Register of the Luella A. Dalton Collection (Ms.13)

Material in the Luella A. Dalton collection contains the manuscript and notes for History of the Iron County Mission and Parowan, the Mother Town.

 

I. Manuscript & Notes for History of the Iron County Mission and Parowan the Mother Town
A. Agriculture
1. Farming
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 01Container number 1 Grain Cradling Story.
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 02Container number 2 The Threshing Story.
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 03Container number 3 The First Artesian Well.
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1 04Container number 4 Fields (2 copies).
2. Ranching
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2 01Container number 1  Ranching (2 copies).
3. Sheep
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 01Container number 1  Co-Op Sheep Herd.
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3 02Container number 2  Other notes and papers.
B. Anniversary Celebration
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 01Container number 1  "Brigham Young and the Pioneers," Centennial Play 1947.
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 02Container number 2  Statement presenting Hugh L. Adams for the Distinguished Service Award of the Utah State Farm Bureau Federation, 1949.
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 03Container number 3  Speech for Pioneer Day; January 13, 1949.
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 04Container number 4  Parowan Celebrating Its 75th Birthday.
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 05Container number 5  "Mayor Proclaims Holiday for City's 100th Birthday" and several other short stories.
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 06Container number 6 County 4th of July Celebration and Iron County Centennial Fair.
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4 07Container number 7  "American Legion and Iron County Centennial Race Meet", "Old Time Family Reunions", and "Christmas Party."
C. Appendices
B1Box number 1 F5Folder number 5   Appendices to the manuscript.
D. Bands
1. Parowan
B1Box number 1 F6Folder number 6 01Container number 1  Parowan Marshal Band (2 copies).
E. Biographical Sketches
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 01Container number 1  Newspaper and magazine clippings, mostly obituaries.
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 02Container number 2  "The Life of My Father, John Parker from Memory" by Alice Parker Isom (11 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 03Container number 3  "Death of a Faithful Veteran, Sketch of the Life of Elder Daniel Allen" (5 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 04Container number 4 "John Calvin Lazell Smith"(3 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 05Container number 5  "William and Ellen Banks Come To Parowan From Austrailia" (2 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 06Container number 6  "History of George Brigham Hobbs" (1 page).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 07Container number 7  "Eliza Williams McConnell" (11 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 08Container number 8 "Henry H. McConnell" (3 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 09Container number 9 "Charles Wilkinson" (22 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 10Container number 10  "Henry H. McConnell" by Gladys McConnell (4 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 11Container number 11 "Eliza Williams McConnell" by Gladys McConnell (6 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 12Container number 12 "Sketch of the Life of Charles Wilkinson" by Joseph T. Wilkinson (16 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 13Container number 13  "Biographical Sketch of Joseph T. Wilkinson" by Chas. S. Wilkinson (7 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 14Container number 14  "History of Tarleton Lewis, Pioneer of 1847" by Eugenia R. Hunt (4 pages).
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 15Container number 15 Notebook with genealogy of Eliza McConnell and Jehiel McConnell.
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7 16Container number 16 Notebook with McConnell genealogy.
F. Buildings
1. General
B1Box number 1 F8Folder number 8 01Container number 1  "Manti Temple."
B1Box number 1 F8Folder number 8 02Container number 2  "Old Comedy Hall, 1870s."
B1Box number 1 F8Folder number 8 03Container number 3  "Site of Brick Opera House."
B1Box number 1 F8Folder number 8 04Container number 4  "West Ward Church," "Parowan Ward Chapel," "Southern Utah Dairy" (3 copies).
2. Rock Church
B1Box number 1 F9Folder number 9 01Container number 1  "Building the Rock Church" (3 copies).
B1Box number 1 F9Folder number 9 02Container number 2  "Welcome to the Parowan Rock Church and Pioneer Memorial and Relic Hall" (3 copies).
B1Box number 1 F9Folder number 9 03Container number 3  "How We Saved the Old Rock Church".
G. Changing Times
B1Box number 1 F10Folder number 10 01Container number 1  "How Times Change" (4 copies).
H. Churches
1. L.D.S.-General
B1Box number 1 F11Folder number 11 01Container number 1  "Elders Quorum".
