Emery County (Utah) -- History
Subject Source: Lcnaf
Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230231927]
Identifier: MSS 699
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten list placed in a ledger book with the title, "Register of Births." Christensen lists the births of 463 children in Carbon and Emery Counties of Utah. She gives names, sex, nationality, color, date of birth, names of parents, and the location of the family's residence.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230325984]
Identifier: MSS SC 2732
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten history of mail delivery in Emery County, Utah. Also included is a one-page history of "Cattle Rustling" in Emery County. The date of the composition of the item is uncertain.
Dates: approximately 1950
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230338367]
Identifier: MSS 944
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten history. Jewkes writes about the history of his family and the descendants of Samuel Jewkes. The family consisted of Mormons who lived in Orangeville and other places in Emery County, Utah.
Dates: approximately 1940
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230334820]
Identifier: MSS 1088
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten account book. The item includes records of various financial transactions including tithing paid to the Mormon Church. Also included are receipts and notes on various activities relating to positions held by Howard in state and local government.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230342849]
Identifier: MSS 761
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten biographies. The subjects of these biographies were Mormons living in Emery and Sanpete Counties of Utah. The date of composition of most of these items is uncertain, but some were composed apparently in 1969.
Dates: approximately 1969
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 418
Overview Diaries, correspondence, memoranda books, financial and genealogical records, biographical sketches, and miscellaneous papers. Diaries include mission labors in the Southern States for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Biographical sketches are about parents, relatives, and friends including Mary Jane Gardner Miller, James R. Miller, Frank J. Taylor, E. J. Winder, Robert Gardner, and Reuben Miller.
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7950 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains the records of the Robert Seely family, the two books: Seely History and Emery County 1880-1980 both written by Montell Seely. Also included are handwritten notes, numerous research files, biographical sketches, newspapers, and other documents related to family members and the Castle Valley Pageant. Materials date from 1934-2009.
Dates: approximately 1934-2009
Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232503554]
Identifier: MSS 161
Scope and Contents Handwritten minutes of the meetings of the Emery Stake Academy Board of Education kept by the clerk, William John Seely of Castle Dale, Utah. The meetings were about Mormon Church education in Emery County, Utah. Issues included facilities and curriculum.
Series — Box 3: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7 [Barcode: 31197232486487], Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains various business-related documents ranging 1891-1951. Included are cash books, data on construction of telephone lines by the Eastern Utah Telephone Company (organized by Miller), livestock statistics and deeds. Also included are a ledger and "Bruce's Diary", containing temple and genealogy fund and records of reunions.
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence from Miller, and a record thereof, dating from between 1909 and 1951. Includes correspondence from Levi N. Harmon, a record of Reuben G. Miller correspondence including collected quotations and verses, photographs of Carbon County Court House in Price, Utah, and a family picture of the family of Mrs. Alice Danielson.