Register of the York F. Jones Collection (Ms.33)

This Collection contains the research collected by York F. Jones while he was writing books on Cedar City Mayors, Henry Lunt, and Mining History in Iron County.

 

I. Henry Lunt Research
A. Documents
1. Book 1
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1  "Henry Lunt Research"
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2  "Left England, January 10, 1850"
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3  "Salt Lake City, September 28, 1850"
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4   "Cedar City, November 11, 1851"
B1Box number 1 F5Folder number 5  "1852"
B1Box number 1 F6Folder number 6   "Married Ellen Whittaker, March 25, 1852."
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7   "Iron County Stake"
B1Box number 1 F8Folder number 8  "End of 1852"
B1Box number 1 F9Folder number 9  "1860"
B1Box number 1 F10Folder number 10  "1870"
2. Book 2
B1Box number 1 F11Folder number 11  "1853"
B1Box number 1 F12Folder number 12  "Lunt Journal, January, 1853"
B1Box number 1 F13Folder number 13  "Conference, March, 1853"
B1Box number 1 F14Folder number 14  "Walkar War, August, 1853"
B1Box number 1 F15Folder number 15  "Iron Mining Blues"
B1Box number 1 F16Folder number 16   "1854"
B1Box number 1 F17Folder number 17  "Mission, August 1854- October 1857"
B1Box number 1 F18Folder number 18   "1855"
B1Box number 1 F19Folder number 19   "1855 Millennial Star"
B1Box number 1 F20Folder number 20  "1856"
B1Box number 1 F21Folder number 21  "1857"
3. Book 3
B1Box number 1 F22Folder number 22  "Married Mary Ann Wilson, October 7, 1857."
B1Box number 1 F23Folder number 23  "Mountain Meadow"
B1Box number 1 F24Folder number 24  "Tithing Office"
B1Box number 1 F25Folder number 25  "1858"
B1Box number 1 F26Folder number 26  "1860"
B1Box number 1 F27Folder number 27   "Married Ann Gower, April 11, 1863."
B1Box number 1 F28Folder number 28   "1865"
B1Box number 1 F29Folder number 29   "1869"
B1Box number 1 F30Folder number 30  "End 1869"
4. Book 4
B1Box number 1 F31Folder number 31  "1870"
B1Box number 1 F32Folder number 32  "Lunt/Cedar Home"
B1Box number 1 F33Folder number 33   "Married Sarah Ann, 1878."
B1Box number 1 F34Folder number 34   "Plural Marriage"
B1Box number 1 F35Folder number 35  "1887"
B1Box number 1 F36Folder number 36   "Horseshoe John Taylor"
B1Box number 1 F37Folder number 37   "1880"
5. Book 5
B1Box number 1 F37Folder number 37  "1888, Arizona"
B1Box number 1 F38Folder number 38  "1890. Mexico"
B1Box number 1 F39Folder number 39   "Colonizing Mexico"
B1Box number 1 F40Folder number 40   "1890-1902"
B1Box number 1 F41Folder number 41  "Revolution"
B1Box number 1 F42Folder number 42  "Family"
6. Book 6: Henry Lunt, Stake President
B1Box number 1 F43Folder number 43  "Stake of Zion"
B1Box number 1 F44Folder number 44   "Footnotes"
7. Book 7: Henry Lunt, Mayor, 1861-1867
B1Box number 1 F45Folder number 45  "Mayors"
B1Box number 1 F46Folder number 46   "Footnotes"
B1Box number 1 F47Folder number 47   "Footnotes"
B. Photographs
B1Box number 1 F48Folder number 48  Lunt Pictures for Book
B1Box number 1 F49Folder number 49  Family Photographs.
C. Books
B2Box number 2 (1)Container number 1 Last draft for the Henry Lunt Book.
B2Box number 2 (2)Container number 2 Henry Lunt Manuscript
II. Cedar City Mayors Research.
A. Documents
1. Book 1
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1   Cedar City Ordinance Book
B3Box number 3 F2Folder number 2  "History of Cedar City and Mayors"
2. "Abstract" of Cedar City Minutes
B3Box number 3 F3Folder number 3  1872-1903, Including Mayors: Francis Webster, John Chatterly, Robert W. Hayborne, John Perry, Henry Leigh, Joseph T. Wilkinson, Henry W. Lunt, John V. Adams, Robert W. Heyborne, and Thomas Jed Jones.
B3Box number 3 F4Folder number 4   1904-1921, Including Mayors: George W. Middleton, Daniel T. Leigh, John Woodbury, Don C. Urie, William H. Leigh, T. Jedediah Jones, Elias M. Corry, and Archibald Swapp.
