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The Delbert H. Adams Collection

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Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: The Delbert H. Adams Collection
Dates: 1915/1970 (inclusive)
Collection Number: MS 182
Summary: 3 linear feet
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

Box 1: Correspondence

Fd 1 A. I. Louis Wool, Hides and Furs: June 11, 1921

Fd 2 Clay Adams (brother): May 6, 1927

Fd 3 D. H. Adams: 1916 - January 29, 1937

Fd 4 Dean Adams (son): May 25, 1923 - April 28, 1934

Fd 5 Adams Family Reunion: August 1933

Fd 6 Frank D. Adams (brother): April 16, 1920 - November 7, 1921

Fd 7 Fred Adams (son): October 21, 1935

Fd 8 Hyrum Adams (father): May 14, 1921

Fd 9 June Adams (daughter): March 28, 1930

Fd 10 Mary Adams (daughter): April 29, 1935

Fd 11 Sarah Adams (wife): December 7, 1919 - October 21, 1935

Fd 12 Adams and Leland, Wool Commission Merchants: April 25, 1934 - September 29, 1936

Fd 13 Adams and Sons Co.: September 21, 1929 - March 29, 1934

Fd 14 Agricultural College of Utah: September 17, 1921

Fd 15 American Packing and Provision Co.: January 4, 1926

Fd 16 American Rumbouillet Sheep Breeder's Association: August 3, 1932

Fd 17 Assessor's office, Weber county: March 15, 1927

Fd 18 J. Baller: October 18, 1936

Fd 19 Barnes Banking Company: December 14, 1920

Fd 20 A. G. Barney: February 6, 1936

Fd 21 Beneficial Life Insurance Company of Utah: September 8, 1921 - March 7, 1927

Fd 22 J. Jo Bentley: July 10, 1931

Fd 23 Box Elder County: November 3, 1927 - February 4, 1935

Fd 24 Boyle Furniture Co.: December 23, 1926 - October 13, 1927

Fd 25 Bozell and Jacobs, Inc.: November 1, 1935

Fd 26 Burgess Live Stock Commission Co.: August 29, 1932 - September 2, 1932

Fd 27 R. L. Bybee: February 2, 1915

Fd 28 Cache County: July 1, 1920 - July 30, 1920

Fd 29 Laurence G. Carter: February 24, 1933

Fd 30 Frank Clark: no date

Fd 31 Chas. Clayton: February 8, 1927

Fd 32 Commercial National Bank: August 14, 1922

Fd 33 Commercial Security Bank: October 14, 1925 - December 3, 1925

Fd 34 Consolidated Wagon and Machine Company: December 15, 1920 - March 12, 1934

Fd 35 Continental National Bank: October 27, 1923 - November 23, 1926

Fd 36 Cordingley and Co., Inc.: November 23, 1935

Fd 37 A. Crandell: February 16, 1933

Fd 38 D. G. Nelson and Sons: November 21, 1927

Fd 39 D. Kennedy Staple and Fancy Grocer: no date (indecipherable)

Fd 40 Davis County, County Treasurer: November 18, 1914 - June 17, 1935

Fd 41 Davis County Farm Bureau: November 1920

Fd 42 Davis and Weber counties Canal Co.: June 10, 1931 - December 29, 1932

Fd 43 Dearden Bros.: October 4, 1926

Fd 44 Dewey, Gould and Co.: May 31, 1929

Fd 45 deWit Bros. Co.: January 30, 1926

Fd 46 E. H. Jones, Jr. Dealer in General Merchandise: January 17, 1932

Fd 47 E. LeRoy Shields, County Attorney: January 12, 1928

Fd 48 Eisemann Brothers Wool: July, 6, 1926 - July 16, 1931

Fd 49 Ellison Ranching Company: January 17, 1920 - March 1, 1934

Fd 50 Ellwood Farms Co.: September 28, 1926

Fd 51 Walter Elmar: March 19, 1936

Fd 52 Farm Credit Administration: no date

Fd 53 Farmers' Cash Union: September 9, 1924

Fd 54 Farmers Union Commission Co.: November 19, 1926

Fd 55 Farmers Union of Layton: January 4, 1926 - December 31, 1932

Fd 56 First National Bank: June 12, 1915 - August 25, 1931

Fd 57 Joseph H. Francis: January 15, 1937

Fd 58 Franklin County, Idaho: August 15, 1929 - 1931

Fd 59 George A. Lowe Co.: April 27, 1928 - December 13, 1928

Fd 60 George Tomlinson Livestock Commission Co.: October 18, 1926 - January 12, 1927

