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Samuel Driggs testament

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 691
Scope and Contents

Testament includes information about the conversion of Samuel Driggs to the Latter-day Saint Church and his immigration and contributions to the settlement of Davis County, Utah, and his last requests to family and friends as witnessed at this request by Allen Taylor, John Bear, and John Ellison.

Dates: 1854 January 16

Einar Erickson autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 700
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography. Erickson describes his early life in Iceland, his conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, his migration to Utah, his return to Iceland as an Mormon missionary, and his life in Spanish Fork and in Cleveland, Utah. Also included is a lengthy poem in Icelandic.

Dates: approximately 1917

Elmer Ewing collection of Mormon letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4142
Scope and Contents

Collection includes photocopies of correspondence collected by Elmer Ewing written by Mormon pioneers. Includes the letters of Temperance Bond Mack, Christeen Golden Kimball, and Nathan Calhoun Cheney describing their travels to Salt Lake City and other events in Mormon history. One letter by Cheney also includes a description of events surrounding the death of Joseph Smith.

Dates: 1835-1884

Larry Faria collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7473
Abstract

Consist of documents collected by Larry Faria pertaining to the Presbyterian mission effort in Utah Territory, information about George Sewell Boutwell, and information about Ann Eliza Young, Brigham Young's nineteenth wife.

Dates: 1870-1886

The Friday entertainer

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 605
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a handwritten newspaper. The items cover news in the Beaver, Utah, area and discuss various local and intellectual issues. Also included are copies of letters to the editor and replies to them.

Dates: 1872-1874

From the halls of memory

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 798
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of typescript. Author discusses his family's British roots; their acceptance of Mormonism while living in Birmingham, England, and their immigration to the United States. Tolton also describes his experiences during the Black Hawk War (Utah) and frontier life in Utah. His account goes into great detail about his involvement in territorial and state politics, his business ventures, family life, and his mission to Great Britain for the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1931

Luke William Gallup autobiography and diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2347
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten autobiography and diary. Gallup writes about his early life in Connecticut, his migration to Iowa, and how he joined the Mormon Church. Gallup moved to Springville, Utah, in 1851. He writes about his life in that town, his service during the Utah Expedition of 1857-8, his relationships to his wives, his mission for the Mormon Church to Connecticut. Gallup moved to Santa Ana, California, in 1888.

Dates: 1842-1891

Genealogical Library collection

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6879
Abstract

Collection includes two boxes containing personal histories.

Dates: 1825-1975

The ghost town of Hillsdale

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1624
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typed history of Hillsdale, Utah and of the Johnson and Wilson families who founded it.

Dates: 1969

Jens Hansen diary

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3876
Scope and Contents

Collection contains two photocopies of Jens Hansen's diary from 1886, which includes an account of his trial and experience in the territorial penitentiary. Diary is written in parallel versions, one a narrative account and the other a series of daily entries. Also includes copies of autograph book entries written by Hansen during his stay. His entries describe conditions and activities in the prison, and his relationship with his family.

Dates: 1886

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Immigration and American Expansion 38
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Biographies 30
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American Fork (Utah) -- History 24
Pioneers 24
Social Life and Customs 24
Missions and Missionaries 23
Home and Family 20
Letters 18
Material Types 15
Latter Day Saints -- England 12
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 12
Immigrants 11
Latter Day Saint pioneers 11
Latter Day Saint women -- Biography 11
Overland Journeys to the Western United States 11
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- History 7
Religion 7
Mormons -- Emigration and immigration 6
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 6
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 6
Typescripts 6
City and Town Life 5
Patriarchal blessings (Latter Day Saint churches) -- History 5
Photographs 5
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 5
Scrapbooks 5
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 4
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Latter Day Saint pioneers -- History 4
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Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Great Britain -- History 2
Latter Day Saints -- Canada 2
Latter Day Saints -- Denmark 2
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 2
Millard County (Utah) -- History 2
Minutes (Records) 2
Nephi (Utah) -- History 2
Notes 2
Polygamy -- Utah -- History -- 19th century 2
Saint George (Utah) -- History 2
Transcripts 2
Utah -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
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Account books 1
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American newspapers -- Utah -- Beaver -- History 1
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Autograph albums 1
Autographs 1
Bee culture -- History 1
Bio-bibliography 1
Biography 1
Biography -- 19th century 1
Brigham City (Utah) -- History 1
Bunkerville (Nev.) -- History 1
Carbon County (Utah) -- History 1
Castle Dale (Utah) -- History 1
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Language
English 98
Danish 2
Multiple languages 1
 
