Guide to the Hugh Francis O'Neil Collection of Utah Documents and Reports, 1851-1955
Guide to the Hugh Francis O'Neil Collection of Utah Documents and Reports, 1851-1955
Collection number: BANC MSS P-F 311The Bancroft Library
University of California, Berkeley
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- Date Completed:
- ca. 1959
- Encoded by:
- Charlotte Gerstein
- Biographical sketches and pioneer interviews which accompanied the collection have been cataloged separately. (See shelf list file - P-F 312-314.)
Documents for Weber County, Utah, 1851-1919. (originals)
Papers regarding taxes, 1851-1887.
Papers regarding elections, 1851-1895.
Court documents, 1852-1890.
Miscellaneous bonds, 1853-1867.
Miscellaneous petitions, 1853-1889.
Papers regarding roads, 1853-1892.
Papers regarding the pound, 1854-1866.
Jury lists, etc., 1854-1873.
Papers regarding land titles, 1854-1885.
Claims and warrants, 1856-1919.
Papers regarding church affairs, 1863-1882.
Census returns, 1870-1895.
Papers regarding schools, 1875-1889.
Land certificates and miscellany. (Not on film)
Miscellaneous Utah documents (originals and copies).
Scope and Content Note
Papers regarding marriage and divorce, 1854-1893.
Papers for Iron Company, 1855-1859 (including a bond signed by John D. Lee, and a tax list.)
Papers regarding "The United Order," 1856-1877.
Miscellaneous notes, accounts, etc., for individuals and firms, 1866-1892.
Historical Records Survey. Reports, transcripts, etc., of documents in various counties. (An envelope containing 14 folders, as follows:)
Box Elder County. Note re journals of Judge Fred J. Holton, 1882-1936.
Cache County. Scrapbook of M. R. Hovey: note re railroads, 1868-1874.
Carson County, Utah Territory. [Miscellaneous county records] (Now in Nevada) 45 l., 1855-1861.
Juab County. Notes re records, 1852-1877.
Great Salt Lake County. Copy of minute books (re Indian depredations), September 26, 1877, and of minute books, Salt Lake City, 1851, re liquor laws, 1851-1877.
Kane County. Copy of records, Deseret Brass Band, 1856-1857, and note re monument to Jacob Hamblin, 1856-1933.
Millard County. Court record. 34 1. [Probate court records], 1852-1857.
Morgan County. Notes from County court record and Commissioners minutes, 1915-1938.
San Juan County. [Selected from] minutes of county commissioners, 1880-1900.
Sanpete County. Copies of indentures re Indian children bound out as apprentices, 1859.
Uintah County. Commissioners minutes - [excerpts] 69 1., 1880-1937.
Utah County. Miscellaneous records from county clerk's office: transcripts and notes, 1859-1901.
Wasatch County. Notes of court records. [Probate court records], 1894-1898.
Washington County. County clerk's office: excerpts from Finance Report, June 4, 1867, and report of J. M. McFarlane for building prison at Silver Reef, 1867-1878.
Utah County histories.
Box Elder County. 1 article.
Cache County. M. R. Hovey: "An Early History of Cache County" from the Logan Journal, 1923.
Davis County. 1 article by Mary Henderson.
Garfield County. 1 article by Mary Henderson.
Grand County. Faun McConkie: "A History of Moab" from the Moab Times-Independent, 1934.
Green River County (now Wyoming County). Robert S. Ellison: Fort Bridger, Wyoming.
Iron County. 1 article, 1938.
Juab County. W. E. Dodson, Brief historical sketch of Juab County, 1937.
Kane County. 1 article.
Millard County. Mrs. Eliza Hook, Essay on Delta.
Morgan County. Ireta Anderson, A Brief Record of Early Settlement of Morgan County, 1936.
San Juan County. History of San Juan County Courthouse.
Sanpete County. Ernell J. Mortensen, Brief History of Sanpete County.
Sevier County. "The Early Settlement of Sevier County towns," from the Richfield Reaper, 1935.
Summit County. Mary Henderson, history based on Mormon records.
Tooele County. Mary Henderson, history based on Mormon records. Andrew Jenson, History of Tooele County [i.e. Tooele Stake] Utah, 1847-1936.
Utah County. Hamilton Gardner, "History of Lehi;" Eugene Peterson, Utah County and its County Seat; Clyde I. Fescher, Cedar County [extinct county consolidated with Utah].
Wasatch County. "History of Wasatch County" compiled from files of Heber City Wasatch Wave, 1889-1894.