Fd 61 Globe Grain and Milling Co.: December 1, 1931 - March 18, 1932

Fd 62 David Green: October 9, 1926

Fd 63 C. W. Hall: June 6, 1936

Fd 64 William W. Harris: February 8, 1927

Fd 65 Harry B. Black Sheep Commission Company: September 13, 1927 - August 22, 1928

Fd 66 Holmes Creek Irrigation Co.: October 12, 1926 - October 5, 1929

Fd 67 Home Owners Loan Corp.: June 18, 1935 - October 24, 1935

Fd 68 Homeland Realty Co., Inc.: September 22, 1928

Fd 69 Lorenzo E. Hoskins: January 23, 1937

Fd 70 Hunsaker Live Stock Commission Company: November 24, 1926

Fd 71 Inland Printing Company: November 19, 1935 - February 26, 1936

Fd 72 Inter-Mountain Live Stock Show: April 7, 1925 - April 2, 1926

Fd 73 Internal Revenue Service, Treasury Department: 1917 - February 7, 1922

Fd 74 Interstate Commerce Commission: January 2, 1934 - June 11, 1934

Fd 75 J. A. Carver, Prosecuting Attorney: July 16, 1926

Fd 76 Jone Jensen: March 10, 1934

Fd 77 John Clay and Co.: January 9, 1929 - September 12, 1932

Fd 78 John H. Anderson and Sons: December 26, 1925 - July 8, 1927

Fd 79 John R. Gibbs General Merchandise: November 28, 1925 - July 31, 1936

Fd 80 James H. Judd: October 24, 1923

Fd 81 Kaysville City Corporation: May 17, 1924 - August 14, 1927

Fd 82 Kaysville City Treasurer: August 14, 1927 - September 24, 1927

Fd 83 Kaysville-Layton Milling Company: December 29, 1928

Fd 84 Alfred Kearl: August 16, 1926 - May 19, 1936

Fd 85 Kenner Brothers, S. H. Kenner: June 20, 1932 - June 24, 1933

Fd 86 E. G. King: November 21, 1930

Fd 87 Senator William H. King: March 19, 1934

Fd 88 Silas Kirshaw: no date

Fd 89 L. L. Keller, Keller Bros: September 27, 1926 - April 19, 1934

Fd 90 Latter-Day Saints' Hospital, Dr. W. H. Groves: March 21, 1926

Fd 91 Layton Electric Supply: December 3, 1926

Fd 92 Layton Golden Rule Store: May 1, 1926

Fd 93 Layton Town Water Works Department: February 1, 1936

Fd 94 Layton Utah Post Office: December 17, 1919

Fd 95 Layton Water System: November 7, 1925 - December 22, 1928

Fd 96 LeRoy B. Young, Lawyer: May 12, 1926

Box 2: Correspondence

Fd 1 McBride Drug Co.: April 30, 1927

Fd 2 Don C McCrary: November 20, 1920

Fd 3 McKay Brothers Livestock: December 13, 1920

Fd 4 Mrs. Andre McLean: September 2, 1931

Fd 5 Marion Hotel: November 16, 1926

Fd 6 DJ W. Marriott: January 24, 1934

Fd 7 M. S. Marriott: February 25, 1927

Fd 8 Wells Marriott: April 18, 1926

Fd 9 Maytag Intermountain Co.: January 25, 1927 - April 25, 1927

Fd 10 Melady Bros Live Stock Commission Merchants: July 6, 1921

Fd 11 Merrion and Wilkins, Sheep Commission Company: September 17, 1929

Fd 12 George C. Mitchell: November 30, 1925

Fd 13 Monson Lumber Company, Ltd.: October 29, 1926

Fd 14 Morrison-Merrill and Co.: Summer 1933 - May 2, 1935

Fd 15 Moses Andreasen Dealer: October 18, 1926

Fd 16 Jack Murry: November 17, 1926

Fd 17 National Bank of the Republic: July 9, 1918 - October 6, 1919

Fd 18 National Wool Growers Association: August 30, 1928

Fd 19 Nevada State: January 2, 1931 - January 2, 1932

Fd 20 Newspaper article, D. H. Adams, $300 gift (two copies - The Standard-Examiner): December 27, 1928

