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Albert Henry Belliston diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2007
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries. Belliston writes about his activities as a missionary and as a temple president for the Mormon church in Hawaii. He also tells about his life in Nephi, Utah. Also included are 59 photographs of members and missionaries in Hawaii (ca. 1900), as well as places in Utah and Idaho (ca. 1890).

Dates: 1898-1942

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

John E. Bennion diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 981
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten diaries. Bennion writes about his life in the Taylorsville area of Utah and in Rush Valley and Long Valley, Utah. He also lived for a time in Nevada. Bennion was married polygamously, participated in the Utah War of 1857-1858, had an encounter with an Indian in 1858, saw the first handcart company arrive in Salt Lake City in 1856, served on a mission to England for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and participated in many other activities.

Dates: 1855-1877

Jacob G. Bigler autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2757
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typescript of an autobiography. Bigler writes about his relationship with the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith (1805-1844), his life in Nauvoo, Illinois, his migration to Utah, and his life in Nephi, Utah. Bigler served on a mission for the Mormon Church in Ireland and was active in Mormon Church activities in Nephi.

Dates: 1907

Jacob G. Bigler diaries and correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3243
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of handwritten diaries and correspondence. Bigler was a bishop for the Mormon Church in Nephi, Utah. He also served as a member of the Utah territorial legislature and was mayor of Nephi. Bigler served as a Mormon missionary to Ireland and as president of the European Mission for that same faith. The collection also includes correspondence between Bigler and family members mostly when he served as a missionary in Ireland.

Dates: 1854-1865

Alfred N. Billings diary

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 636
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten diary kept from 21 May 1855 to 3 Oct. 1855. Billings was called to serve as a missionary to the Ute Indians in the Elk Mountain area of southeastern Utah. After some initial success the Mormon missionaries were forced to leave by the Indians. Also included are Billings' financial records from the 1850s and 1860s.

Dates: 1855

Biography of George Henry Webb

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2819
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. George Henry Webb was born in 1865 in England. His family were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and they migrated to Utah in 1867. He settled in American Fork, Utah. George served on missions for the Mormon Church, and he died in 1944.

Dates: approximately 1958

Geroge Black diaries and letters received

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 147
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries and letters. The diaries were kept from 1891 to 1894 when Black was serving as a missionary for the Mormon Church in Great Britain. The two letters were written to him by a son and a daughter when he was living in Manti, Utah.

Dates: 1891-1932

Elisha H. Boley mission papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 723
Scope and Contents

Account of Elisha H. Boley's daily missionary service in the Eastern States Mission for the Mormon Church. He spent much of his time working in Pennsylvania. Also includes ledgers maintained by Elisha Boley and a photograph of the missionaries in the Northern States Mission from approximately 1910-1912.

Dates: 1910-1912

Joseph W. Booth diaries and poems

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 155
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diaries and poems. These journals were kept from 1885 to 1928 when Booth was in Alpine, Utah, at the Brigham Young Academy in Provo, Utah, and in Turkey and Armenia as a missionary and as mission president.

Dates: 1885-1916

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 194
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Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 30
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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
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Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 6
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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
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Overland Journeys to the Western United States 4
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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
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Oral histories 3
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Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 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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