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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 625 Collections and/or Records:

Windsor County, Vermont legal documents collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2369
Abstract The contents of this collection represent a cross-section of the legal documents that would have been used in Windsor County, Vermont, just prior to the birth of Joseph Smith, Jr. The other cases paint an interesting picture of the legal environment in which young Joseph grew up. Among the cases are some that deal with debt and wage disputes, divorce suits, counterfeiting and forgery, disputes over land titles, an escape from debtor's prison, family squabbles about who inherits what property,...
Dates: 1785-1801

Brigham Young property deeds

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197227613798]
Identifier: MSS SC 1320
Scope and Contents Handwritten and printed deeds of personal property including such items as land, stock, clothing, and utensils. These items were deeded to Brigham Young (1801-1877), as trustee in trust for the Mormon Church. One of the items is signed by George Albert Smith, a counselor to Brigham Young.
Dates: 1855-1857

John M. Young papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1803
Scope and Contents Account books, receipts, correspondence, certificates, newspaper clippings, genealogies, autograph book, land deeds and indetures, legal writs, photographs, and patriarchal blessings. The materials relate to business and legal activities. Also included are anti-Mormon newspaper clippings from England. Many of the items were produced by Young's sister, Lydia Young Merrill.
Dates: 1860-1933

Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution land deed

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197227605463]
Identifier: MSS 4081
Abstract A warranty deed between Zion's Co-Operative Mercantile Institution and Jesse Elliot, signed by Zion's Mercantile officials,1882.
Dates: 1882