Fd 21 Newspaper article, D. H. Adams, debt: no date

Fd 22 Newspaper article, D. H. Adams, cougar (The World Herald, Omaha): April 6, 1927

Fd 23 Newspaper article, D. H. Adams, hunter in Mexico - two separate articles (two copies of one - The Salt Lake Tribune): one dated March 8, 1931

Fd 24 Newspaper article, D. H. Adams, Idaho big game (two copies): 1928

Fd 25 Newspaper article, D. H. Adams, Moose Hunt, two day article (The Weekly Reflex): November 7, 1935

Fd 26 Newspaper article, D. H. Adams, Muskrat farm: March 29, 1923

Fd 27 Newspaper article, Adams Family Photo (Dell Adams in the middle - The Salt Lake Tribune): November 3, 1934

Fd 28 Newspaper article, Frank D. Adams (brother): 1934

Fd 29 Newspaper article, Rufus Adams (brother): no date

Fd 30 Newspaper article, Fort Hall (The Salt Lake Tribune): May 6, 1923

Fd 31 Newspaper article, "Ouch, It Hurts" (Tribune): no date

Fd 32 Newspaper article, Vernon Morgan (Tribune): July 7, 1934

Fd 33 North American Accident Insurance Company: March 2, 1931

Fd 34 Ogden Auto Service Co.: October 15, 1920

Fd 35 Ogden Live Stock Commission: January 10, 1927 - February 25, 1927

Fd 36 Ogden Live Stock Exchange: December 16, 1926

Fd 37 Ogden Livestock Show: December 30, 1931

Fd 38 Ogden Lodge: October 28, 1925 - December 9, 1929

Fd 39 Ogden Paint, Oil and Glass Co.: March 3, 1934 - July 13, 1934

Fd 40 Ogden Railway employees Federal Credit Union - pass book: May 17, 1956 - July 3, 1958

Fd 41 Ogden Standard: February 28, 1919

Fd 42 Ogden State Bank: November 10, 1926 - April 19, 1933

Fd 43 Ogden Wholesale Grocery Co.: April 27, 1926 - June 27, 1926

Fd 44 Omaha Live Stock Exchange: December 30, 1920 - May 21, 1927

Fd 45 Overland Lumber Co.: September 23, 1926

Fd 46 Pacific Finance Corporation: March 18, 1933

Fd 47 Parsons Livestock Commission Co.: April 6, 1925 - April 5, 1926

Fd 48 Peck Bros.: January 5, 1927 - August 27, 1932

Fd 49 William A. Penrod (in bad condition): August 6

Fd 50 Glen Perrins: March 7, 1931

Fd 51 Thornton W. Petersen: January 21, 1933

Fd 52 Pratt and Pratt, Lawyers; A. E. Pratt: October 20, 1925 - October 12, 1929

Fd 53 Production Credit Corporation of Berkeley: April 25, 1934 - May 23, 1935

Fd 54 Promontory-Curlew Land Company: April 18, 1923 - October 11, 1927

Fd 55 Enos S. Puliger: September 22, 1933

Fd 56 Regional Agricultural Credit Corporation, Farm Credit Administration: February 1, 1934 - January 6, 1939

