Guide to Women's Manuscript Collections

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Barkdull, Ellen Cotterell MSS 8 This two-page typescript biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection was written by Ellen's niece, Bertha Cotterell Williams. She describes Ellen as having been a devoted wife, although she n...
Barker, Ann Greenall MSS SC 923 Ann's brief, typed biography was written by her granddaughter Ethel A. Dobson and is included in the Barker Family Biographies. She was described by her granddaughter as 'a most wonderful gentlewo...
Barker, Ann Morris MSS SC 923 Ann's biography was written by her great granddaughter, Hazel Barker Bott, in July of 1969. It was then typed by Arola B. McDonald and included in the collection entitled, 'The Family of Alfred Gr...
Barlow, Frances Parrish MSS SC 3022 This folder contains the life story of Frances Parrish Barlow published in June of 1990. The book is over 260 pages and unbound with pictures and newspaper clippings throughout. The book starts with a
Barney, Elvira Stevens MSS SC 263 This collection consists of a two-page biography of Elvira, a short note from Emmeline B. Wells dated 1892, a cousin's calling card, an invitation, a pale green lace ribbon, and a love letter to El...
Barrus, Elizabeth Ratcliffe MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography of Elizabeth, written by a friend. It is located in the third folder of the collection, which is labeled, Biogr...
Barthel, Mildred Louisa Vanderbeek MSS SC 1080 This collection contains Mildred's autobiography and poetry. Her twelve page typewritten autobiography relates many experiences that helped Mildred become a talented writer. Living in Washington ...
Bates, Irene May MSS 1861 This collection contains papers dealing with events in Irene's life. It is divided into four folders. The first folder contains information on her graduation from UCLA including a program of the co...
Bean, Mary Hannah Hayward Baker MSS SC 1140 This collection is a combination of various letters, genealogical materials, photos, biographies, and autobiographies of the Baker family. The section containing Mary's biography is four typewr...
Bean, Rebecca Rosetta Peterson MSS SC 2273 This 13-page typescript talk was prepared and delivered at a fireside. The date of the fireside is not provided. In this talk, Bean recounts her experiences and some of her husband, Willard Washington
Beaver County Woman's Suffrage Association MSS SC 48 This collection contains a notebook with meeting minutes, ribbons, newspaper articles, and other documents relating to the W.S.A. The minute notebook is full of the monthly meeting details, includ...
Beaver County Woman's Suffrage Association MSS SC 48 This collection contains a notebook with meeting minutes, ribbons, newspaper articles, and other documents relating to the W.S.A. The minute notebook is full of the monthly meeting details, includi...
Beebe, Carol Alldredge MSS SC 1077 This collection contains Carol's certificates, medical documents, letters, photographs, and a twenty-seven page autobiography written in December of 1977. Besides containing Carol's memories of ch...
Beesley, Elizabeth Ellen Solomon MSS SC 853 This collection contains biographical materials relating to the Beesley family. The biographies of Nellie and Frederick Beesley are included in this collection, as well as history of the Beesley M...
Bell, Elizabeth Payne MSS SC 175 This collection consists of biographical materials relating to the Payne family. Elizabeth's three page, typewritten biography was written and submitted by Ireta B. Mason in 1949. Only a brief ac...
Bell, Jane Brown MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography written by one of Jane's grandchildren. It is located in the third folder of the collection, which is labeled,...
Bell, Lucy Payne MSS SC 175 Lucy's brief biography is included in a collection of biographical materials related to the Payne family. Her biography is only one typewritten page which chronicles important events in Lucy's lif...
Bennion, Cora Lindsay MSS SC 906 Several letters, documents, and photographs make up this collection of Cora Bennion's memorabilia. These documents reveal that those who knew Cora considered her worthy of their respect. In lette...
Bennion, Eliza Ann Harker MSS SC 1128; BX 8670.07 .B4395b 1995- Americana Collection This collection consists of a 71 page, typed-spiral bound copy of a transcription of Eliza Bennion's journal prepared by her granddaughter Dawn Bennion Sandberg. It is a record of the years 1871-1...
Berger, Violet Evelyn Tonks MSS SC 835 The fifth folder in the collection contains biographical information relating to Violet Evelyn Tonks Berger. The folder holds short biographies for many members of the Tonks family. The section con...
Berry, Isabelle Maria Harris Merrill Nelson MSS SC 902 Isabelle's biography is part of a collection of Harris family biographies. The collection was donated by Belle Harris and contains pedigree charts and biographies of Isabelle's parents, siblings, ...
Bieler, Itha J. Galbraith 1900 This collection includes 151 typed pages written by both Itha and her husband Paul. The manuscript is bound in book form and includes an alphabetical index. Included are both Itha and Paul's ance...
Bingham, Mehitable Sawyer Hall MSS SC 902 Mehitable's biography is included in a collection of Harris Family Biographies. Mehitable and Benjamin's combined biography was written by their great-granddaughter Belle Harris Wilson about 1960....
Bird, Harriet Goble MSS 8; BX 8670 .A1 no.34 This four-page typescript is a biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection, written by Margaret Steed Hess. In her childhood, though her mother died young, Harriet's father took great ...
Bitner, Martina Marjorie Halseth MSS SC 431 This collection contains seven typed pages written by Madeline Bitner Wirthlin, the youngest daughter of Martina and Breneman Bitner. Two pages of family pictures are also included at the end of t...
