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Huntington (Utah) -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Rbtyp

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Milas Edgar Johnson autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230338235]
Identifier: MSS 948
Scope and Contents

Typewritten excerpts of an autobiography. Johnson was born while his parents were migrating to Utah. He lived in numerous places including Fountain Green and Huntington, Utah. He states that he knew Black Hawk, recounts incidents with Ute Indians during the Black Hawk War, served as postmaster in Huntington, and was elected to the Utah state senate. The item was edited by family members who removed some material.

Dates: 1926

John Brown letters

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230348002]
Identifier: MSS 1360
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of typewritten and handwritten letters addressed to a friend. Brown writes about his life and about growing up in Huntington, Utah.

Dates: 1958-1959

Early Settlement of Huntington historical document

 Item — Folder 4: [Barcode: 31197231046001], item: 1
Identifier: MSS 1271

History of the Guymon name

 Item — Folder 4: [Barcode: 31197231046001], item: 5
Identifier: MSS 1271

William Howard account book

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230334820]
Identifier: MSS 1088
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten account book. The item includes records of various financial transactions including tithing paid to the Mormon Church. Also included are receipts and notes on various activities relating to positions held by Howard in state and local government.

Dates: 1866-1912

Huntington Chapter collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1271

Collection is comprised of typewritten biographies of residents of Huntington, Utah. Also included are several documents pertaining to the history of Huntington, Utah.

Dates: 1900-1960

Huntington Cooperative account book

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230334929]
Identifier: MSS 1085
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten entries in an account book. The item lists the assets of the Huntington Cooperative in November and December of 1881.

Dates: 1881

Huntington Manufacturing and Agricultural Company corporate minutes

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 25

Photocopied pages of handwritten minutes concerning meetings of shareholders in 1880 and from 1883 to 1885. Also included are records of water use, assessments for ditch work, and paid labor.

Dates: 1876-1888

Milas Edgar Johnson autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230347905]
Identifier: MSS 1350
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography. John writes about his life in Fountain Green and Huntington, Utah, his experiences in Utah's Black Hawk War, his employment as a postmaster, and his service in the Utah state senate.

Dates: 1926

Rolla V. Johnson letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3273
Scope and Contents This collection consists of fifty-one letters from Rolla Virgil Johnson to his wife, "Zella," from 1915-1917 while Rolla was serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to the Northern States and his wife was living in Huntington, Utah. Also contained in the collection are two letters written from "Zella" to Rolla in 1913 before they were married; one letter from Rolla to his sister Norma Johnson in 1916; and two letters from a Sister Lola Johnson to Rolla who...
Dates: 1913-1917