B3Box number 3 F5Folder number 5   1922-1929, Including Mayors: Parley Dalley, Walter K. Granger, and Eugene Christensen.
B3Box number 3 F6Folder number 6   1930-1945, Including Mayors: Walter K. Granger, C. Rountree Hunter, and Harry Hunter Lunt.
B3Box number 3 F7Folder number 7   1946-1961, Including Mayors: Myron F. Higbee, Gronway R. Parry, L. Verl Broadbent, and Arnold E. Anderson.
B3Box number 3 F8Folder number 8   1962-1973, Including Mayors: Kumen S. Gardner and Lorin A. Whetten.
B3Box number 3 F9Folder number 9   1974-1982, Including Mayors: L. Kerry Jones, Sherrell V. Sawyers, Robert H. Linford.
3. Cedar City Meetings
B3Box number 3 F10Folder number 10  Cedar City Mass Meeting from 1875-1891.
B3Box number 3 F11Folder number 11   Cedar City Council Minutes, 1879-1888.
B3Box number 3 F12Folder number 12  "Back-up"
B3Box number 3 F13Folder number 13  "Back-up"
B. Photographs
B3Box number 3 F14Folder number 14  Photographs and negatives of Cedar City.
B3Box number 3 F15Folder number 15  Photographs and maps.
B3Box number 3 F16Folder number 16  Photographs of Cedar City Mayors.
B3Box number 3 F17Folder number 17  Halftones
C. Books
B3Box number 3 F18Folder number 18  Final Draft of Mayors of Cedar City.
B3Box number 3 F19Folder number 19  Completed book: Mayors of Cedar City.
III. Iron Mining History Research
A. Documents
1. Historical Information
B4Box number 4 F1Folder number 1  "Iron County History, Iron History, and Steel History"
B4Box number 4 F2Folder number 2   "Early History"
B4Box number 4 F3Folder number 3   Early Mining Information, including General Conference Minutes for October 7, 1852, "Iron Pioneers" by Richard Harrison, March 1953, Millennial Star Articles from 1855-1862, the history of Harrisburg, and "Kingdom in Retreat."
B4Box number 4 F4Folder number 4   Early Mining Information, including "Bulwark of the Kingdom: Utah's Iron and Steel Industry" by Gustive Larson, Isaac C. Haight journal entries from 1853, and the Journal of George A. Smith on the Iron Mission, 1850.
B4Box number 4 F5Folder number 5   Early Mining Information, including "Iron Manufacturing in 1880" by L. J. Arrington, and "The History of Iron Mining" by John Robertson.
B4Box number 4 F6Folder number 6   "Early Mining Information"
B4Box number 4 F7Folder number 7   "Deseret Iron Co. 1851-1859"
B4Box number 4 F8Folder number 8   "Union Iron Works 1870-1884, and Western Iron Mining"
B4Box number 4 F9Folder number 9   "Union Iron Works 1870-1884, and Western Iron Mining"
B4Box number 4 F10Folder number 10  "Pioche-Vermillion 1923-1926"
B4Box number 4 F11Folder number 11  Deseret Mound 1926-1936"
B4Box number 4 F12Folder number 12   Iron County Record Mining Articles from 1913-1963.
B4Box number 4 F13Folder number 13  Investigations of Iron Deposits, 1947.
B4Box number 4 F14Folder number 14  United States Steel Corporation Hand Book and Fontana Plant Information.
B4Box number 4 F15Folder number 15  History of iron miner LeRoy Wilson, born 1892, killed 1954.
B4Box number 4 F16Folder number 16   Utah Construction Company: Blasting Research of Ammonium Nitrate, 1958.
2. Documents of Cedar City Operations
B4Box number 4 F17Folder number 17  "Seniority List"
B4Box number 4 F18Folder number 18   "Inventory of Parts, Steel, and Facilities, 1981"
B4Box number 4 F19Folder number 19  "Inventory of Parts, Steel, and Facilities, 1981"
B4Box number 4 F20Folder number 20  "Land Inventory, 1981"
B4Box number 4 F21Folder number 21  "Mining Maps"
B4Box number 4 F22Folder number 22  "Major Equipment Inventory, 1983"
B4Box number 4 F23Folder number 23  "Asset Summarization, March 23, 1983"
B4Box number 4 F24Folder number 24  "Asset Summarization, March 23, 1983"
B4Box number 4 F25Folder number 25  "Sale of Comstock Plant, Land, and Railroad, 1989"
B4Box number 4 F26Folder number 26  "Cast Iron Hand Irons"
B4Box number 4 F27Folder number 27  "Iron County Land Sale"
B4Box number 4 F28Folder number 28  "Reclamation"
B5Box number 5 F1Folder number 1  "H2O"
B5Box number 5 F2Folder number 2  "Water Rights"
B5Box number 5 F3Folder number 3  "Water Rights"
B5Box number 5 F4Folder number 4   "Terminations"
3. Mining Locations and Museums
B5Box number 5 F5Folder number 5  "Iron Mission Park"
B5Box number 5 F6Folder number 6  "Desert Mound, 1949- "
B5Box number 5 F7Folder number 7   "Rex and Bull Valley"
B5Box number 5 F8Folder number 8  "Iron Springs, 1942- "
B5Box number 5 F9Folder number 9  "Pinto and Black Hawk"
B5Box number 5 F10Folder number 10  "Comstock
B. Photographs
B5Box number 5 F11Folder number 11  Aerial Shots of Mines.
