975

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

William Ajax journals

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1488
Scope and Contents Contains holographs, photographs, and typescripts of journals, dated July 20 to December 27, 1861, and January 1, 1862 to December 31, 1863. The journals describe Ajax's activities as a missionary for the Mormon Church in England and Wales and include some newspaper clippings, part of which are from the Udgorn Seion, the Mormon publication in Wales. The clippings include British Mormon emigration statistics from 1841-1861. Ajax immigrated to the United States in 1862. Detailed diary entries...
Dates: 1861-1863

Andrew Amundsen autobiography and diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2845
Scope and Contents

Typescript of an autobiography and of a diary. Amundsen writes about his early life, conversion to the Mormon Church, his migration to Utah, his missions for the Mormon Church in Arizona and Norway, and his life in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates: 1882-1883

George Edward Anderson diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1477
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries for the years 1895-1904, 1908-1909, 1914-1915, and 1919-1920. Anderson writes about his family life, his studio in Springville, Utah, and his travels throughout southern Utah with his tent gallery. Three of the items deal with his mission for the Mormon Church in England and describe Anderson's photographing of Mormon history landmarks in the Eastern United States.

Dates: 1895-1928

Milo Andrus journals

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1499
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten journals and genealogy of Milo Andrus who was a missionary for the mormon Church in the 19th century. A photocopy of a typed transcript of a letter addressed to Brigham Young by Andrus (1854) in which he gives an account of the Mormons in St. Louis, Missouri. Also included is a photocopy of a biography of Milo Andrus by Gary L. Pickell (1979). Andrus' diaries tell of experiences while a missionary in England during 1849, of crossing the plains from Nebraska...
Dates: 1840-1861

Bill L. Argyle papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8957
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to the life and missionary service of Bill L. Argyle. Includes his personal photograph slides (1962-1964) from his mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints among the Navajo Indians, and other photographs. Includes three CDs of Oral History for the Brigham Young University "Bringing the Past to Life" Oral History Project. Personal papers include a funeral service program for Bill L. Argyle, photograph descriptions, and a list of the names of...
Dates: approximately 1962-2016

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

Urvin Gee autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 938
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten autobiograpy. Gee writes about growing up in Moroni, Utah; attending the University of Utah; teaching school in Moroni from 1901 to 1938; serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Britain; performing temple work for the Church in Arizona in 1946 and 1947; and complains of poor eyesight late in his life.

Dates: 1969

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 291
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Certificates 14
Mormon Church -- Missions -- England -- History 14
Genealogies 13
Logan (Utah) -- History 13
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 13
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 12
Salt Lake City (Utah) 12
Mormon missionaries 11
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 11
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Provo (Utah) -- History 11
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 10
Ogden (Utah) -- History 10
Typescripts 10
Histories 9
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Southern States -- History 9
Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain -- History 9
Mormons -- Utah -- Logan -- History 9
Saint George (Utah) -- History 9
Mormon missionaries -- England 8
Utah -- History -- 19th century 8
Family histories 7
Mormon missionaries -- England -- History 7
Mormons -- England -- History 7
Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 7
Mormons -- Utah -- Biography 7
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Tooele (Utah) -- History 7
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Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 6
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Mormon Church -- Missions -- Denmark -- History 6
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Denmark -- History -- 19th century 4
Essays 4
Hawaii -- History 4
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Lehi (Utah) -- History 4
Mormon Church -- Missions -- East (U.S.) -- History 4
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Brigham Young University 13
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 9
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Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 4
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 4
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 4
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 4
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 4
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 4
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 3
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 3
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 3
Tanner, George S. 3
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 3
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 3
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 2
Boy Scouts of America 2
Callis, Charles A. 2
Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Eastern States Mission 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 2
Colton, Hugh W. (Hugh Wilkens), 1901-1990 2
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 2
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875 2
Hintze, F. F. (Ferdinand Friis), 1854- 2
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 2
Logan Temple (Utah) 2
Lyman, Francis M. (Francis Marion), 1840-1916 2
Missionary Training Center (Provo, Utah) 2
Nye, Ephraim H. (Ephraim Hesmer), 1845-1903 2
Pack, John, 1809-1885 2
Pack, Ward E. (Ward Eaton), 1834-1907 2
Smith, John, 1832-1911 2
Smith, Joseph, III, 1832-1914 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
Southern Utah State College 2
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 2
Stimpson, Joseph H. (Joseph Henry), 1885-1964 2
Thatcher, Moses, 1842-1909 2
University of Utah 2
Utah State University 2
Utah. Militia 2
Whitney, Orson F. (Orson Ferguson), 1855-1931 2
Young family 2
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Adams, Charles, 1843-1927 1
Adams, Elda Lyman 1
Adams, Thomas, 1860-1906 1
Adams, William, 1822-1901 1
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
Albion State Normal School (Idaho) 1
American Institute of Cooperation 1
Amundsen, Andrew, 1849-1927 1
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 1
Andrew, Ethel Bean, 1888-1978 1
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 1
Argyle, Bill L., 1941-2016 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Atlanta Georgia Temple (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Baker, Glen, 1908-1988 1
Bartholomew, Clara Minerva Tuttle, 1865-1956 1
Bartholomew, Henry, 1852-1928 1
Bean, Elizabeth Baum, 1834-1916 1
Bean, Emily Haws, 1836-1908 1
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 1
Bean, Mary Hannah Baker, 1868-1934 1
Bean, Mary Jane Wall, 1841-1891 1
Bean, Victor Emanuel, 1864-1918 1
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 1
Beasley family 1
Beesley Music Company 1
Beesley, Elizabeth Ellen Solomon, 1864-1957 1
Beesley, Frederick, 1864-1940 1
Belliston, Albert Henry, 1876-1965 1
Bennett, Wallace F. (Wallace Foster), 1898-1993 1
Bennion, John E. 1
Benson, Ezra Taft 1
Bern Switzerland Temple (Zollikofen, Switzerland) 1
Bigler, Henry William, 1815-1900 1
Billings, Alfred N. 1
Black Pine, chief of the Utes 1
Black, George 1
Boley, Elisha H. (Elisha Henry), 1888-1960 1
Booth, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilford), 1866-1928 1
Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 1
Bowles, Catherine, 1915-2006 1
Bradshaw family 1
Bradshaw, Marge (1935-) 1
Bradshaw, William S. (William Seely), 1937- 1
Brady, Alberta Sanderson, 1865-1936 1
Brady, Jordan Hendrickson, 1863-1952 1
Brady, Sidney Alphonso, 1892-1989 1
Brigham Young Academy. South American Expedition (1900-1901) 1
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Mathematics 1
Brigham Young University. Indian Education Department 1
Brigham Young University. Religious Education 1
Brookbank, Thomas W. 1
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