B1Box number 1 F11Folder number 11 02Container number 2  Parowan ward bishoprics about 1954.
B1Box number 1 F11Folder number 11 03Container number 3  "Parowan Wards Organized," "A Bishop's Story," "Parowan Ward Chapel," "Parowan Ward Divided Into Two Wards," "West Ward Church," "Presidents of the Parowan Stake," "Parowan Ward Sunday School."
B1Box number 1 F11Folder number 11 04Container number 4  "Dedication of the St. George Temple," "The General Conference of the Church Held in St. George, April 6, 1877," "Frank Hamilton's Story of the Dedication, April 6, 1877."
B1Box number 1 F11Folder number 11 05Container number 5  "A Visit of One of the Three Nephites".
2. L.D.S.-Choir
B1Box number 1 F12Folder number 12 01Container number 1  "The Village Choir."
B1Box number 1 F12Folder number 12 02Container number 2  "Thomas Durham's Choir from Parowan Goes to Salt Lake For Conference" (3 copies).
B1Box number 1 F12Folder number 12 03Container number 3  "Two Hundred and Fifty Miles to Conference in a Covered Wagon Caravan, The Parowan Choir."
B1Box number 1 F12Folder number 12 04Container number 4  Notes.
3. L.D.S.-Law of Consecration, United Order
B1Box number 1 F13Folder number 13 01Container number 1  "The Law of Consecration."
4. L.D.S. Missionaries
B1Box number 1 F14Folder number 14 01Container number 1  "Missionaries."
5. L.D.S.-Relief Society
B1Box number 1 F15Folder number 15 01Container number 1  Parowan Ward Relief Society Presidencies (2 copies).
B1Box number 1 F15Folder number 15 02Container number 2  "Literary Committee."
B1Box number 1 F15Folder number 15 03Container number 3  "Tribute to Aunt Madora, Aunt Libbie, Aunt Mary Alice."
B1Box number 1 F15Folder number 15 04Container number 4  Talk give at the Relief Society Annual Program for the Centennial, "Women Who Have Given Service to Parowan" by Barbara M. Adams.
B1Box number 1 F15Folder number 15 05Container number 5  "History of Parowan Ward Relief Society."
6. L.D.S.-Seminary
B1Box number 1 F16Folder number 16 01Container number 1  "Parowan L.D.S. Seminary" (2 copies) and "Our Pioneer Well Borer."
B1Box number 1 F16Folder number 16 02Container number 2  "The First L.D.S. Seminary in Southern Utah."
B1Box number 1 F16Folder number 16 03Container number 3  Notes.
7. L.D.S.-Y.M.M.I.A.
B1Box number 1 F17Folder number 17 01Container number 1  "Parowan Ward Y.L.M.I.A."
B1Box number 1 F17Folder number 17 02Container number 2  "Y.M.M.I.A. of Parowan 1899."
8. Presbyterian
B1Box number 1 F18Folder number 18 01Container number 1  "The Presbyterian Mission in Parowan" (2 copies).
I. City Government
1. Parowan
B1Box number 1 F19Folder number 19   Several pages of handwritten notes on the Parowan City government.
2. Cedar City Mayors
B1Box number 1 F20Folder number 20 01Container number 1 "The Mayors."
J. Communication
1. Mail Service
B1Box number 1 F21Folder number 21 01Container number 1 "First Mail Service" (2 copies).
2. Newspapers
B1Box number 1 F22Folder number 22 01Container number 1 "Iron County Papers."
3. Radio
B1Box number 1 F23Folder number 23 01Container number 1 "Broadcasting."
4. Telegraph
B1Box number 1 F24Folder number 24 01Container number 1 "Notes."
B1Box number 1 F24Folder number 24 02Container number 2 "Telegraph.".
K. Dedication of St. George Temple
B1Box number 1 F25Folder number 25 01Container number 1 "Dedication of the St. George Temple" and "The General Conference of the Church Held in St. George, April 6, 1877."
L. Doctors and Dentists
B1Box number 1 F26Folder number 26 01Container number 1 "Doctors in Parowan" (3 copies).
