Skip to main content

Mormons -- Utah -- Lehi -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

William F. Butt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1397
Scope and Contents

Diaries, 1887-1895; correspondence, 1883-1897; financial records, Lehi, Utah, Ward record book; patriarchal blessings; mission records; and biographies of family members. Also included are the diaries of Butt's wife, Laura Ellen Bushman Butt, 1896-1897. The materials document William Butt's life in Lehi, Utah, and his service as a missionary for the Mormon Church to the Northern States.

Dates: 1881-1940

Catherine Karren Hatch biography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314715]
Identifier: MSS SC 1708
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typescript of the biography of Catherine Karren Hatch, Mormon pioneer and plural wife of Lorenzo Hill Hatch.

Dates: 1948

Francis W. Kirkham letters received

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230324524]
Identifier: MSS SC 2528
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters addressed to Francis W. Kirkham. These items came from friends and family members living in Provo and Lehi, Utah. The materials relate largely to family and personal matters.

Dates: 1897-1972

William Whitehead Taylor journal

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314954]
Identifier: MSS SC 1742
Scope and Contents

Unbound pages with handwritten entries, mostly in pencil, and a bound journal with handwritten entries in ink. The former covers 1876-1878 and the latter 1875-1876 as well as part of 1885. Both largely describe farming activities.

Dates: 1875-1885

Preston Thomas diaries

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 739
Scope and Contents Typewritten copies of diaries. The journals were typed by Thomas' son, Daniel H. Thomas, and entitled: "Preston Thomas: His Life and Travels." Daniel often provided introductory material between sections of the diaries. Most of the journals relate to the five missions on which he served for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Most of these were in Texas and the other southern States. On one of these missions from 1848 to 1849, Preston visited Lyman Wight, the leader of a...
Dates: 1874-1877