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American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Utah records

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:The American Civil Liberties Union of Utah records (1957-1994) consist of documents concerned with the administrative functions of the local chapter and the civil liberties issues with which the chapter was involved. Though the collection covers the organization since its founding in 1958, the bulk of the collection consists of records from the directorships of James Joy (1974-1976), Shirley Pedler (1976-1987), Robyn Blumner (1987-1989) and Michele Parish (1989-1992). Documents from the early years of the organization, as well as from the directorship of Steve Cook (1972-1974), are also found.
 
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Edwin Brown Firmage papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:The Edwin Brown Firmage papers (1780-2014) consist of speeches, essays, articles, book drafts, notes, correspondence, news letters, pamphlets, and reports, among other papers, surrounding Firmage's vast interests. Firmage is a former professor of international and constitutional law at the University of Utah.
 
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Ronald E. Poelman papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:The Ronald E. Poelman papers (1984) consist of an original and corrected version of a speech, entitled The Gospel and the Church, he delivered in the October 1984 General Conference of the LDS Church. Poelman was a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy at the time of the speech.
 
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Richard Douglas Poll papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:The Richard Douglas Poll papers (1844-1994) contain essays; correspondence; articles; personal and family materials; research on the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), LDS Church apostles and prophets, "new" LDS Church history, world history, and communism; scrapbooks; and papers written by Poll with others and by others. Richard Douglas Poll (1918-1994) was a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), a first lieutenant in the United States Air Force, a Vice President for Administration at Western Illinois University (WIU), a successful professor and writer of LDS Church history, and a civic-minded individual who spoke out on anti-communism and academic freedom.
 
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B. H. Roberts papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:The B. H. Roberts papers (1825-1976) consist of an autobiography of Roberts, genealogical information, journals, correspondence, scrapbooks, poems, speeches, commentaries on religious subjects, L. D. S. missionary materials, articles, newspaper clippings, manuscripts, and books. The significance of these papers is manifested in Roberts' discussion of church-state relations the multi-volume history of the L.D. S. church, the investigation of the scriptural origins of the Mormon faith, the reflections upon and analysis of theological and philosophical topics, and the formulation of the church's missionary pedagogy.
 
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Thomas G. Truitt essay

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:The Thomas G. Truitt essay (1974) is entitled "Beliefs, Attitudes, and Actions toward the Constitutional Government of the United States by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1900." He worked as a reference specialist in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) Historical Department Library.

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