Names
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 19
Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 7
Shelley, Charlotte D. 3
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 3
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 3
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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 3
Brigham Young Academy 2
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 2
Okey, Cynthia Adams 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Abbott, Myron Alma, 1862-1932 1
Adams family 1
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Adams, Caroline Hansen, 1849-1934 1
Adams, James J., 1848- 1
Adams, John O. (John Olney), 1861-1932 1
Adams, Joshua, 1833-1906 1
Adams, Kate Rowley 1
Adams, Lydia Thornton, 1830-1901 1
Adams, Marillah Olney, 1833-1899 1
Adams, Mattie M. (Mattie Marie), 1864-1928 1
Adams, Merle V., 1899-1988 1
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
Allred, James T. S., 1825-1905 1
Ambrose, Lucy A., 1896-1986 1
Anderson, Ellen, 1805-1890 1
Anderson, Joseph Jeppa, 1865-1950 1
Andreasen, Ole Christian, 1840-1904 1
Armstrong, Alice Tomlison, 1857-1941 1
Armstrong, Catherine Cradock, 1819-1903 1
Armstrong, John, 1848-1940 1
Armstrong, Joseph H., 1850-1933 1
Armstrong, Mary Helen Wilson, 1848-1919 1
Aveson, Robert, 1847-1939 1
Bate, Herbert, 1844- 1
Bate, John Thomas 1
Bate, William E., 1846-1907 1
Beaver City Institute 1
Belcher, Paul W. (Paul William), 1884-1936 1
Bigler, Henry William, 1815-1900 1
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 1
Birch, Joseph, 1823-1909 1
Blanchard, Benjamin T. (Benjamin Thomas), 1838-1915 1
Boley, Barbara Hart, 1793- 1
Boley, Henry, 1795- 1
Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 1
Brigham Young University 1
Brooklyn (Ship : 1834-1856) 1
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 1
Buckwalter, Henry Shuler, 1831- 1
Campbell, Robert Lang, 1825-1872 1
Cannon, Angus M. (Angus Munn) 1
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 1
Cheney family 1
Cheney, Nathan, 1811-1856 1
Christensen, Marie Sophia Larsen 1
Christofferson, Elma Wootton 1
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). Department of Seminaries and Institutes of Religion 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Eleventh Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Library 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Japan Mission 1
Cottam, Thomas P. 1
Dalton, Luella Adams 1
Deseret News (Firm) 1
Driggs, Samuel, 1820-1854 1
Durrant, Ella E., 1893-1963 1
Durrant, Jemima Berry Henson, 1836-1904 1
Erickson, Einar, 1847-1931 1
Ewing, Elmer, 1856-1948 1
Faria, Larry (1945- ) 1
Foster, Craig L. 1
Gallup, Luke William, 1822-1891 1
Gifford, Samuel K. (Samuel Kendall), 1821-1907 1
Hanks, Ephraim K., -1896 1
Hansen family 1
Hansen, Jens, 1837-1917 1
Harley, Edwin, 1819-1903 1
Harper, Charles Alfred, 1817-1900 1
Hayes, John H. (John Henry), 1853-1938 1
Hendricks family 1
Hendricks, Samuel Allen 1
Hinton, Harvard R. 1
Hinton, Rose M. (Rose Marie), 1928- 1
Hofmann, Mark 1
Huggard, Cora Greenwood 1
Jackman family 1
Jackman, Teton Hanks, 1907-1997 1
John, David, 1833-1908 1
Johnson, Aaron, 1806-1877 1
Johnson, Alan P. (1929-) 1
Johnson, Joel H. (Joel Hills) 1
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 1
Jones, Thomas Jefferson, 1838-1914 1
Julian, Jane Spencer, 1797-1875 1
Julian, Nellie 1
Julian, William, 1795-1888 1
Kimball family 1
Kimball, C. G. (Christeen Golden), 1823-1896 1
Larsen, Arthur Smith 1
Larsen, Cecilie Marie Schmidt 1
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