Guide to Women's Manuscript Collections

Browsing 51–100 of 656
Person Call Number Abstract
Walker, Elizabeth Metcalf MSS 8 This one-page typescript biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection briefly covers Elizabeth's life and is written by Myrtle Spackman Coombs. Myrtle describes Elizabeth as a 'loving devoted ...
Vincent, Sarah Sybil Douglas MSS SC 2902 This folder contains a spiral-bound, typed book written in 1991 as a Christmas present for Sybil’s children and grandchildren which contained a short family history from 1934-1991.
Van Buren, Lotta MSS 5 This collection includes four boxes, one of which contains a vast amount of correspondence during the years 1955 to 1960 between Brigham Young University and Henry Bizallion concerning Lotta's dona...
Valentine, Rose Ellen Bywater MSS SC 628 This manuscript is sixty-six typewritten pages long. A spiral bound autobiography entitled “Memories of Rose Ellen Bywater Valentine” edited by Dale M. Valentine and completed in 1962. The book begins
Tyler, Jan L. MSS SC 1109; MSS OH 906 Photocopy of a typewritten speech given by Jan Tyler at Brigham Young University in December 1977. It is eight pages long and was presented during Women's Awareness Week. Tyler repo...
Tuttle, Marne Whitaker MSS SC 1019 Marne's autobiography is 17 pages in length and typed for smooth reading. The literary style is written mostly in the 3rd person which may confuse the reader on authorship. However, th...
Turner, Susan Morris Buckwalter MSS SC 1735 This is an eight-page biography written by Helen Taylor Allison, Susan's great grandchild. It briefly describes the life of Susan Turner and also records various events and stories, such as when In...
Turley, Lola Jesamine Ollerton MSS SC 1713 This collection contains a five page typewritten biography of Lola Turley, written by her sister, Sadie Ollerton Clark. Lola's picture is included on the first page. This biography frequently div...
Tucker, Rebecca Althura Tonks MSS SC 835 The fifth folder in the collection contains biographical information relating to the life of Rebecca Althura Tonks Tucker. The folder contains short biographies for many members of the Tonks family...
Tubbs, Francis Annie Stuart MSS 8 This is a one-page typescript biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection, written by Francis's daughter, Francis Tubbs Hess. Francis describes the trek west as being rather calm, for the Ind...
Tracy, Nancy Naomi Alexander MSS SC 918 Nancy N. Tracy 's autobiography is written on 29 photocopied transcribed pages. The events of Nancy's life are classic of the very early Mormon pioneer wife. Because of her connecti...
Tonks, Martha Derricott MSS SC 835 Folder 5 of the Tonks Family collection is the one which contains biographical information relating to Martha Derricott Tonks. The folder holds short biographies for many members of the Tonks famil...
Timothy, Mary Jane King MSS SC 2758 This is a collection of 8 items pertaining to the Hutchings family and relatives. The items mostly make up a collection of life sketches and family newsletters. All items are primarily typescript phot
Tietjen, Ida Fredraca Kruger MSS SC 2781 This folder contains the three-page, typed autobiography of Ida Fredraca Kruger Tietjen which she wrote for her posterity 50 years from her writing. The last few lines which states her death
Thurber, Laura Ann Keeler MSS 436 This collection contains a 123-page handwritten autobiography/diary that has been encapsulated and bound and includes brief histories of Laura's parents, herself, James Thurber, and her children; p...
Thornton, Sarah Elizabeth Dunn MSS SC 834 fld 4 This manuscript is four typewritten pages long. Entitled “Incidents in The Life of Sarah Elizabeth Dunn Thornton as Related by Her to Her Children,” the history was written by her youngest daughter En
Thomson, Alice Thomlinson MSS SC 269 This collection contains three pieces of writing: the first and second are biographies of George Thomson, and the third is the biography of Alice Tomlinson Thomson. All three pieces are type-writt...
Thompson, Jane "Janie" MSS SC 2967 This folder contains a typed sketch of Jane Thompson’s life written by herself. The autobiography is broken up into sections of her life and topics relevant to her. The sections are titled
Thompson, Elizabeth Virginia Ward MSS SC 2728 This Folder contains a photocopy of the handwritten diary of Elizabeth Thompson. The diary contains several hundreds of pages dating from January 1, 1896 to March 1905. The first lines are "For the fi
Thompson, Elizabeth "Betsy" Virginia Ward MSS SC 2728 This manuscript is a 238-page photocopy of a handwritten diary belonging to Elizabeth Virginia Ward Thompson. It begins on 1 January 1896 and ends on or around 5 November 1905. Betsy opens her new acc
Thomas, Mary Davies Morgan MSS SC 871; MSS SC 234 This collection contains the biographies of Jonah Phillips and his wife Ann Thomas Phillips, both which are available in collections MSS SC 234, MSS SC 1837. This collection has been as...
Terry, Anna Margaret Evert MSS SC 3023 This folder contains two typed transcripts of oral history interviews with Anna Margaret Evert Terry conducted by her daughter, Anna Marie Andrews on February 2, 1977 (8 pages) and February 10, 1977 (
Terribilini, Virginia Allen MSS SC 1116 This collection contains almost 60 pieces of poetry, 11 personal essays, and 5 short stories written by Virginia. Also included is a letter from Roberta L. Cordon, the Stake Relief Society Preside...
