Skip to main content

Mormons -- Utah -- Nephi -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

William Andrews, Sr. family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8479
Scope and Contents Collection contains four large (41 x 51 cm), black and white photographs. Includes portraits of William Andrews Sr., his wife, Ann Wright Andrews, William Littley, Jr. and his wife, Ann Bardsley Poxon Littley. Dates to approximately 1880.
Dates: approximately 1880

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

Jacob G. Bigler autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230326263]
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

Edwin Harley diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 597
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten diaries. Harley came to Council Bluffs, Iowa, in 1848 and migrated to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1852. He settled in Nephi, Utah, where he was a farmer and served in numerous local positions for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Harley writes about his daily activities often in short notes. Also included are financial records from 1846 to 1868.
Dates: 1846-1902

Andrew Love diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230336528]
Identifier: MSS 474
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten diary with a typescript of the item. There are many gaps in the record. Love writes about his life in Clover Creek and in Nephi, Utah. He tells about troubles with the Ute Indians, his polygamous marriage, the Utah war, and his life in Nephi.
Dates: 1852-1880

James Walter Paxman diaries

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197231043297]
Identifier: MSS 1036
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries covering the years from 1884 to 1886 when Paxman was serving in England as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Also included are diaries for the years 1897 to 1909, 1926, and 1927. Paxman writes about his business and Church activities.
Dates: 1884-1927

Thomas Jackson Schofield papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232491206]
Identifier: MSS 665
Abstract Photocopy of a handwritten diary and patriarchal blessings, with a typescript of the items, detailing Thomas Jackson Schofield's life as a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Thomas Jackson Schofield writes about his conversion in England and about his farming life in Nephi, Utah from 1859 to 1860.
Dates: 1859-1860

Emmeline B. Wells letter

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233283917]
Identifier: Vault MSS 111
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter dated June 15, 1904. Wells congratulates Jacob G. Bigler and his wife on their sixtieth wedding anniversary.
Dates: 1904 June 15