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Azariah Smith autobiography

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 22
Scope and Contents

Handwritten fragment of an autobiography. The pages are numbered from 10 to 17. The item is believed to have been written when Smith was over 84 years old. Smith writes about his early settlement in Manti, Utah, and his subsequent life there.

Dates: 1910

Autobiography and biography of Thomas Jarvis Yates

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6831
Abstract

A photocopy of a family history and autograph book of Thomas Jarvis Yates and his descendants, 1987.

Dates: 1989

James I. Steel autobiography and family records

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 516
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography with family records apparently also copied by Steel. James Steel converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England and migrated to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1854. He later settled in Tooele County, Utah. Steel entered into polygamy in 1874. Also included are ordinations and patriarchal blessings of family members. Steel also writes about his visions and dreams.

Dates: 1879-1910

Autobiography and poems of George Washington Johnson

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 189
Scope and Contents

Collection includes handwritten autobiography, patriarchal blessings, poems, and letters created by Johnson. Also included is a transcription of those materials by his great-great granddaughter. Materials date 1893 and 2000.

Dates: 1893-2000

David Hyrum Jenkins papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 951
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography, family history, and patriarchal blessings. Jenkins writes about the members of his family and ancestors, and his life in Farmington. Also included are letters from friends and family members.

Dates: 1886-1935

John H. Hayes autobiography

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3850
Scope and Contents

The first part contains genealogical records for the family of John H. Hayes, spanning the dates 1604-1958. The second part is John H Hayes' autobiography and covers his birth until the year 1924. The third part is entitled, "Bradford Lane History," which was written by John Stoker Davis, who was nephew of Hayes’ wife, Ruth Elizabeth Davis.

Dates: approximately 1924-1958

Mercy Harmon autograph book

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 333
Scope and Contents

Autograph book with salutations and good wishes to Mercy and her husband, George. Many of these items were written by residents of St. George, Utah, when Mercy and George were leaving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Dates: 1888-1891

Oscar James Averell letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 9051
Scope and Contents

Two handwritten letters from Averell while he was serving as a clerk of the Utah Territorial Supreme Court. The letters are orders for six cases of wine from William W. Allen, a merchant in Steuben County, New York, to be sent to Colonel Michael Shaughnessy, U.S. Marshal in Salt Lake City, Utah. Letters were written from Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, and are dated September 7 and 8, 1881.

Dates: 1881 September 7-8

Robert Aveson newspaper clippings

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1034
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of newspaper clippings probably taken from the "Deseret News." Some of the materials were written or edited by Aveson. They deal with a wide range of subjects relating to Utah and Mormon Church history.

Dates: approximately 1870-1900

Sonia Peterson Aycock family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6759
Abstract

Approximately thirty-six Henry Golden letters, Manti Temple book, and printed ephemera, circa 1855-1901.

Dates: 1855-1901

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Letters 565
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American Fork (Utah) -- History 249
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City and Town Life 178
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Provo (Utah) -- History 142
Histories (Literary works) 133
Latter Day Saint women -- Biography 129
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce 119
Latter Day Saint pioneers 111
Agriculture and Natural Resources 107
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Utah -- History 100
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Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 43
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Brigham Young Academy 21
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 20
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 20
Phelps, William Wines, 1792-1872 19
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 19
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 17
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 15
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 13
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 13
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 12
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 11
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 11
Tanner, George S. 11
United States. Army 11
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 10
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 9
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 9
Maeser, Karl G. 9
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 9
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 9
Shelley, Charlotte D. 8
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 8
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 8
University of Utah 8
Utah 8
Warnick, Lurena Eldredge 8
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 7
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 7
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 7
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 7
Salt Lake Temple 7
Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 7
Wright, June S. 7
Deseret News (Firm) 6
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 6
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 6
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 6
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 6
Seastrand, Myrtle R. 6
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 6
Union Pacific Railroad Company 6
Young Women's Mutual Improvement Association 6
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 5
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 5
Joint Oral History Project (Brigham Young University) 5
Jones, Albert, 1839-1925 5
Okey, Cynthia Adams 5
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 5
Sager, Bertha N. 5
Smith family 5
Utah Power & Light Company 5
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 5
Young, Joseph, 1797-1881 5
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 4
Allison, Helen Taylor 4
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 4
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 4
Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976 4
Dame, William Horne, 1819-1884 4
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 4
Deseret Sunday School Union 4
Durrant, Ella E., 1893-1963 4
Eggertsen, Lars, 1866-1927 4
Grant, Jedediah M. 4
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 4
Knight, Jesse, 1845-1921 4
Lyman, Francis M. (Francis Marion), 1840-1916 4
Moore, David 4
Mott, Albert S. 4
Salt Lake Theatre 4
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 4
School of the Prophets 4
Scott, Hollis, 1919-2005 4
Stark, Helen Candland, 1901-1994 4
Wanless, Venina H. 4
Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution 4
Beck, Alice Forbes Crosby 3
Bowen, Albert E. (Albert Ernest), 1875-1953 3
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 3
Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932 3
Brooks, Juanita, 1898-1989 3
Brown, James S. (James Stephens), 1828-1902 3
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 3
Buckwalter, Eliza W. 3
Cannon family 3
Cannon, Abraham H. (Abraham Hoagland), 1859-1896 3
Cannon, Angus M. (Angus Munn) 3
Cannon, Frank J. 3
Card, Charles Ora, 1839-1906 3
Carpenter, Joseph Hatten, 1861-1964 3
Chamberlain, Thomas, 1854-1918 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Council of the Seventy 3
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 3
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