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Mormon families -- Utah -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Gerald Butler letters and photographs

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197225562385]
Identifier: MSS 3139
Scope and Contents

Collection includes twenty-one letters written by Gerald Leander Butler to his sister Eva May Butler Israelsen, which document his experiences in the United States Army and discuss family events and news. Also includes photographs of Butler with fellow soldiers and officers; images of Butler's Army garrison; various San Diego beach scenes; and an image of the San Diego YMCA building.

Dates: 1917-1918

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

Thomas R. Jones postcards

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197225560637]
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

Annie G. Latimer correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3169
Scope and Contents

The Anna Latimer correspondence, 1891, includes her incoming and outgoing letters of 1891. All letters are written from Salk Lake City, Utah, to Anna's husband Tom Latimer who was temporarily working in the mines of Idaho.

Dates: 1891

Joseph F. Smith letters

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197225563102]
Identifier: MSS 2056

Letters written by Joseph F. Smith to his wife Mary Taylor, 1884-1918.

Dates: 1884-1918

Samuel Wagstaff papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230352269]
Identifier: MSS 7435

Collection includes a nineteenth-century ledger used for a journal and an incomplete letter written from prison. Also in the collection are photocopied photographs and a typescript of the journal.

Dates: 1865-1888