B1Box number 1 F26Folder number 26 02Container number 2 "Joseph Dalton."
B1Box number 1 F26Folder number 26 03Container number 3 "Dr. Calvin Crane Pendleton" (2 copies).
B1Box number 1 F26Folder number 26 04Container number 4 "Early Day Dentists and Tooth Pullers in Parowan" compiled by Roberta B. Rowley (3 copies).
B1Box number 1 F26Folder number 26 05Container number 5 "Mid-wives, Mothers of the Town."
B1Box number 1 F26Folder number 26 06Container number 6 "Nurses, Sarah Robertson Matheson."
M. Entertainment
1. Dancing
B1Box number 1 F27Folder number 27 01Container number 1 "An Old Time Dancing Party" by James H. Martineau.
2. Drama
B1Box number 1 F28Folder number 28 01Container number 1  Dramatics in Iron County.
B1Box number 1 F28Folder number 28 02Container number 2 "Brigham Young and the Pioneers" Centennial Play, 1947.
B1Box number 1 F28Folder number 28 03Container number 3 "Local Stage Talent Discovered in 'Ingomar, the Barbarian'" and "Ingomar, the Barbarian" Is Played to Full House."
B1Box number 1 F28Folder number 28 04Container number 4 "Parowan Dramatic Association" (2 copies).
B1Box number 1 F28Folder number 28 05Container number 5 "Early Dramatics in Iron County."
N. Firsts
B1Box number 1 F29Folder number 29 01Container number 1 "Firsts."
O. Freighting
B1Box number 1 F30Folder number 30 01Container number 1 "Freighting" (2 copies).
P. Homes and Hotels
B1Box number 1 F31Folder number 31 01Container number 1 "Old Homes" (3 copies).
B1Box number 1 F31Folder number 31 02Container number 2 "Early Day Hotels."
Q. Indians & Stories
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32 01Container number 1 "Indians of Iron County" (3 copies).
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32 02Container number 2 "Indians of Iron County, Footnotes."
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32 03Container number 3 "Joseph Dalton Story" (2 copies).
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32 04Container number 4 "He Helped the Indians."
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32 05Container number 5 "Another Indian Story of Early Days."
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32 06Container number 6 "Indians."
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32 07Container number 7 "Little Creek Rade [sic.] - Daniel Pendleton Story" (2 copies).
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32 08Container number 8 "The Black Hawk War" and "The Black Hawk War, Heber Benson's Story."
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32 09Container number 9 "Walker War."
R. Industries
1. General
B2Box number 2 F1Folder number 1 01Container number 1 "Industries."
2. Mining
B2Box number 2 F2Folder number 2 01Container number 1 "Mining In Iron County" (2 copies).
S. Iron County
1. Historical Notes
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 01Container number 1 "Boundaries."
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 02Container number 2 "Historical Sketch of Iron County."
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 03Container number 3 List of Pioneers arriving at Center Creek (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 04Container number 4 "Colonization and Life in the Old Fort."
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 05Container number 5 "Exploration" (4 copies).
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 06Container number 6 "Parowan City Granted Charter" and "The Old Fort."
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 07Container number 7 "Escalante."
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 08Container number 8 List of male members of the company over 14 years.
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 09Container number 9 "Iron County as it is Today."
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 10Container number 10 "Boundaries of Iron County, Utah 1950."
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 11Container number 11 "Utah Through the Years" (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 12Container number 12 "Iron County Reviews Its First Hundred Years" by Huldah Hulet (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 13Container number 13 "Centennial 1951."
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 14Container number 14 "Story of Cornel [sic.] John Charles Fremont."
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3 15Container number 15  Notes.
2. War Effort
B2Box number 2 F4Folder number 4 01Container number 1  Veterans of World War I, World War II, and the Korean War; Parowan, Summit and Paragoonah.
B2Box number 2 F4Folder number 4 02Container number 2  Newspaper Article, "Honored Treasury Flag Given to Parowan."
T. Letters
B2Box number 2 F5Folder number 5 01Container number 1  Two drafts of letters sent by Luella Dalton.
U. Military
1. Cannon (Old Sow), Drills, Flag
B2Box number 2 F6Folder number 6 01Container number 1 "Parowan's First Flag."