Fd 57 St. Joseph and Grand Island Railway Company: September 15, 1927

Fd 58 Sanitary Market, Wholesale and Retail: April 30, 1926 - October 28, 1930

Fd 59 Shirley Heywood General Millwork: September 3, 1926 - October 1, 1926

Fd 60 John W. Smith: July 27, 1926 - December 1927

Fd 61 Thorald Smith: September 1, 1931

Fd 62 Uarda Sorensen: May 28, 1932

Fd 63 Southern Pacific Co.: March 25, 1920 - December 29, 1933

Fd 64 State Board of Agriculture: September 10, 1921 - May 18, 1931

Fd 65 State Game and Fish Department: July 29, 1929

Fd 66 Stockgrowers, Incorp.: September 25, 1931 - December 3, 1931

Fd 67 William Sylvester: November 10, 1931

Fd 68 T. McClure Peters, Attorney and Counselor at Law: February 16, 1925

Fd 69 Thatcher Brothers Banking Company: January 17, 1930

Fd 70 Thomas D. Dee Memorial Hospital: March 26, 1927 - April 4, 1934

Fd 71 Joe B. Thompson: December 26, 1933

Fd 72 Tom: January 15, 1927

Fd 73 Tooele County: April 1, 1918

Fd 74 Tremont Coal and Grain Company: November 1, 1926

Fd 75 Union Pacific: November 20, 1925 - November 25, 1935

Fd 76 Union Stock Yards, Ogden: January 9, 1925 - September 14, 1932

Fd 77 Union Stock Yard and Transit company of Chicago, IL: October 22, 1936

Fd 78 United States Department of Agriculture: February 24, 1927

Fd 79 United States Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Biological Survey: March 29, 1927 - November 22, 1934

Fd 80 United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service: October 23, 1918 - November 1, 1936

Fd 81 United States Department of the Interior, General Land Office: April 17, 1928

Fd 82 United States District Court (Subpoena): March 19, 1933

Fd 83 United States Food Administration, Federal Food Administrator for Utah: July 27, 1918

Fd 84 Unknown: no date

Fd 85 Utah-Idaho Livestock Commission Co.: April 1, 1927 - April 8, 1927

Fd 86 Utah Livestock Production Credit Association: March 31, 1934 - September 24, 1936

Fd 87 Utah Power and Light company: December 16, 1919 - April 5, 1922

Fd 88 Utah State Land Office: June 30, 1922 - April 19, 1935

Fd 89 Utah State Live Stock board: September 17, 1919

Fd 90 Utah State Woolgrowers Ass'n: August 21, 1920 - April 10, 1934

Fd 91 Utah Tire and Repair Company: September 30, 1919

Fd 92 W. R. Smith and Son: August 25, 1925 - October 1, 1928

Fd 93 Walter Gilmore, Practical Taxidermist: July 25, 1927

Fd 94 Ward Brothers, J. W. Ward: December 20, 1928

Fd 95 George M. Ward: December 6, 1926

Fd 96 Weber Count, County Treasurer: January 12, 1920 - April 5, 1920

Fd 97 West Layton Ward: December 23, 1919 - April 10, 1925

Fd 98 Western Gateway Storage Co.: October 22, 1932 - November 25, 1935

Fd 99 Whitesides Plumbing and Heating: October 15, 1926 - May 15, 1933

Fd 100 Wilson Lumber Company: October 9, 1926 - May 15, 1935

Fd 101 William Wilson: August 25, 1928

Fd 102 Photographs: 1855 - October 24, 1939

Adams Reunion 1855

Andrew and Dell 1928

Dell Adams 1928

Dell Adams and Mt. goat 1928

Dell Adams 1934

Dell as Jim Bridger Ogden Pioneer Days July 22-24, 1934

Dell at Buffalo Bill's grave December 7, 1937

Family December 1938

Family (kids) December 1938

Grandma and Grandpa December 1938

Dell, Frank, Clay, Chas 1939

Hyrum Adams and sons October 24, 1939

Dell and Chas

Mrs. D. H. Adams

Box 3: Ledger
file 1.: Account Ledger: 1939 - 1940
Box 4: Ledger
item 1.: Account Ledger: 1936 - 1969
Box 5: Ledgers
item 1.: Ledger: 1915 - 1934
item 2.: Ledger: 1926 - 1950
item 3.: Ledger: 1951 - 1955
Box 6: Ledgers
item 1.: Ledger: 1951 - 1969
item 2.: Ledger: 1960 - 1966 and 1970

Content Description +/-

This collection contains correspondence between D. H. Adams and various companies around the Ogden area. Most of the items deal with Adams and his livestock trade. The collection is organized alphabetically by the title on the letterhead.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Open to public research.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

This collection is arrranged by subject group.

Acquisition Information:

Gift

Processing Note:

This collection was processed by a Special Collections processor.

Creator:

Adams, Delbert H.

Language:

Collection materials are in English.

Sponsor:

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Quantity:

1 box

Language of the Finding Aid:

Finding guide is in English in Latin script.

Author of the Finding Aid:

Sarah Langsdon

EAD Creation Date:

2011

Standard:

Finding aid based on DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard).

Subjects +/-

Subject Terms:

Correspondence
Livestock--United States--Marketing
Stockyards

Personal Names:

Adams, Delbert H.

Geographical Names:

Ogden, Utah

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