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Mormon Utah Ephemera

Gathered over the course of fifty years by various L. Tom Perry Special Collections book curators, this selection of over two hundred items of early Utah and Mormon ephemera includes many of the scarcest items in our collection. The unifying themes of this subcollection are that the items have some portion of printed text and that each item relates to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints or the settlement and development of Utah. Examples of materials include an 1838 Church membership...



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Mormon Utah Ephemera
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Title from cover
Topic: Patent medicines
Mormon Utah Ephemera
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Caption title
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Cosmology
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Flake, C.J. Mormon bib.
Topics: Reynolds, George, 1842-1909, Polygamy, Polygamy, Mormon Church
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In grey printed wrapper
Topic: Shorthand
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by Haskell, D. C. (Dudley Chase), 1842-1883
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Als published under title: Mormonism: An address at the national anniversary of the American Home Missionary Society. New York, 1881
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormons, Polygamy
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881; Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875; Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901
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Cover title
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Marriage, Polygamy
Caption title
Topics: Taylder, T. W. P, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...
Flake, C.J. Mormon bib.
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Atonement, Capital punishment
Flake, C.J. Mormon bib.
Topics: Taylder, T. W. P, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Rich, Ben. E. (Benjamin Erastus), 1855-1913
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Cover title; in blue printed wrapper; title in leafed border
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormon Church
Mormon Utah Ephemera
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Topic: Polygamy
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Sheen, John K
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Cover title
Topic: Polygamy
Flake, C. J. Mormon bib.
Topics: Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Visions, Mormons
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Utah. Governor (1849-1857 : Young); Moore, David, 1819- , former owner. fmo UPB; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 signer. sgn UPB; Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 signer. sgn UPB
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At head of title: Brigham Young, governor of the Territory of Utah
Topic: Moore, David, 1819-
Vault Copy 1 with front yellow printed wrapper; copy 2 bound in grey printed wrappers
Topic: Melchizedek Priesthood (Mormon Church)
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Independent Order of Odd Fellows Salt Lake Lodge (Salt Lake City, Utah)
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Text in red and gold; within a red and gold border
Topic: Independent Order of Odd Fellows
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Deseret Agricultural and Manufacturing Society; Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898; Rockwood, Albert P. (Albert Perry), 1805-1879; Taylor, John, 1808-1887
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Dated: Salt Lake City, January 31, 1872
Topics: Deseret Agricultural and Manufacturing Society, Agriculture, Fish culture, Goats
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Flake, C.J. Mormon bib.
Topic: Church and state
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885; Taylor, John, 1808-1887
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In brown printed wrapper
Topics: Polygamy, Polygamy
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898; Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901; Richards, F. D. (Franklin Dewey), 1821-1899
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Caption title
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Polygamy, Polygamy
Cover title
Topic: Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites)
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Willes, William, 1814-1890; Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857; Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881; Taylor, John, 1808-1887; Spencer, Orson, 1802-1855; Brannan, Sam, 1819-1889
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The organization of the Church / by Elder John Taylor -- Who was Joseph Smith? / from the pen of Orson Pratt -- Testimony of the three witnesses
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by Couch, Edward T
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Cover title
Topic: Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites)
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by Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933; United States. Congress. House. Special Committee on Case of Brigham H. Roberts
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A reprint of pages 173-239 of the Special Committee to Investigate the Eligibility of Brigham H. Roberts, of Utah, to a seat in the House of Representatives's Election case of Brigham H. Roberts of Utah, with p. 173 reset, and an added half title
Topics: Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933, United States. Congress. House
In blue printed wrapper; title within an ornamental border
Topic: Utah Central Railroad Company
Cover title
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormons, Mormon Church, Polygamy, Polygamy
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Flake, C.J. Mormon bib.
Topic: Illinois. Militia. Nauvoo Legion
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by Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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Another copy which seems to be the same printing has "To be had of Edmund C. Brand at the Office, 35 Jewin Street, City ... Printed by B. Briscoe ... "
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by Couch, Edward T
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In pink printed wrapper
Topics: Strang, James Jesse, 1813-1856, Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844, Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites),...
