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Chester Alan Arthur pardon

 File — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2036
Scope and Contents Handwritten pardon issued by the office of the president of the United States, Chester A. Arthur (1829-1886) and signed by him. The item pardons John J. Kelly of Utah for crimes of "bigamy or polygamy and unlawful cohabitation."
Dates: 1884

Wallace F. Bennett papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 20
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, speeches, bills, legislative resolutions, press releases, and financial records that document Wallace F. Bennett's activities during his time as a senator between 1948 and 1974 in Utah and Washington D.C. The central topic of these materials (which were mostly created during Bennett's later terms in the US Senate) is the Cold War, including how to promote peaceful coexistence between the Soviet Union and America. They also reveal the immense changes that...
Dates: 1948-1984

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

Edward G. Bush official correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2280
Scope and Contents Handwritten military orders and official correspondence plus photocopies. Also included is a hand-drawn map of the Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation and nearby areas. This item is housed separately in a location for oversized materials. General George Crook (1828-1890) sent orders to Fort Douglas directing that two companies be sent to assure that the road between Price, Utah and the Uintah Reservation be made passable for heavy freight. Major, later lieutenant colonel, Bush was given the...
Dates: 1887

George Q. Cannon letter to Wilford Woodruff

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 743
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter to Wilford Woodruff written from the House of Representatives in Washington D.C. The item expresses Cannon's concern about a bill before Congress that would "Bind the Mormon people hand and foot" in order to "dispose of them" Cannon argues for constitutional rights for the Mormons, self-government in Utah, and victory in the "war against us."
Dates: 1876

Carrington family letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3144
Scope and Contents Collection includes five letters, including: a letter from Albert Carrington to Calvin Saxton Woods Carrington [C. S.], 20 December 1884 (2 pages, signed, 21 x 13.5 cm.) discussing his son's search for a position as a music teacher, as well as relating the burning down of one "B. W." 's house; a letter from George Sims to Albert Carrington, 5 December 1855 (2 pages, signed, 24.5 x 20 cm.) [Carrington is on a trip with the First Presidency of the LDS Church to Fillmore, Utah, the first capitol...
Dates: 1855-1884, bulk 1884

Philip St. George Cooke letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2285
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter dated 8 March 1886. Cooke responds to a request to give an account his part in the Utah Expedition, 1857-1858, during which a federal army entered Utah. Cooke writes about the march, the wintering at Fort Bridger, Wyoming, the establishing of Camp Floyd, Utah, and about his conversatins with Albert Sidney Johnston, who led the expedition.
Dates: 1886

Letter to Caleb Cushing

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 77
Scope and Contents ALS written to Cushing, United States Attorney General, concerning the recommendation of Col. Edward R. Harden of Georgia as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Utah Territory.
Dates: 1854

Brigham Young letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 723
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letters dated 1854 and addressed to Utah Militia Major David Moore. The documents discuss the survey of a road through Ogden canyon, the relocation of Ute Indians, and the estate settlement of Isaac Moore.
Dates: 1854

W. Medieo letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2111
Scope and Contents Handwritten copybook letters apparently signed by W. Medieo and addressed to Brigham Young and William H. Hooper. The letter addressed to Brigham Young informs him that his account has been adjusted for the fiscal year 1856-57 with the Treasury. The item addressed to Hooper relates to his application to be the acting "Secretary Pro tem" of Utah.
Dates: 1857

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Bowen, Albert E. (Albert Ernest), 1875-1953 1
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Bush, Edward G. (Edward Geer), 1832-1892 1
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
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Cooke, Philip St. George, 1809-1895 1
Crook, George, 1829-1890 1
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Grant, Jedediah M. 1
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Johnston, Albert Sidney, 1803-1862 1
Kelly, John J. 1
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Long, Chester Isaiah 1
Medieo, W. 1
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Moore, David 1
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Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 1
Reed, Amos 1
Reno, Jesse Lee, 1823-1862 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Russell, Samuel, 1878-1954 1
Scott, George Montgomery, 1835-1915 1
Shaver, Leonidas 1
Sims, George, 1822-1865 1
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 1
Smith, John E. 1
Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941 1
Snow, Mary Ann V., 1821-1907 1
Snow, Sarah E. W., 1840- 1
Snow, Warren, 1818-1896 1
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United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 6th 1
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Wakara, Ute Chief, 1808?-1855 1
White, Beverly J., 1928- 1
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Whittlesey, Elisha, 1783-1863 1
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