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50th Anniversary celebration of the dedication of the Salt Lake Temple

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3829
Scope and Contents Contains one copy of the radio script for the event, consisting of ten legal sized pages. The pages outline a narrated and muscial production regarding the anniversary of the Salt Lake Temple.
Dates: 1943

Account book of a store in Salt Lake City, Utah

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 495
Scope and Contents Handwritten account book of a store in Salt Lake City, Utah, which sold general merchandise. The book lists transactions and the person purchasing items.
Dates: 1862

Across the continent by overland stage in 1865

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 501
Scope and Contents In this autographed reminiscence, Colfax describes his stagecoach trip from Missouri to California in 1865. It is likely he made the trip in his capacity as chair of the Committee on Post Offices and Post Roads. Account includes his detailed observations regarding trail terrain, arable lands, mining, and the people he encountered. Colfax also indirectly considered the issue of the transcontinental railroad. He spent a few days in Salt Lake City and met Brigham Young, president of the Mormon...
Dates: 1865

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

Arza Adams diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 729
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries in four volumes. Also included are photocopies of the materials. Adams mentions his youth and starts his diaries in 1830. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1836 and subsequently lived in Missouri, Illinois, and Iowa, and came to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1849.
Dates: 1830-1844

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

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

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

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

Amateur's friend

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3261
Scope and Contents Volume one, number one, of the Salt Lake City First Ward. Dated Tuesday Evening, 9 November 1886. Edited by Riego Hawkins and H. Young. (10 pp.)
Dates: 1886 November 9

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Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 241
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Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 8
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 8
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 8
Tabernacle (Salt Lake City, Utah) 7
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 6
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 6
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 5
Lyman, Francis M. (Francis Marion), 1840-1916 5
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 5
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Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 4
Carter, C. W., 1832-1913 4
Salt Lake Theatre 4
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 4
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 4
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 4
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 3
Cannon, Annie Wells, 1859-1942 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 3
Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938 3
Lund, Nora 3
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 3
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 3
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 3
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 3
Utah. Legislature 3
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 2
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 2
Auerbach, Frederick H. 2
Auerbach, Samuel H., 1847-1920 2
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 2
Brewster, Sheldon Riser, 1901- 2
Brockbank, Katherine A. Howard 2
Cannon family 2
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 2
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 2
Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Dern, George Henry, 1872-1936 2
Faust, James E., 1920-2007 2
Galbraith, David B. 2
Harmon, Jesse Perse, 1795-1877 2
Howard, William, 1815-1890 2
Hunter, Howard W., 1907-1995 2
Ivins, Anthony W. 2
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942 2
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 2
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 2
Johnson, Charles Ellis, 1857-1926 2
Maeser, Karl G. 2
Marcus family 2
Marcus, L. Howard (Lewis Howard), 1919-1984 2
Marcus, Louis, 1880-1936 2
McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 2
Murdock, John, 1792-1871 2
Nibley, Charles W. (Charles Wilson), 1849-1931 2
Pack, John, 1809-1885 2
Redd, Lemuel Hardison, 1836-1910 2
Richards family 2
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 2
Richards, Silas, 1807-1884 2
Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933 2
Rose, Anders Peter, 1828-1921 2
Russell, Andrew J. 2
Salt Lake City (Utah) 2
Savage & Ottinger 2
Shiplers Commercial Photographers 2
Smith family 2
Smith, Job, 1828-1913 2
Smoot, Margaret T. (Margaret Thompson), 1809-1884 2
Snow, Eliza R. (Eliza Roxey), 1804-1887 2
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 2
Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901 2
Terry, Eliza Jane Pulsipher, 1840-1919 2
Terry, Mary Ann Pulsipher, 1833-1913 2
Wells, Emmeline B. (Emmeline Blanche), 1828-1921 2
Winder, John R. (John Rex), 1821-1910 2
Young, Mahonri Mackintosh, 1877-1957 2
Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution 2
Adams, William, 1822-1901 1
Albion State Normal School (Idaho) 1
Alger, Sarah Pulsipher, 1824-1909 1
Alice Louise Reynolds Club 1
Allen, Andrew Jackson, 1818-1884 1
Allen, Daniel, 1804-1892 1
Alley family 1
Alley, George, 1792-1859 1
Alley, Mary Symonds, 1796-1880 1
Alley, Stephen Webb 1
Amundsen, Andrew, 1849-1927 1
Anderson, Jedediah Stanley, 1866-1950 1
Anderson, Mary Adams 1
Andrew, Elizabeth Whitaker, 1822-1894 1
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