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by Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857
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Reprinted from the Millennial star, v. 6, p. 140-142; it was reprinted there from the Nauvoo neighbor
Title from beginning of text
Topics: Warsaw and Rockford Railroad Company, Railroads
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by Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Official declaration (1890)
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Cover title
Topics: Polygamy, Church and state
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by Couch, Edward T
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In brown printed wrapper
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites), Book of the Law of the Lord
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Cowdery, Oliver; Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
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Cover title
Topics: Cowdery, Oliver, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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Topic: Polygamy
Caption title
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormons, Mormon Church
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Originally published under title: Was Joseph Smith sent of God, in the Latter-Day Saints' Millennial star, v.10, 1848: August 15, p. 247-251; Sept.1, p.[257]-260; Sept.15, p. [273]-278; Oct.1, p. [289]-293
Topic: Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844
:"Salt Lake City" p. 6-7
Topic: Salt Lake Museum
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Cover title
Topic: Polygamy
Colored printed wrappers from the Latter-day Saints millennial star for v. 1, no. 2-7 (June-Nov. 1840) and v. 1, no. 9 (Jan. 1841)
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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by Smith, Thomas W., 1838-1894; Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
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Contains 34 numbered hymns; words only
Topics: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Hymns, English
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In pink printed wrapper
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites), Bible
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Contains 36 numbered hymns; words only
Topics: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Hymns, English
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by Brown, W. P. (William Peter), 1832-1907
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Topics: Church of Christ (Whitmerites), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Priesthood
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by Smith, Thomas W., 1838-1894; Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
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Flake, C.J. Mormon bib. (suppl.)
Topics: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Hymns, English
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by Young, Brigham, 1801-1877
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"List of books published by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and for sale at their general repository, Deseret News Office." [1] p. following text
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Resurrection, Future life
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Haven, Jesse, 1814-1905; Walker, William Holmes, 1820-1908; Smith, Leonard I
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Signed: Jesse Haven, William Walker, Leonard I. Smith, Elders in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and special witnesses to the Cape of Good Hope
Topic: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Front is map of U.S. ; fold. map is map of the lands of the Union Pacific Railroad Company for the first 200 miles, grants of 1862-64. Nebraska, 1869. Scale 8 miles per inch
Topic: Railroad land grants
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by Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881
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Topics: Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Book of Mormon
At head of title: Deseret News, June 6; No. 18, Vol. XXVI
Topic: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Logan Utah Stake
Cover title: Deseret news extra containing a revelation on celestial marriage, a remarkable vision, two discources, delivered by President Brigham Young
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Polygamy
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At head of title: This powder is cheaper to the consumer than any other ..
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First edition
Topic: Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Roller, David C., 1937-; Twyman, Robert W., 1919-
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Includes index
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by Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857
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Cover title
Topic: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormons
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by Council of the Twelve Apostles (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Taylor, John, 1808-1887
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Topics: Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church work with...
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by Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Epitome of the faith and doctrines of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
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"Epitome of the faith and doctrines of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints": p. [36]
Topic: Jesus Christ
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by Hancock County (Ill.); Robinson, E., signer. sgn UPB; Robison, Lewis, signer. sgn UPB; Mason, Nathan, signer. sgn UPB; Howd, J. C., signer. sgn UPB
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Four summons in two states, with and without line at top
Topics: Higbee, Chauncey L, Nyman, Margaret J, Nyman, Matilda, Miller, Sarah, Huchins, Abiah, Huckins,...
Flake, C.J. Mormon bib
Topic: Polygamy
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by Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881
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Translation of: Remarkable visions
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Visions
Text within a lined border
Topics: Wood, James K, Kidnapping
Signed: M.R. Deming, Brig. Gen
Topic: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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Flake, C.J. Mormon bib.
Topic: Fairs
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by Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. British Mission; Young, John R., 1837- former owner. fmo; Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 signer. sgn
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Text enclosed within border
Caption title
Topics: Strang, James Jesse, 1813-1856, Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites), Reorganized Church of Jesus...
Caption title. In blue wrapper, with same title but with the addition of: February, 1889
Topics: Scott, Isaac, Loomis, Chancy, Strang, James Jesse, 1813-1856, Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites),...
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by Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901; Woodard, Jabez, 1821-1870; Snow, Eliza R. (Eliza Roxey), 1804-1887
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Title in lined and ornamental border
Topics: Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormons
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by Hickey, L. D. (Lorenzo Dow), 1817-1897
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Topics: Smith, Joseph, III, 1832-1914, Strang, James Jesse, 1813-1856, Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites),...
Mormon Utah Ephemera
by Utah Compromise Club
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Topics: Polygamy, Polygamy
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Signed: Salt Lake City, U.T., 25th October, 1876. Brigham Young, John W. Young, Daniel H. Wells, First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; John taylor, Wilford Woodruff, Orson Pratt Sen., F.D. Richards, George Q. Cannon, Brigham Young Jun., Joseph F. Smith, of the Twelve Apostles
Topic: St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah)
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In tan printed wrapper; title in border
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Priesthood
A sheet with three certificates, printed on both sides with the blank spaces to be filled in
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by Zion's Central Board of Trade
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Flake, C.J. Mormon bib
Topics: Zion's Central Board of Trade, Cooperative societies