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George Washington Bean diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1038
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries, two autobiographies, account books, patriarchal blessings, biographies of family members, and Bean family history and genealogy. Bean writes about his early life and migration to Utah; his work as an Indian interpreter from 1852 to 1853; his pursuit of the Ute chief, Walker, in 1854; his Indian mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Las Vegas, Nevada from 1855 to 1856; his life in Provo, Utah; his participation in the Black Hawk Indian War; and...
Dates: 1852-1897

O. H. Bery letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2147
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter addressed to "Elder O. H. Olsen." Bery outlines a scheduled religious meeting.

Dates: 1886

A biography of Alexander Williams

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 459
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography. The year of the composition of the item is unknown. Kimball writes that Williams was a convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, migrated to Utah in 1847, had encounters with the Ute Indians, lived as a polygamist, and converted to the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Dates: 1950

Biography of John and Ann Stewart

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2338
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography of John Stewart, a painter, and his wife, Ann Waddle Stewart. John and Ann were Scottish converts to the Mormon Church. They migrated to Utah and later settled in Provo, Utah.

Dates: approximately 1940

Elias Hicks Blackburn papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 785
Scope and Contents

Contains records on the early ecclesiastical history of Provo, Utah. Records include accounts of sermons of the period by several prominent Church leaders during the Mormon Reformation and document the response of the community, including rebaptisms and Church disciplinary matters. Also includes Blackburn's personal family record, and records of donations by Loa (Utah) Ward members for the building of the Manti Temple during Blackburn's tenure as bishop. Dated 1851-1887.

Dates: 1851-1887

Jennifer Reeder interview with Catherine Bowles

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2947
Scope and Contents

Oral history of Catherine Bowles, from an interview conducted by Jenny Reeder.

Dates: 2004

Brigham Young University 1st Branch quarterly historical reports

 Item — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 9011
Scope and Contents Contains historical reports of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Brigham Young University 1st Branch (Provo, Utah), the first student branch at Brigham Young University. Descibes the Branch's activities, callings and releases. Includes lists of sustainings and releases, lists of all the Branch's callings, and quarterly reports. Also covers the history of the Brigham Young Universty First Branch from approximately 1956-1977, including being twice reassigned to a different stake,...
Dates: approximately 1956-1977

Brigham Young University 2nd Ward scrapbook

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2304
Scope and Contents

Bound scrapbook (42 pages) with newsletters, poems, newspaper clippings, programs, brochures, and miscellaneous items relating to the BYU 2nd Ward Relief Society. Materials document the activities of the ward's women between 1956 and 1962.

Dates: 1956-1962

Flora Robertson Brimhall autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 458
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography. Brimhall writes about her family background, her youth in Spanish Fork, Utah, her marriage to George H. Brimhall, and gives her reflections on polygamy. As an adult, she lived in Provo, Utah.

Dates: 1938

John M. Cannon papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3220
Scope and Contents

This collection contains thirty-nine letters written to and by John M. Cannon, a Salt Lake City attorney. There are business letters and personal correspondence. The business letters deal mainly with business: mining, ranching, buying and selling of farm land, closing of bank accounts, etc. The contents of the collection span the years between 1893 and 1914 and are arranged chronologically.

Dates: 1893-1914

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Jones, Albert Stephen, 1871-1962 2
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 2
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Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 2
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Alexander, Thomas G., 1935- 1
Allen, Daniel, 1804-1892 1
Baker, Afton Marie 1
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Baker, Hannah 1
Bean, Elizabeth Baum, 1834-1916 1
Bean, Emily Haws, 1836-1908 1
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 1
Bean, Mary Jane Wall, 1841-1891 1
Bean, Willard Washington, 1868-1949 1
Benson, Ezra Taft 1
Bery, O. H. 1
Blackburn, Elias Hicks, 1827-1908 1
Blythe, Margaret Mitchell 1
Bohard, Mary 1
Booth, Gary M., 1940-2019 1
Booth, John Edge, 1847-1920 1
Bowles, Catherine, 1915-2006 1
Brigham Young University. Religious Education 1
Brigham Young University. Special Events Department 1
Brimhall, Flora Robertson 1
Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932 1
Cannon, Angus M. (Angus Munn) 1
Cannon, George M. 1
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 1
Cannon, Luvis 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Brigham Young University 1st Branch (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Brigham Young University 1st Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Brigham Young University 2nd Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Edgemont 11th Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Library 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Society 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Historical Department 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Loa Ward (Loa, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Provo 11th Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Provo 3rd Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Provo 4th Ward (Provo, Utah). Relief Society 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Provo 5th Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Provo 6th Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Provo Ward (Provo, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Thirty-fourth Quorum of the Seventy 1
Clark, James R. (James Ratcliffe), 1910-1995 1
Cluff, H. H. (Harvey Harris), 1836-1916 1
Cluff, William Wallace, 1832-1915 1
Coray family 1
Coray, Howard, 1817-1908 1
Coray, Howard, 1842-1928 1
Coray, Martha, 1821 or 1822-1881 1
Craven, Rulon G., 1924-2017 1
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Cutler, Thomas R. 1
Dalley, Julius Wolley 1
Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company 1
Deseret Savings Bank 1
Dixon, Henry Aldous, 1835-1884 1
Doxey, Roy W. (Roy Watkins), 1908-1992 1
Dusenberry, Warren N. (Warren Newton), 1836-1915 1
Dyer, Edna Helen Coray, 1875-1960 1
Eggertsen, Lars, 1866-1927 1
Frisby, Prilla 1
Giles, John Thomas, 1865-1948 1
Hardy, Pauline E. 1
Harold B. Lee Library. Friends 1
Harvey, Amelia 1
Hatch, Ephraim 1
Hatch, Verena 1
Hicks, Heber Charles, 1880-1972 1
Hillman, Silas, 1820-1876 1
Hinckley, Gordon Bitner, 1910-2008 1
Holbrook, Alsina Elisabeth, 1876-1960 1
Holbrook, Lafayette Hinckley, 1877-1969 1
Hoover, John Whitmer, 1834-1902 1
Isgreen family 1
Jensen, J. Marinus (Jens Marinus), 1868-1946 1
John, David, 1833-1908 1
Johnson, Caroline Maria 1
Johnson, John Peter Rasmus, 1824-1910 1
Jones, Elisha 1
Jones, Julia, 1847-1924 1
Jones, Lydia Elizabeth, 1837-1874 1
Jones, Samuel Stephen, 1837-1923 1
Jones, Samuel, 1783-1858 1
Jones, Sarah, 1801-1867 1
Kimball, Croxier, 1879-1966 1
Lewis, Russell D., 1919-2003 1
Lloyd, Wesley P. (Wesley Parkinson), 1904-1977 1
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