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http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-45.pdf
Interview with Price W. Nelson, August 1935. Nelson describes tense relations with nearby Apache tribes and the murder of the Thompson family, as well as his involvment in hunting down the responsible parties. Nelson also describes different…

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-42.pdf
Part of a personal tribute to Dale L. Morgan, undated. Brooks relays a few stories from her friendship with Morgan, only first page is included.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-41.pdf
Notes on Reuben Miller, undated. Notes include a 'census' of his home in 1850, brief facts about his life, wives and children, and note of his posterity in 1916.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-40.pdf
Notes by Juanita Brooks on John D. Lee, undated. Notes include personal history, conversion of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, dated journal entries including his trek to Utah from Illinois, his experiences in the Mormon Battlion, an…

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-39.pdf
Article describing the 90th birthday of Mary H. Leavitt, undated. The celebration is described, decendents numbered and the distance of several family members travel is depicted.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-38.pdf
Family history accounts of Jeremiah Leavitt, Lemuel Leavitt and Dudley Leavitt, 1949. Brief accounts include stories and writings of each man, including a poem written by Lemuel Leavitt.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-35.pdf
Journal excerpts of Anthony W. Ivins, compiled 1960. Ivins's account follows his expedition into 'Old Mexico' from the St. George, Utah area in 1875, and a later journey in 1878. The route taken came to be known as the Honeymoon Trail. Also included…

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-34.pdf
A typed manuscript, untitled and undated. The manuscript tells the story of Joseph Leland Heywood from birth to conversion to Mormanism to remaining in Nauvoo to dispose of church property during the Nauvoo exodus.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-33.pdf
Notes on Emma Batchelder French, 1964. Included in the notes are: a note about the death of French from the Winslow Mail, a Frontier Times article titled 'Doctor Grandma French' (heavily annotated), handwritten correspondence belonging to French as…

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-32.pdf
Lecture notes from the Freeman Institute Seminar, 1975 and 1979, numbered 4 and 5 respectively. Lectures were both given by W. Cleon Skousen and titled 'Behind the Scenes in Washington.'

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-28.pdf
Register of the Juanita Brooks Collection at Utah Historical Society, 1980. Included in the register is a brief biography, scope and content overview and detailed inventory including correspondence, eulogies and tributes, speeches, manuscripts,…

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-27.pdf
Newsclippings from many different papers and dates. Each clipping mentions Juanita Brooks, her work or her appearance at an event.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-26.pdf
Family genealogy chart of the Brooks family, undated.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-25.pdf
Notes on John Bollwinkle, undated. Drafts of notes to include on a page 6 include a brief history of John Bollwinkle. Also inlcuded are a handwritten note about Bollwinkle's history, correspondence between a Billie Bollwinkle and Juanita Brooks,…

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-24.pdf
A report from a Washington County project collecting social and historical data, 1935. Report lists an autobiography, diary, and journal bibliography with 57 items. Also included is a list of items mailed to Ogden, Utah.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-22.pdf
A speech to the American Association of University Women, November 12, 1968. Speech focused on how Brooks became engaged in original manuscript collecting and copying, as well as examples of primary accounts of Mormon settlers to Utah.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-21.pdf
A typed manuscript titled 'A Place of Refuge: Backgrounds for the Mission Call', undated. Document describes the beginnings of the Mormon War as background for the Mountain Meadow Massacre.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-20.pdf
Pages from chapter 1 and chapter 2, most likely from History of the Jews in Utah and Idaho, undated.

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-19.pdf
A typed manuscript titled 'The History of Washington County', 1936. Document includes sections on early explorations, Mormon explorations & first settlers, early settlement of St. George, industries, public buildings, education, newspapers, library &…

http://files.library.utahtech.edu/WASH018/WASH018-02-18.pdf
A typed manuscript titled 'Healing of Animals Among the Mormons', undated. Includes brief background of healing within Mormon communities before sharing primary accounts of the healing of animals.
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