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Silas Hutchings diaries and an autobiography

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1780
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten diaries kept from 1894 to 1896 while Hutchings was serving on a mission for the Mormon Church in Samoa. Hutchings presents a detailed account of his activities and the culture of the Samoan people. Also included is an autobiography in which Hutchings writes about his childhood in Springville, Utah, his work in Eureka, Nevada, and his family life.

Dates: 1894-1932

Isgreen family correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 612
Scope and Contents

Holographs, two printed items and one typescript. The collection includes 28 letters written by or to members of the Isgreen family, 15 of which are written by or to Emil Isgreen. The correspondence is generally family news with a few business letters, two missionary letters from Wales and a description of Mattie Isgreen's travel in Hawaii. Also included are an invitation to a ball, 1896, the Democratic ticket for Provo, Utah, ca. 1900, and a thought on prayer.

Dates: 1894-1907

John Peter Johnson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1957
Scope and Contents

Handwritten correspondence, diaries, notebooks, patriarchal blessings, certificates, an autobiography, and genealogical materials. The correspondence are between Johnson and his wife, Hana, and were written while Johnson was on a mission for the Mormon Church in Sweden. The diaries were kept while Johnson was on his mission and after his return to Ogden, Utah. The certificates deal with Johnson's numerous callings in the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1872-1946

Joseph Ellis Johnson diary and biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 960
Scope and Contents

Typescript of a diary and two biographies. Johnson kept the diary from 1886 to 1887 while serving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Southern States. Also included are two biographies of Johnson by family members.

Dates: 1886-1963

Robert Allen Jones diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 625
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries. Jones writes about his daily activies in Henefer and in Ogden, Utah, his mission to England for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1890 to 1892, his occupations, and his various church callings.

Dates: 1888-1934

Thomas R. Jones postcards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 3885
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of postcards to and from Thomas R. Jones between 1905 and 1912. The majority of the correspondence documents his service as a Mormon missionary. The collection also includes blank postcards with images of European countries and photographic postcards.

Dates: 1905-1912, bulk 1909-1912

Mads Jorgensen diaries and Letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2060
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letters and a diary. Also included are typescripts of diaries. Some items are in Danish. Most of the materials were produced when Jorgensen was serving on a mission for the Mormon Church in Scandinavia. The letters were written to his wives. His diaries also cover the time he spent in prison for polygamy.

Dates: 1879-1890

James Keeler diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 834
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of handwritten diaries. Keeler writes about his activities while serving as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii from 1850 to 1855 and from 1876 to 1878. Keeler also writes about his life in Utah as a carpenter and farmer. Also included is a diary of Eliza Shelton Keeler, James' wife, which she kept from 1891 to 1902. The Keelers lived much of the time in Richfield, Utah.

Dates: 1851-1902

William Henry Kelsey diary

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 783
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary for the years 1858 to 1860, a letter from 1882, and ledger books covering the years 1888 to 1895. Kelsey writes about his daily activities in England as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1858 to 1860 and records the financial transactions of his store in Springville.

Dates: 1858-1895

George and Sarah Russon Kirkham papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1487
Scope and Contents

Includes biographical and genalogical material about George Kirkham and his family, some excerpts from his journals (photocopies and typescripts) including his Latter-day Saint Church missionary journal while he was in England, 1888, drawings and poems by Kirkham, and correspondence, newspaper clippings and memorabilia from the scrapbook of Sarah Russon Kirkham pertaining to her husband, children and herself.

Dates: 1865-1929

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 194
L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives 1
 
