Guide to Women's Manuscript Collections

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Person Call Number Abstract
Abbott, Delila Richards MSS SC 1646; MSS 1657; see also JK 8466. A22x; BX 8670.1. G17a 1981 The first collection (MSS SC 1646) is comprised of one folder, which contains photocopies of four newspaper articles dated 1954, 1957, 1960, and 1962. The 1954 article announces Abbott's election to b
Abegg, Isaura Bentley MSS 1642 This collection consists of two boxes, which include Isaura Bentley Abegg's diaries. They cover January 1, 1952 to July 4, 1952, April 19, 1964 to September 1, 1964, the years 1966, 1967, 1968, 196...
Acuna, Maria L. MSS SC 1118 This collection contains four letters between members of the Acuna family from 1866 to 1909. Three letters are written by Maria L. Acuna to her brother, Rumardo Acuna, in San Francisco. The fourth ...
Adams, Charlotte H. Evans MSS 630 The collection is titled “Charlotte H. Evans Adams and Henry A. Orme letters,” and is comprised of one folder that contains a handwritten account of Charlotte Adams's experience of hearing Martin Harr
Adams, Dorothy Marie Rasmussen MSS OH 3 This collection includes an oral history tape (165 minutes in length) and a transcript (28 pages in length) that consists of an interview between Dorothy Adams and Richard Swanson on August 4, 1973...
Adams, Maria (Mary) Barbara Bolanz MSS SC 679 This manuscript is a collection of several folders containing manuscripts of Thomas Adams and family. In the third folder information can be found on Mary Barbara Bolanz Adams. The manuscript is forty
Adams, Mary Ann Leech MSS SC 679 This manuscript is a collection of several folders containing manuscripts of Thomas Adams and family. In the third folder information can be found on Mary Ann Leech Adams. This manuscript is forty-fou
Adams, Verda Spencer MSS 6263 The collection is comprised of one folder, which contains a typed thirty-three-page autobiography of Verda Spencer Adams, written 1978-1979 and includes a handwritten note at the end, dated 1989. The
Aiu, Myrtle Ngit Ung Kwock MSS SC 1102 This manuscript is twelve typewritten pages long. The first ten pages are Myrtle's history and experiences. One page has just one typed line on it saying Myrtle apologizes for her untidiness. T...
Aldridge, Anna Rolph MSS SC 506 The collection is comprised of one folder that contains a photocopied biography of Annie Aldridge's life, a family tree with photographs of each of Annie’s children, and an LDS temple ordinance chart
Allderman, Valerie Evelyn Arbuckle MSS SC 1106 This autobiography is seven pages long, handwritten in ink. It is somewhat difficult to follow because the writing jumps from idea to idea and does not consistently go in chronological order. V...
Allen, Amanda Inez Knight MSS SC 2846 This folder contains a notebook which Inez Knight wrote in during her time at the Brigham Young Academy in 1894, the semester starting January 8 of that year according to the first page.
Allen, Ida Lowry MSS 6029 The collection is comprised of one folder, which contains the original, hand-written journal of Ida Lowry Allen from the year 1888 while she was living in Springville, Utah. Also included is a typed t
Allen, Inez Knight MSS SC 932 The collection contains Inez's actual diary and although the ink has faded her writing is clear and easy to decipher. It begins the day she leaves Utah enroute for England. Inez transcribed into th...
Allen, Maria Cowley MSS SC 843 This collection was donated by Carrie Ricks Salvesen on 3 May 1976. Her father, Joel Ricks, interviewed a number of pioneer settlers concerning their early experiences in Logan, Utah. Maria's porti...
Allred, Twylla Dawn O'Dell MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a three-page typescript biography written by Pat Allred. It is located in the second folder of the collection, which is labeled, Biographies, A...
Anderson, Alice Bevan MSS 827 Alice Bevan Anderson was born on December 31, 1885 in Tooele, Tooele County, Utah, as the eldest child of Joseph Shields Bevan and Emma Elkington. She entered school at age ten, but her family late...
Anderson, Artemesia Draper MSS SC 1021 This biography was written by Artemesia's granddaughter, Grace B. Westenskow in 1978. The brief history of Artemesia is four typewritten pages long and covers Artemesia's life from 1857-1940, b...
Anderson, Beatrice Margaret Brim MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography located in the second folder of the collection, which is labeled, 'Biographies, Ad-Ar.' There is almost no pe...
Anderson, Bethia Powell Gustaveson MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collect, this is a brief two-page typescript biography of Bethia Anderson, located in the second folder of the collection, which labeled, 'Biographies, Ad-Ar.' The...
Anderson, Caroline Sophia MSS 2843 The collection is titled “Biography of Emil Anderson and his Wives,” and is comprised of one folder, which contains five typewritten pages photocopied from microfilm. Laura Logie Timpson, Camp Histori
Anderson, Ellen Hanson MSS SC 1613 The collection is comprised of one folder that contains five typewritten pages titled “A Sketch of the Life of My Grand-Mother Ellen Hanson.” Ellen’s great-granddaughter Blenda Ottosen Christianson wr
Anderson, Emma Mathilda Hult MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a one-page typescript biography written by Emma's grandson, Rex Anderson, and is located in the second folder of the collection, which is labele...
Anderson, Janet Hale MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a three-page typescript biography, located in the second folder of the collection, which is labeled, 'Biographies, Ad-Ar.â' The manuscript beg...
