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Melchizedek Priesthood (Latter Day Saint doctrine)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Niels G. Anderson minutes

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230316975]
Identifier: MSS SC 2021
Scope and Contents

One handwritten minute book. The volume contains information concerning the membership, meetings, and administrative conduct of the Emery Ward.

Dates: 1899-1916

Biography and genealogical materials

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230316231]
Identifier: MSS SC 1822
Scope and Contents

Typescript of a biography of Noah T. Guymon; miscellaneous legal, ecclesiastical, and genealogical records; and photocopies of many of them. The records pertain to members of the Guymon family and include five handwritten patriarchal blessings and several letters.

Dates: 1845-1920

Stephen L. Chipman papers

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233622965]
Identifier: MSS 8115
Scope and Contents

Contains personal notes from various meetings of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Most notes are from general conferences and priesthood meetings. Dates range from 1903 to 1922. Notes were taken in 1903 then there is a gap and then notes continue in 1921 and 1922.

Dates: 1903-1922

Declaration of the Council of the Twelve Apostles

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230241942]
Identifier: MSS SC 457
Scope and Contents

Handwritten, unsigned declaration stating that Joseph Smith, Jr. gave the Council the keys and powers he held and the responsibility of leading the Latter-day Saint Church.

Dates: 1844 March

Elisha Hurd Groves autobiography and biography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230238930]
Identifier: MSS SC 334
Scope and Contents

Handwritten life sketches (some photocopies) concerning Groves' conversion to the Mormon Church, his missionary activities and his immigration to Utah in 1848.

Dates: 1868

James Elbert Leavitt record book

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232560331]
Identifier: MSS 8825
Scope and Contents

Contains minutes of meetings of the high priest's group in Joseph, Utah between May and June 1894. Also includes a record of their "teams," which could possibly be teams of livestock, in 1896. Also includes brief account of a hunting trip Leavitt had in Southern Utah possibly in 1896, including how many rabbit and quail were killed each day. In all, the dates of the contents range from approximately 1894-1896.

Dates: approximately 1894-1896

Office of the President records on the Church Educational System, 1974-1981

Identifier: UA 1030 Series 22
Scope and Contents

Contains documents related to the Church Educational System from 1974 to 1981. Includes records and correspondence from Holland's tenure as Commisioner for CES from 1976 to 1980. Also includes material regarding commencement, summer tours, tour proposals and policies, and building dedication programs. Contains records from the Programs Committee and Executive Committe, in addition to records regarding development, the high council, Melchizedek Priesthood, and missionary referrals.

Dates: 1974-1981

A. Peterson letter

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232509692]
Identifier: MSS 6112

Letter to President Warham from A. Peterson concerning the high priests in Mt. Pleasant, Utah, dated 1889.

Dates: 1889

Record of the Nephi Mass Quorum of Seventies

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230331669]
Identifier: MSS SC 3244
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten record. The materials are minutes of meetings and copied correspondence of the Seventies quorum of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Nephi, Utah. Also included are autobiographies of members of the quorum.

Dates: 1856-1859

Joseph Young seventies' license

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230317221]
Identifier: MSS SC 1900
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of a Seventies' License. This license gave John V. Smith the authority to preach and to officiate in ordinances of the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1859