Subject
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 190
Diaries 122
Letters 53
Autobiographies 47
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 30
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Mormons -- Utah -- History 25
Photocopies 23
Biography 21
Material Types 21
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 19
Electronic books 18
Mormon pioneers -- History 18
Immigration and American Expansion 16
Photographs 16
Logan (Utah) -- History 13
Mormon Church -- Missions -- England -- History 12
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 12
Certificates 11
Correspondence 11
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 11
Pioneers 11
Provo (Utah) -- History 11
Social Life and Customs 11
Genealogies 10
Home and Family 10
Ogden (Utah) -- History 10
Saint George (Utah) -- History 9
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 8
Scrapbooks 8
Utah -- History -- 19th century 8
Histories 7
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Southern States -- History 7
Mormon missionaries -- Great Britain -- History 7
Tooele (Utah) -- History 7
Mormon missionaries -- England -- History 6
Mormon women -- Utah -- History 6
Mormons -- England -- History 6
Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Logan -- History 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Saint George -- History 6
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 6
Nephi (Utah) -- History 6
Typescripts 6
Utah -- History 6
American Fork (Utah) -- History 5
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 5
City and Town Life 5
Educators -- Utah -- History 5
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Denmark -- History 5
Mormon missionaries -- England 5
Mormons -- Arizona -- History 5
Mormons -- Utah -- Ogden -- History 5
Notes 5
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 5
Poetry 5
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 5
Publications 5
Account books 4
Denmark -- History -- 19th century 4
Hawaii -- History 4
Lehi (Utah) -- History 4
Military 4
Mormon Church -- Missions -- East (U.S.) -- History 4
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Great Britain 4
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Great Britain -- History 4
Mormon missionaries 4
Mormon missionaries -- England -- Diaries 4
Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- History -- 19th century 4
Overland Journeys to the Western United States 4
Payson (Utah) -- History 4
Politicians -- Utah -- History 4
Politics, Government, and Law 4
Speeches, addresses, etc., American 4
Transcripts 4
Utah -- History -- 20th century 4
Agriculture 3
Agriculture and Natural Resources 3
Articles 3
Cedar City (Utah) -- History 3
Clarkston (Utah) -- History 3
Fillmore (Utah) -- History 3
Fort Lemhi (Idaho) 3
Indians of North America -- Idaho -- History -- Sources 3
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Europe 3
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Germany -- History 3
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Hawaii -- History 3
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Samoan Islands -- History 3
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Sweden -- History 3
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Switzerland -- History 3
Mormon Church -- Missions -- Wales -- History 3
Mormon families -- History 3
Mormon missionaries -- History 3
Mormon missionaries -- Southern States -- History 3
Mormons -- Great Britain -- History 3
Mormons -- Hawaii -- History 3
Mormons -- Utah -- Clarkston -- History 3
Mormons -- Utah -- Provo -- History 3
Oral histories 3
Postcards 3
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Language
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Danish 3
Multiple languages 2
Japanese 1
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 82
Brigham Young University 5
Brigham Young Academy 4
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 4
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 4
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Tanner, George S. 3
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 3
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 2
Callis, Charles A. 2
Carter, William John Benbow, 1852-1908 2
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Turkish Mission 2
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 2
Pack, John, 1809-1885 2
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 2
Smith, John, 1832-1911 2
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 2
Smith, Joseph, III, 1832-1914 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 2
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 2
Utah. Militia 2
Whitney, Orson F. (Orson Ferguson), 1855-1931 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
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
Atkin, William Frank, 1878-1966 1
Baker, Glen, 1908-1988 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
Belliston, Albert Henry, 1876-1965 1
Bennett, Wallace F. (Wallace Foster), 1898-1993 1
Bennion, John E. 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
Brigham Young Academy. South American Expedition (1900-1901) 1
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 1
Brookbank, Thomas W. 1
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 1
Bullock, James, 1830-1911 1
Bunting, James Lovett, 1832-1923 1
Burgess, Donna Miles, 1883-1959 1
Burgess, Ernest H. (Ernest Hungate), 1884-1931 1
Bush family 1
Bush, Charles Clarence, 1873-1959 1
Butler, William, 1825-1905 1
Butterfield, Fern Chipman Bodell 1
Campbell, Robert Lang, 1825-1872 1
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 1
Cannon, Eugene M. 1
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 1
Card, Joseph Y., 1885-1956 1
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 1
Chandler, Calvin Harris, 1877-1940 1
Chipman, Martha Hoggard 1
Christensen, Bernard N. (Bernard Niels), 1876-1940 1
Christensen, Christen Frank 1
Christensen, Randall 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Japan Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. San Juan Stake (Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Swiss and German Mission 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Thirteenth Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
Clark, Edward W. (Edward Watkin), 1820-1909 1
Clark, Franklin, 1859-1945 1
Clark, Israel Justus 1
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 1
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 1
Cluff, William Wallace, 1832-1915 1
Colton, Hugh W. (Hugh Wilkens), 1901-1990 1
Coolbrith, Ina D. (Ina Donna), 1841-1928 1
Crane, George, 1832-1919 1
Crawford, Harriet Ann 1
Crook, Frederick, 1869-1952 1
Crosby, Caroline Barnes, 1807-1884 1
Crosby, Jonathan 1
Cummings, Benjamin Franklin 1
Curtis, Joseph, 1818-1883 1
Curtis, Millicent W. 1
Curtis, Nahum 1
Dalley, Abram F. (Abram Fitzgerald), 1911-2000 1
Dalley, Sadie, 1911-2004 1
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