B5Box number 5 F12Folder number 12   Aerial Shots of Mines.
B5Box number 5 F13Folder number 13   Aerial Shots of Mines.
B5Box number 5 F14Folder number 14   Negatives of Aerial Shots of Mines.
B5Box number 5 F15Folder number 15   Photographs of Blow-out pit.
B5Box number 5 F18Folder number 18   Photographs of Iron Mining Pits.
B5Box number 5 F17Folder number 17  Negatives of Iron Mining Pits.
B5Box number 5 F18Folder number 18  Photographs of land around iron mining pits.
B5Box number 5 F19Folder number 19  Negatives of land around mining area.
B5Box number 5 F20Folder number 20  Photographs of machinery.
B5Box number 5 F21Folder number 21  Photographs of machinery.
B5Box number 5 F22Folder number 22  Photographs of machinery.
B5Box number 5 F23Folder number 23   Negatives of machinery.
B5Box number 5 F24Folder number 24  Photographs of Mining Plant.
B5Box number 5 F25Folder number 25  Negatives of Mining Plant.
B5Box number 5 F26Folder number 26   Miscellaneous mining photographs.
B5Box number 5 F27Folder number 27   Miscellaneous mining negatives.
B5Box number 5 F28Folder number 28  Water runoff photographs and negatives.
B5Box number 5 F29Folder number 29   Negatives of spliced panoramic shots of mines.
C. Books
B5Box number 5 F30Folder number 30  Utah Mining Booklets.
B5Box number 5 F31Folder number 31  Mining Union Agreement Booklets.
B5Box number 5 F32Folder number 32  Final Draft of Iron Mining and Manufacturing in Iron County, Utah: 1850-1975.
B5Box number 5 F33Folder number 33  The Making, Shaping, and Treating of Steel.
IV. Cedar City, Surrounding Area, and Miscellaneous.
A. Documents
1. Newspaper Articles and PapersContainer number 1. Newspaper Articles and Papers
B6Box number 6 F1Folder number 1  Newspaper Article about historical Photo Exhibit organized by York Jones.
B6Box number 6 F2Folder number 2  Dixie Power Company
B6Box number 6 F3Folder number 3  Deseret Iron Company, Community Bell, and Lunt's Hotel and Stage Shop
B6Box number 6 F4Folder number 4  Maurice Graham, Western Air Express Pilot
B. Photographs
B6Box number 6 F5Folder number 5  Old Photographs of Cedar City.
B6Box number 6 F6Folder number 6  Old Cedar City Photographs and Negatives.
B6Box number 6 F7Folder number 7   Photocopies of photographs of Cedar City Buildings for Historic Display.
B6Box number 6 F8Folder number 8   Photographs of Power plants serving the Cedar City Area.
B6Box number 6 F9Folder number 9  Cedar Steam Plant Photographs
B6Box number 6 F10Folder number 10  Flood Photographs from the WSDA Soil Conservation Service
B6Box number 6 F11Folder number 11  Clemont B. Adams Photographs
B6Box number 6 F12Folder number 12  Bank of Southern Utah Photograph
B6Box number 6 F13Folder number 13  Aerial Photograph of New Castle Reservoir and Dam
B6Box number 6 F14Folder number 14  Slides of Iron Mines and surrounding area.
B6Box number 6 F15Folder number 15  Panoramic Photographs of Irons Mines and surrounding area.
B6Box number 6 F16Folder number 16  Photograph of Cedar City Utah National Guard, August, 1950.
B6Box number 6 F17Folder number 17   Painting of unidentified man given to York Jones from Lehi Hintz.
C. Books
B6Box number 6 F18Folder number 18  Book published by The Utah Parks Co. in 1927 about Zion National Park, Bryce National Park, and Grand Canyon.
B6Box number 6 F19Folder number 19  Story of the Grand Canyon of Arizona: A Popular Illustrated Account of its Rocks and Origin, by N.H. Darton.
D. Maps
Maps of the York Jones Collection have been moved and catalogued into the Special Collections Maps.