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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

Jedediah Stanley Anderson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1639
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, certificates, journals, newespaper articles, pamphlets, magazines, notes, and personal items. The correspondence is between Anderson , his family, friends, and leaders of the Mormon Church. Many of the items deal with personal and family matters. The diaries are in six volumes and include genealogical items. The newspaper clippings relate to Anderson and his family.

Dates: 1887-1950

Alma A. Andrus biographical papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 320
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography, copies of 2 photographs and a typescript of Andrus' journal from 1908 to 1968.

Dates: 1908-1975

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

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

Baker family family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 332
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies, letters, diaries and genealogy sheets relating to the Baker family, converts to Mormonism and settlers of Southern Utah.

Dates: 1850-1950

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

Ebenezer Beesley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1745
Scope and Contents Mormon hymn books, musical scores, newspaper clippings, a short autobiography, a biography, and letters. Also included is a photostat copy of a handwritten list of passangers on the William Tapscott in 1859. The Mormons on the ship later formed the George Rowley handcart company which emigrated to Utah in 1859. Also included is a typescript of a diary by an unnamed person describing the journey to Utah with the Rowley company. This is transcription from the Journal History of the Church...
Dates: 1863-1950

Biographies and histories of Lewiston, Utah

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1577
Dates: 1881-1976

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

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Alley family 1
Alley, George, 1792-1859 1
Alley, Mary Symonds, 1796-1880 1
Alley, Stephen Webb 1
Anderson, Jedediah Stanley, 1866-1950 1
Andrew, Ethel Bean, 1888-1978 1
Andrus, Alma A. (Alma Archibald), 1884-1973 1
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 1
Arrington, Leonard J. 1
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Baker family 1
Barnhisle family 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
Beesley, Ebenezer, 1840-1906 1
Bennion, Lowell E. 1
Bernhisel, Harris Fay 1
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Bjork, Eva Charlotta Anderson 1
Bjork, William 1
Butler, Susan Elizabeth Redd, 1880-1977 1
Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 1
Cluff, William Wallace, 1832-1915 1
Crosby, Caroline Barnes, 1807-1884 1
Crosby, Jonathan 1
Cummings, Horace H. (Horace Hall), 1858-1937 1
Cutler, Thomas R. 1
Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company 1
Dusenberry, Warren N. (Warren Newton), 1836-1915 1
Evans, Israel Franklin 1
Evans, Priscilla Livingston 1
Everts, Truman, 1816-1901 1
Forman, John 1
Forman, William 1
Grace, Isaac Henry 1
Hanks, Marion D. 1
Harper, Charles Alfred, 1817-1900 1
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 1
Hinckley, Ira Nathaniel, 1828-1904 1
Hinkley family 1
Hinton, Harvard R. 1
Hinton, Rose M. (Rose Marie), 1928- 1
Holmes, James 1
Johnson family 1
Johnson, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1905 1
Johnson, Caroline Maria 1
Johnson, Joel H. (Joel Hills) 1
Johnson, Joseph Ellis 1
Johnson, Seth 1
Jones family 1
Jones, Albert Stephen, 1871-1962 1
Jones, Albert, 1839-1925 1
Jones, Charlotte Chatterly Perkins 1
Jones, Edwin Samuel, 1870-1938 1
Jones, Hyrum Ellis, 1867- 1
Jones, Julia, 1847-1924 1
Jones, Lydia Elizabeth, 1837-1874 1
Jones, Martha Vaughan 1
Jones, Samuel Stephen, 1837-1923 1
Jones, Samuel, 1783-1858 1
Jones, Sarah, 1801-1867 1
Jones, William Ellis 1
Jordan Irrigation Company 1
Larkin, Mabel Shirk 1
Larkin, Montrue Grey 1
Leithead family 1
Lyman, Alma R. (Alma Rich) 1
Lyman, Amasa M. (Amasa Mason), 1813-1877 1
Lyman, Francis M. (Francis Marion), 1840-1916 1
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Lyon, Ted 1
Manwaring, David, 1862-1912 1
Manwaring, Leona, 1867-1950 1
Martindale family 1
Martindale, William Addington, 1814-1873 1
Murdock, John, 1792-1871 1
Murphy, Castle Hadlock, 1886- 1
Nuttall, L. John (Leonard John) 1
Okelberry, Julia Maria Jesperson, 1865-1948 1
Oleson, Lewis 1
Ostler, Steven 1
Ott, James A. 1
Perkins family 1
Perkins, Brigham Young, 1850-1937 1
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