Bjork, Eva Charlotta Anderson MSS 888 This collection is composed of two sets of papers. The first set is a six page photocopied diary of Eva's emigration from Sweden to Utah. The handwriting is easily read. She explains each step of t...
Bleak, Elizabeth Moore MSS 8; 920 no.91 (23) This two-page typescript biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection briefly records the general biographical information of Elizabeth Moore Bleak. She is described as a noble woman an...
Blyth, Margaret Mitchell Stubbart MSS SC 794 Margaret's brief biography is included in the Mitchell Family Biographies written by Pearl Elizabeth Mitchell Boyce, a granddaughter. The biography is a copy of seven handwritten pages describing ...
Boice, Louisa Marshall MSS SC 262 This collection contains items relating to Louisa and to her mother, Sarah Goode Marshall. There is some discrepancy between the authors of the collection as to Louisa's first name. In the autobi...
Bolinder, Charlotte Quist MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a one page typescript biography written on April 2, 1958. It is located in the second Hollinger box of the collection, in the eight folder, which ...
Bonnett, Frances Amelia Cluff MSS SC 2917 This file contains two folders with typed pages entitled “The First School in Northeast Provo,” and a scrapbook (including photos) describing the first school in northeast Provo (later to be known as
Booth, Morna Lamayne Hamaker MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a three-page typescript biography written by one of Morna's children. It is located in the third of the collection, which is labeled, Biogra...
Bourne, Jane Alder MSS 8 This two-page typescript biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection was written by Jane's granddaughter, Fern P. Bradley, in 1959. Fern provides a brief account of Jane's life, with some det...
Bowen, Emma Lucy Gates MSS 3 This large collection consists of ten boxes full of letters and papers. The letters are unique because they were Lucy and her family's primary source of communication when Lucy lived abr...
Boyce, Pearl Elizabeth Mitchell MSS SC 794 This manuscript is part of a collection of three histories, beginning with Pearl Elizabeth Mitchell Boyce. Her autobiography begins with eight pages of the photocopied original handwritten account of
Boyer, Aldena Elquist MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a four-page typescript biography written by La Dean Sutton. It is located in the third folder of the collection, which is labeled, Biographies...
Bradley, Betsy Elizabeth Kroll MSS SC 872 Betsy's biography is an 18-page typewritten manuscript which was complied by her great-great-granddaughter Callie O. Morley. It is entitled 'Pioneer History of Betsy Elizabeth Kroll Bradley: Pione...
Bradshaw, Elizabeth Simpson Haigh MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a three-page typescript biography written by Elizabeth's granddaughter, Saraha Astle Call. It is located in the third folder of the collection, which
Brady, Anna Lindquist MSS SC 899 This collection contains an autobiography of Anna Lindquist Brady and some loose letters and photographs. The autobiography is twenty-nine typewritten pages and is bound in a book of remembrance. ...
Brimhall, Flora Robertson MSS 458 This collection consists of a seven-page, typewritten autobiography, which Flora dictated to Minnie I. Hodapp on August 31, 1938. The autobiography begins with background on Flora's parents. Flor...
Brinkerhoff, Hellen Lucinda Leithead MSS SC 1103 This collection contains the biographies of the James Leithead Family. Each biography consists of copied pages and many include pictures of the subjects and of their families. Also included in the ...
Brockbank, Mary Ann Park MSS SC 1000 This is a typewritten copy of Mary's biography of her parents entitled, Biographical Sketch of John and Louise Smith Park, however the bulk of this seven page account is autobiographical. She f...
Brooks, Juanita Leavitt Pulsipher MSS SC 558 Juanita's brief biographical sketch and journals are included in the Pulsipher Family Papers collection. The collection includes family records dating as far back as 1708, with David Pulsipher who...
Brower, Martha Ann Barker Bateman MSS SC 923 Martha's brief biography is included in an 18 page collection of biographies for the family of her father Alfred Great Barker (1795-1873). The collection includes biographies, obituaries, and pict...
Brown, Mabel Nellie Jeffs MSS SC 1057 This collection reflects the events in Mabel Nellie Jeffs Brown's life. Mrs. Brown has enclosed a small note describing the collection. She writes, '12 photos, 3 of my many certificates and award...
Brunsdale, Rhoda Ashton Fletcher MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a three-page typescript biography written by one of Rhoda's grandchildren, Floadeane Patterson. It is located in the third folder of the collect...
Buckwalter, Sarah Shuler MSS SC 1738 This three-leaf biography was written by Helen Taylor Allison, Sarah's great-great granddaughter, and on the last page is a picture of a man and woman (presumably of Sarah and John). Helen describe...
Bullock, Martha MSS 886 This collection consists of Martha's diary entries from December 1, 1868 to January 14, 1869 describing her family's journey from Provo, Utah to 'the muddy,' which they were sent to settle. The en...
Bullock, Maurine Olson MSS SC 2929 This folder contains a hard-bound, typed book of Maurine Olson Bullock’s autobiography. A professor at Brigham Young University, William G. Hartley, recorded approximately 20 interviews
Burgener, Clara MSS SC 198 This collection consists of 8 typewritten pages from Clara's journal about her trip to Europe. Clara's three main reasons for taking the tour were: 1) to attend the dedication of the Mormon temple...