Anderson, Mabel Luke MSS SC 313 Although very little biographical information can be found in this collection, a very important part of Mabel Luke Anderson's life is included. This collection contains printed programs, news artic...
Anderson, Mabel Luke MSS SC 313 Although very little biographical information can be found in this collection, a very important part of the Mabel Luke Anderson's life is included. This collection contains printed programs, news...
Anderson, Rachael Holbrook MSS SC 241 The collection is a typewritten transcript of the funeral services of Rachael Anderson, which was conducted in Manti, Utah, on June 19, 1946. It contains both laudatory and biographical informatio...
Anderson, Rachel Holbrook MSS SC 241 The collection is a typewritten transcript of the funeral services of Rachael Anderson, which was conducted in Manti, Utah, on June 19, 1946. It contains both laudatory and biographical information...
Anderson, Vivienne Mason MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography written in 1960 by Vivienne's son, David. It is located in the second folder of the collection, which is labeled...
Andrus, Abigail Jane Daley MSS SC 188 The biography was written by Abigail's granddaughter, Stella Fisher Brossard. This brief history of Abigail is two typewritten pages and focuses mostly on capturing important moments in her lif...
Andrus, Zina Alberta Allen MSS SC 1906 This is a four-leaf typescript autobiography, copied for Zina by her son, Hyrum Leslie Andrus on May 10, 1971. There is little personal detail, although towards the beginning of the manuscript, the...
Antle, Rosy MSS SC 919 Rosy Antle's diary chronicles her daily experiences of crossing the plains in a wagon train with her family. This diary is thirteen-pages of typescript and begins on 1 May 1865 with daily entri...
Armstrong, Mary Ann Jane Simkins MSS SC 594 This manuscript is eight typewritten pages long. The first four pages are a family history of John Christopher Armstrong and Mary Kirkbride Armstrong, the parents of John Graham Armstrong. This four-p
Armstrong, Mary Kirkbride MSS SC 594 This manuscript is eight typewritten pages long. The first four pages are a family history of John Christopher Armstrong and Mary Kirkbride Armstrong. John’s biography is two pages long and speaks mos
Arrington, Janell Ravsten MSS SC 1006 Janell Arrington's autobiography consists of 9 typewritten pages. She shares stories of her childhood in Clarkston, Utah, a farming community, and she also writes of her education, family, and ...
Astor, Mary MSS SC 435 This collection consists of an eighty page scrapbook of newspaper and magazine articles relating to Mary Astor's acting career in film and radio. The articles have been clipped from newspapers and ...
Atkin, Annie Maud Tate MSS SC 4240 The collection contains three folders of photocopied handwritten letters. The first folder contains letters from Annie’s mother Elizabeth and span February 1916 to November 1917. Elizabeth expresses h
Backman, Emily Elizabeth Bengstron MSS 8 This is a two-page typescript biography, from the Margaret Steed Hess collection. It provides basic biographical information and describes Emily as a kind, generous person, and also a good cook. Af...
Bacon, Reva Morgan MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescrip biography located in the third folder of the collection, which is labeled, Biographies, Ba-By. It is extremely concise...
Baker, Amanda Caroline Jensen MSS SC 1140 This collection is a combination of various letters, genealogical materials and biographies of the Baker family. The section containing information about Amanda consists of a two typewritten pa...
Baker, Anna Sophia Boyce MSS SC 1140 This collection is a combination of various letters, genealogical materials and biographies of the Baker family. The section containing information about Anna consists of photographs, poems, Wal...
Baker, Hannah Burns Ramsay MSS SC 1140 This collection is a combination of various letters, genealogical materials and biographies of the Baker family. The section containing information about Hannah consists of a short biography an...
Baker, Hannah Hayward MSS SC 1140 This collection is a combination of various letters, genealogical materials, and biographies of the Baker family. The section containing information on Hannah's family includes pictures, poems ...
Baker, Karen Marie Karoline Jensen MSS SC 1140 This collection is a combination of various letters, genealogical materials, photos, biographies, and autobiographies of the Baker family. The section with information about Carrie Jensen Baker con...
Baker, Lillie Liston MSS SC 1140 This collection is a combination of various letters, genealogical materials, photos, biographies, and autobiographies of the Baker family. The section containing Lillie's biography, written by R...
Baker, Luvera Ellen Ensign Preece MSS 8 This is a two-page typescript biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection, written by Luvera's great-granddaughter, Lucy Preece Stewart. There is very little personal information about Luvera...
Baker, Nicolena Marie Bertelsen MSS SC 1140 This collection is a combination of various letters, genealogical materials, photos, biographies, and autobiographies of the Baker family. The section containing Lena's biography is five typewr...
Ballard, Margaret McNeil MSS 484; BX 8670.07. B212 This autobiography, written in 1917, is 59 typewritten pages. Some of the typing has faded, so the archive staff has retyped most of the pages in order to preserve it. Margaret writes ...
Ballard, Margaret McNiel MSS SC 843 This collection contains twenty-four typewritten manuscripts all of which are biographies or autobiographies of pioneers who helped to settle Logan, Utah. The collection is entitled “Early Recollectio
Ballif, Algie Eggertsen MSS OH 55; MSS 1554 This collection is a transcription of an interview held with Algie E. Ballif when she was 78 years old. Algie briefly discusses her early life in Provo and her thoughts regarding her...