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Manti (Utah) -- History

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Vera Grace Morley Ipson biographies

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230345784]
Identifier: MSS 975
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies of members of the Morley family. These items were created at unknown dates and are believed to have been collected by Vera Ipson. The Morley's were Mormons who settled in Manti, Utah. Also included are excerpts from a diary kept by Hannah Blakeslee Finch Merriam Morley when she migrated to Utah in 1848.

Dates: 1848-1940

Niels Christian Jensen autobiography and day book

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1005
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a handwritten autobiography and a day book. Jensen writes about his life in Denmark including his participation in the war with Prussia in 1864. Jensen also relates his migration to the United States; his conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; his settling in Manti and Richmond, Utah; and his later move to the Rexburg, Idaho, area.

Dates: 1876-1927

Jewelry store account book Manti, Utah

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230347244]
Identifier: MSS 412
Scope and Contents

Handwritten entries in an account book for a store in Manti, Utah, which provided jewelry and watch repairs and sold sewing machines and eye glasses.

Dates: 1911-1912

Alma Johnson papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230230044]
Identifier: MSS 1866
Scope and Contents

A notebook, checks, correspondence, an account book, biographies, family histories, certificates, and German currency from the 1920s. The materials relate to Johnson's life as a Mormon and a Farmer in Manti, Utah. The correspondence deals with family matters and the biographies are by family members and deal with Johnson.

Dates: 1858-1956

Robert Johnson papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230230036]
Identifier: MSS 1867
Scope and Contents

Diary, patriarchal blessings, biographies, family histories, bank statements, and correspondence. The materials relate to Robert and to his wife, Elizabeth.

Dates: 1882-1976

Jens Larsen letter to Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197227342570]
Identifier: Vault MSS 180
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 12 Oct. 1876, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Larsen writes about some property held by Young in Manti, Utah. The item was also signed by Christen Larsen.

Dates: 1876 October 12

Lifesketch of Thea Annie Lund and Jerome Bradley Henrie

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230238070]
Identifier: MSS SC 299
Scope and Contents

Typewritten life sketch which tells of life in Manti, Utah and work in the Latter-day Saint Church Manti, Utah Temple.

Dates: undated

Manti cooperative ledger book

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230217819]
Identifier: MSS 1738
Scope and Contents

Handwritten entries into an ledger book. The item lists the names of persons in Manti, Utah, making financial transactions with the cooperative and also presents the nature of the exchanges. The cooperative was probably associated with the Mormon Church cooperatives.

Dates: 1878-1880

Manti drama history / by Arthur Welch

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197239277871]
Identifier: MSS 9300
Scope and Contents

One 3 1/2" floppy disk labeled, "Manti Drama History by Arthur Welch." The disk contains "The Early History of Drama in Manti," by Arthur H. Welch, dated 2003, 26 pages. The history was written for a religion class assignment at Brigham Young University and includes appendices.

Dates: 2003

Manti Library Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2325

The contents of this collection consist of one bound volume and photocopies taken from that volume. Among the photocopies are meeting minutes, a subscription and donation list, a list of books in the library, and a circulation list. The volume is the record of the Manti Library Association, and spans the years from approximately 1868 to 1877.

Dates: 1868-1878