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Margaret McNeil Ballard autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 484
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of an autobiography. Ballard writes about her early life in Scotland as a Mormon, her migration to the United States in 1856 and her subsequent migration to Utah in 1859, and her life as a polygamous wife in Logan, Utah. Ballard also tells about encounters with Indians while coming to Utah, and when she was living in Logan.

Dates: 1910

Biography of John Pearson

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 571
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography of John Pearson and his wife, Mary Ann Potts Pearson. John Pearson was born in England in 1822, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and migrated to Utah in 1853. He later settled in Logan, Utah, where he worked as a farmer. He died in 1914. Mary Ann Potts was born in England in 1831, married John Pearson in 1856, had eight daughters by him, and died in 1905.

Dates: approximately 1950

Charles Ora Card diaries

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2765
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten diaries. The diaries are excerpts of a much larger work and were kept from 1871 to 1872 and for 1883. Card writes about travelling in the East United States on a "winter mission." Card also writes about the construction of the Logan Temple of the Mormon Church in 1883.

Dates: 1871-1883

Israel Justus Clark autobiography and diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1219
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typescript of a diary and an autobiography. Clark's diary covers the years from 1855 to 1857 when Clark served as a missionary to the Indians in the Salmon River Mission. Clark's autbiography tells about his life in Logan and Clarkston, Utah, and his contacts with Indians.

Dates: 1855-1878

Emil Feulner papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1954
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, speeches, handwritten and typed articles, newspaper clippings, and an autobiography. The materials relate to Feulner's work as a naturalist and his publications. Feulner also writes about growing up in Nuremberg, Germany.

Dates: 1939-1973

Hansen and Broberg family biographies and family records

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1488
Scope and Contents Photocopies of three typescripts. One is a biography of Niels Hansen and Karen Marie Hansen by their daughter Norma Hansen Decker, another is an autobiography by Ernest John Broberg, and the last item consists of family records collected by John Broberg and Niels M. Hansen. Decker talks about her parents' conversion to the Mormon Church in Denmark, their journey from Denmark on the vessel "Emerald Isle" to America, their settling in Utah, their experiences with Indians, and their lifelong...
Dates: 1868-1920

Frederick William Hurst diary

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2774
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typescript of an autobiography and a diary. Hurst writes about his early life and his conversion to the Mormon Church. He kept his diary from 1855 to 1860 and from 1867 to 1877. Hurst tells about his service as a missionary for the Mormon Church in Hawaii and about his life in Logan, Utah.

Dates: 1855-1877

Ola Larson diaries and genealogies

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1719
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten diaries, genealogies, and patriarchal blessings. The materials are partially autobiographical. Larson writes about his conversion to the Mormon Church, his activities in New Zealand, his mission to Sweden for the Mormon Church from 1899 to 1901, and his life in Logan, Utah. Larson was employed as a gardener and as a basket weaver.

Dates: 1894-1927

James A. McMurrin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 510
Abstract

Diaries, correspondence, an autobiography, sermon notes, conference talks, articles, award certificates.

Dates: 1898-1975

James A. McMurrin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1895
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, telegrams, certificates, reports, and speeches. The materials deal with McMurren's political career including his work as a state senator in Utah and his Mormon Church activities.

Dates: 1939-1970

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 2
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Ballard, Margaret McNeil, 1846-1918 1
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Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 1