B2Box number 2 F6Folder number 6 02Container number 2  "A Short Account of the Organization of the Panguitch Militia."
B2Box number 2 F6Folder number 6 03Container number 3  "Sow Cannon."
B2Box number 2 F6Folder number 6 04Container number 4  "Story of Cornal [sic.] John Charles Fremont."
B2Box number 2 F6Folder number 6 05Container number 5  "The Old Sow Cannon."
B2Box number 2 F6Folder number 6 06Container number 6  "Military Drill" (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F6Folder number 6 07Container number 7  "Death of a Faithful Veteran, Sketch of the Life of Elder Daniel Allen."
B2Box number 2 F6Folder number 6 08Container number 8  "The Old Sow Cannon."
V. Miscellaneous Items
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7 01Container number 1  Pioneer bread.
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7 02Container number 2  "An Indian Story," "The Dog Killer," and "John T. Mitchell Post Office and Early Day Jewelry Store."
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7 03Container number 3  Newspaper Clipping, October 25, 1952; "Five Generations Visit Parowan."
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7 04Container number 4  "Our Trip to Mesa, Arizona and California."
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7 05Container number 5  "Note: From William Marsden's Journal" (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7 06Container number 6  "A Visit of One of the Three Nephites."
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7 07Container number 7  "Ode to Aunt Salena's Yeast."
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7 08Container number 8  Galley of part of History of Iron County, "Ram Sale at Manti" and "Fields."
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7 09Container number 9  Notes.
W. Pioneers & Pioneer Stories
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 01Container number 1  "Joel Hills Johnson."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 02Container number 2  Paragraph on Peter Jensen.
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 03Container number 3  Joseph Dalton.
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 04Container number 4  James Dalley.
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 05Container number 5  "Story of the Underground" by Emma Squires Little.
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 06Container number 6  "Shoe Story."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 07Container number 7  Pioneer accomplishments.
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 08Container number 8  "William and Ellen Banks Come to Parowan from Australia" (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 09Container number 9  "Polygamy."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 10Container number 10  "Through the Years" (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 11.Container number 11.  "Sheet 3 of Phoebe Benson History."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 12Container number 12  "Joseph Dalton Story."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 13Container number 13  "History of John Lowder" (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 14Container number 14  "Life of George Fowler."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 15Container number 15  "From the Journal of Joseph Fish."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 16Container number 16  "Death of Horace Fish."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 17Container number 17  "Joseph Fish Visits Old Friends."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 18Container number 18  "Intersting Story of Early Days, John Lowder Tells of His Discovery of Bingham Canyon Copper Mines."
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 19Container number 19  "History of Tarleton Lewis, Pioneer of 1847" (4 pages).
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 20Container number 20  "The Life of My Father, John Parker; From Memory" by Alice Parker Isom (13 pages).
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 21Container number 21  "History of George Brigham Hobbs" by Mrs. George Lloyd Hobbs (1 page).
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 22Container number 22  "John Calvin Lazell Smith" (3 pages).
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8 23Container number 23  Notes.
X. P.U.M.I
B2Box number 2 F9Folder number 9 01Container number 1  "William Adams Story."
B2Box number 2 F9Folder number 9 02Container number 2  "Buckskin Pants and P.U.M.I. Boots" (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F9Folder number 9 03Container number 3  "P.U.M.I." and "William Adams Story - P.U.M.I.."
Y. Public Square
B2Box number 2 F10Folder number 10 01Container number 1  "The Public Square" (2 copies).
B2Box number 2 F10Folder number 10 02Container number 2  "Cabinet Shop," "Lorenzo Barton Wheelwright Shop," "Carpenter Shop," "Tub and Bucket Factory, 1858," and "The Cotton Factory."
B2Box number 2 F10Folder number 10 03Container number 3  Page on early Parowan.
Z. Public Works
B2Box number 2 F11Folder number 11 01Container number 1  "Three Big Fires."
B2Box number 2 F11Folder number 11 02Container number 2  "Pioneer Tanner to Utah."
B2Box number 2 F11Folder number 11 03Container number 3  "Historical Notes, The Public Works; Parowan, Iron County, Utah" (4 copies).