Washington County. Juanita Brooks, History of Washington County; S. R. de Boer, Washington County Policies, 1936.
Wayne County. Alburn A. Brown, Notes on the Early History of Fremont Valley, Wayne County, State of Utah, 1938, Taken from original Brian [Ward] History.
Weber County. Historical sketch of Weber County; Timothy Kendell, A Brief History of Uintah, Weber County, Utah, 1933; A Brief Ecclesiastical History of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints in Weber County, Utah; copy of letter to Maurice L. Howe by the Commissioner, General Land Office, February 27, 1937, concerning James Brown, Miles Goodyear, and the site of Ogden [and see also letters from Church Historian's Office in Box 5]
Miscellaneous Reports (Federal Writers' Project)
Lists of, with notes on, governors (territorial and state) of Utah. 3 items.
Material concerning Mormonism
Material concerning the Mountain Meadows and Gunnison massacres.
Notes on forts, etc., in Utah.
Notes on Great Salt Lake.
Notes on National Forests in Utah.
Notes on non-Mormon churches in Utah.
Notes on place names in Utah.
Ogden, Utah, history.
Salt Lake City history.
Salt Lake Tribune, article on divorces in Utah.
Utah arts and artists.
Miscellaneous Reports and Correspondence.
Dictionary of Utah names.
Bramwell, Dee R. Notes concerning various Utah counties, and copies of ordinances of the State of Deseret granting privileges to Church leaders, with covering notes to O'Neil, 1937.
Gibbs, Josiah Francis. Inquiry into the sources of Mormonism (typescript), and a copy of a work on Mormonism (1911?).
Nichols, George H. Notes on Utah folklore.
Nichols, George H. Notes on Utah Indian archeology.
O'Neil, Hugh F. and others. Data on "Morrisites."
O'Neil, Hugh F. Sketches of individual Mormon wards.
O'Neil, Hugh F. Utah Life in the Raw [25th Street, Ogden]
Lists of documents given to Bancroft Library by O'Neil.
A leaf from Farish, Thomas Edwin: History of Arizona, concerning the Paiute Indians.
Material concerning emergency relief programs, chiefly for Weber County, 1933-1934.
Utah Pioneer stories and folklore, compiled chiefly by Clyde Fechser; including a letter written to Fechser from Maurice L. Howe, and an item by Frank Silvey, June 9, 1936.
Heywood, Abbot R. Letter dated Ogden, April 5, 1917, written as Mayor to Julian Bamberger, president of Salt Lake and Ogden Railway Company, with a leaf of Bamberger's reply. Not on film.
Alter, J. Cecil. Letter, 1937. Not on film.
Brimhall, Dean R. Letter, 1938. Not on film.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Office of Church Historian, 3 letters, signed by Andrew Jenson and Joseph Fielding Smith. Not on film.
Funk, Antoinette. Letter, 1937. Not on film.
Goodwin, Sam. Letter, 1939. Not on film.
Great Salt Lake, concerning. 3 letters, 1944, signed by Emma Trevarthen, D. R. Burbank, and Thomas C. Adams. Not on film
Hall, Josef W. ("Upton Close"). Letter, 1940. Not on film.
Heath, Erle. Letter, 1943. Not on film.
Howe, Maurice L. Letter, 1938. Not on film.
Hulsizer, W. H. Letter, 1937. Not on film.
Johnston, Richard H. Letter, 1943. Not on film.
Joseph, Harry S. Letter, 1941. Not on film.
Kelly, Charles. 4 letters, 1936-1938. Not on film.
McGinley, William J. Letter, 1938. Not on film.
Morgan, Dale L. Letter, 1939, with note on copy of letter from Allen Fifield to Morgan, 1942. Not on film.
Sills, Carlton T. 2 letters to W. E. Traughber, 1937. Not on film.
Woolley, Dilworth. Letter, 1937. Not on film.
Scrapbooks and Periodicals.
History of Churches in Weber County. Not on film.
History of Mining in Utah. Not on film.
Utah Church history and Historical Records Survey. "The Ogdenite." 2 periodicals. (a) 11 issues, May 1937-October 1940 (b) 7 issues, October 1947-April 1948. Not on film.
Part I. Correspondence and Papers concerning his service on the Utah State Highway Patrol Civil Service Commission, 1949-1951. Not on film.
Part II. Correspondence, research notes, photographs, clippings, and copies of publications relating to the completion of the Pacific Railroad at Promontory, Utah, in 1869, and the ceremonial gold and silver spikes, 1954-1955.