Emigration and immigration -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231045375]
Identifier: MSS 6266
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230325802]
Identifier: MSS SC 2713
Scope and Contents Typewritten research paper for a Religion 442 class taught by Howard H. Barron at Brigham Young University. Using family records and unpublished materials as well as secondary sources, Richards writes a history of the Martin handcart company.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231058816]
Identifier: MSS 6242
Abstract The Lavon B. Jones biography of Henry Hamilton is a biography that accounts for the life of Hamilton from his birth in Scotland to his death in Utah. Henry Hamilton was an early pioneer that forged his way from Scotland to the Utah Valley.
Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232593530]
Identifier: MSS 8768
Scope and Contents Contains digital copies of papers related to Jean (Jane) Rio Griffiths Baker Pearce. Includes marriage and other legal documents for her progenitors and children, letters, receipt for her burial plot, and her original handwritten diaries from 1851 and 1878. The 1851 diary documents Jean (Jane) Rio's journey from England to America to join the Latter-day Saints in Utah, including her trials crossing the ocean by ship and the plains. Dated 1780-1878.
Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232550480]
Identifier: MSS 843
Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197239244871], Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 9138
Content Description Handwritten letter sent by Erastus Snow to James McGaw. Letter is signed for Erastus Snow by James M. Brown and sent from St. Louis, Missouri. This letter discusses the passage of Latter-day Saint member James Mather and his family from Liverpool, England to Salt Lake City, Utah in 1855. Elder James M. Brown, writing for Apostle Erastus Snow, sent this receipt and order to Elder James McGaw in Atchison, Kansas Territory to supply Mather with wagons and oxen for the overland trip to Utah. Dated...
Dates: 1855 May 21