B2Box number 2 F11Folder number 11 04Container number 4  "Saw Mill Business."
B2Box number 2 F11Folder number 11 05Container number 5  "Burr Frost's Blacksmith Shop."
B2Box number 2 F11Folder number 11 06Container number 6  "Parowan L.D.S. Seminary" and "Our Pioneer Well Borer."
B2Box number 2 F11Folder number 11 07Container number 7  "The Public Corral" and "The Log Council House."
AA. School of the Prophets
B2Box number 2 F12Folder number 12 01Container number 1  "Minutes of the School of the Prophets in Parowan."
B2Box number 2 F12Folder number 12 02Container number 2  Notes.
BB. Schools and Teachers
B2Box number 2 F13Folder number 13 01Container number 1  "Schools."
B2Box number 2 F13Folder number 13 02Container number 2  "Early Day Schools in Iron County."
B2Box number 2 F13Folder number 13 03Container number 3
CC. Stock Raising
B2Box number 2 F14Folder number 14 01Container number 1  "Stock Raising" (3 copies).
DD. Stores
B2Box number 2 F15Folder number 15 01Container number 1  "Co-Operative Store."
B2Box number 2 F15Folder number 15 02Container number 2  "Early Day Stores."
B2Box number 2 F15Folder number 15 03Container number 3  "William Holyoak Store."
EE. Town Histories
B2Box number 2 F16Folder number 16 01Container number 1  Excerpts from the book about various towns founded by pioneers from Parowan. Includes information on: Snowflake, Arizona Mission; Beaver's First Settlers; Bluff City; Buck Horn Springs; The Colorado Mission; Cowley, Wyoming, Big Horn Mission; Fort Harmony; Pinto Precinct; New Castle; Johnson's Fort (Enoch); Kanarrah; Las Vegas Mission; Settlement of Panguitch; History of Paragonah; The San Juan Exploring Company; The Cattle Herd; The Silver Reef, 1872-1903; Summit; The Summit Coal; The Hole in the Rock Mission.
B2Box number 2 F17Folder number 17 02Container number 2  Notes and Stories on The "Hole in the Rock."
FF. Tragedies
B2Box number 2 F18Folder number 18 01Container number 1  Notes on Tragedies in Southern Utah, includes, "The Morrill Tragedy."
GG. Transportation
B2Box number 2 F19Folder number 19 01Container number 1  "First Mail Service."
B2Box number 2 F19Folder number 19 02Container number 2  "Transportation."
HH. Water Systems
B2Box number 2 F20Folder number 20 03Container number 3  "The Water System.
II. Women
1. General
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 01Container number 1  "History of Sarah Elizabeth Gurr Whitney" (2 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 02Container number 2  "Doctors in Parowan."
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 03Container number 3  "Cora W. Mortenson" (2 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 04Container number 4  "Aunt Add's Story" (2 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 05Container number 5  "Ellen Miller Davenport" (2 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 06Container number 6  "Aunt Olive Ward" (2 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 07Container number 7  "Anna Fredricka Easter Bayles" (2 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 08Container number 8  "Mid-Wives, Mothers of the Town" (3 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 09Container number 9  "Sarah Robertson Matheson.
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 10Container number 10  "Aunt Paulina Phelps Lyman" (2 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 11Container number 11  "Clarissa Alger Whitney" (2 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 12Container number 12  "Phoebe Forrester Benson" (3 copies).
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 13Container number 13  "Women Who Have Given Service To Parowan" by Barbara M. Adams.
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 14Container number 14  "Dedicated to the Pioneer Mother."
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 15Container number 15  "Mothers of the Town.
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 16Container number 16  "Ellen Eyer Banks."
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1 17Container number 17  "Ode to Aunt Salina's Yeast."
2. Daughters of the Utah Pioneers
B3Box number 3 F2Folder number 2 18Container number 18  "First Organization of Daughters Utah Pioneers in Parowan"" (2 copies).
B3Box number 3 F2Folder number 2 19Container number 19  "History of the D.U.P. Monument Program."
B3Box number 3 F2Folder number 2 20Container number 20  Notes.