Teeples, Harriet Betsy Cook MSS SC 2632 This manuscript is a 29-page photocopy of a typescript autobiography. It does not have an official title, but it does include a description: “This, a sketch of the life of Harriet B. Cook Teeples, was
Teasdale, Tilly MSS SC 929 This letter is written on one sheet of paper, folded into four sections. The hand- writing is a little faded and somewhat difficult to read. Tilly tells her friend of the journey to Mexico, witho...
Taylor, Mamie MSS SC 2361 This handwritten, 2-page letter is dated 27 October 1901 from Salida, Colorado. It is written by Mamie Taylor, and is addressed to her grandmother, whose name is unknown. There is a mention of a lette
Taylor, Louisa R. MSS SC 23 A short record book of the meetings of the Female Relief Society, with the first entry on January 24, 1854. The first meeting of the Society was held on February 9, 1854 in the home of one of the ...
Taylor, Edith Wharton Dallas MSS SC 2664 This manuscript is a copy of Edith Wharton Dallas Taylor’s master’s thesis, entitled “Money on the Hoof – Sometimes.” It covers the history of the cattle trade in Texas, and it numbers 81 typescript p
Taylor, Charlotte Elizabeth Liggett MSS SC 1744 This three-page biography was written by Helen Taylor Allison, Charlotte's granddaughter. It includes a brief history of Charlotte's life although there are many unclear parts, mostly in the beginn...
Tate, Elizabeth De La Mare MSS SC 901 This collection is a made up of two folders. In the first folder it a photocopied manuscript of Elizabeth’s personal diary. The Diary is one hundred and fifty-five pages all handwritten in a sloppy cu
Tarlock, Fay Ollerton MSS SC 1720 This is a two-leaf typewritten biography of Fay Ollerton Tarlock, written by her sister, Sadie Ollerton Clark in 1976. A small black and white photograph is included on the first page, presumably o...
Tanner, Mary Jane Mount Vault MSS 326 Vault MSS 326: This is a photocopy of a handwritten autobiography by Mary Jane Mount Tanner. She wrote it as a Jubilee Memorial, in honor of the Year of Jubilee. Mary calls it a short, abridged ske...
Tanner, Louetta Brown MSS SC 2691 This folder contains an original scrapbook belonging to Louetta Brown Tanner, numbering 85 pages of blue construction paper held together in a screw-post binding. The title of the book is, “Diary of L
Stringham, Susan Coleman Henrie MSS SC 249 This collection consists of a biography of Susan by a grandson, Gerald Henrie; two handwritten letters from half siblings of Susan to Gerald Henrie; a letter from the Daughters of Utah Pioneers and...
Stringham, Miranda Campbell MSS SC 1523; MSS 2077 This is a 34-page typed autobiography, titled the 'History of Miranda Campbell Stringham.' Included in the back is a 4-page ward newsletter from the Riverview Ward of December 1978 tha...
Stookey, Jemima Elizabeth Child MSS SC 1126 Jemima 's autobiography was published by her descendants, Paul and Gwenevere Stookey, who also wrote a small introduction to it. The autobiography is twenty-six pages long and the writing style...
Stone, Lucy Tuttle McKell MSS SC 2000 This is a five-page typescript autobiography. It begins with Lucy's childhood, describing Lucy as a brave youth. She often rode out in the country, and there is a description provided of her riding...
Stoddard, Emma Eckersley MSS 1464 A part of the Mary Ellen Stoddard Smith collection, a four-page typescript biography, is located in the thirty-eighth folder of the collection. The first part of the document is a recounting of Emm...
Stoddard, Ellen Spoward Izatt MSS 1464 Part of the Mary Ellen Stoddard Smith collection, this seven page typescript autobiography is located in the forty-first folder of the collection. Ellen starts her writing by describing her parentâ...
Stockman, Margaret MSS SC 398 Collection contains two pieces: the first is a book with 'Missionary Diary' written on the front. 'Herbert G. Stockman' is also written on the front cover, in the lower right-hand corner. The dia...
Stewart, Polly Richardson MSS 1799 This two-page typescript biography is included in Cleo Grigg Johnson Gilchrist's first book of remembrance. It briefly describes Polly's life, describing her has an uncomplaining woman who took ca...
Stewart, Ora Fern Pate MSS SC 2734 This collection contains 2 folders. The first folder contains a small, paperback book bound with a shoelace and numbering 162 typescript pages. The book is entitled, “I Talk About my Children.” There
Stevenson, Sarah Elnora White MSS 8 This is a three-page typescript biography included in the Margaret Steed Hess collection. The biography begins with a brief sketch of Sarah's parents and continues with Sarah's childhood. She recal...
Steed, Caroline Holland MSS 8 This is a two-page typewritten biography written by Margaret Steed Hess, Caroline's granddaughter. It includes an account of James Steed on the ship sailing from Liverpool to New Orleans; George Al...
Stayner, Emma Turner MSS 8 This is a four-page typescript biography included in the Margaret Steed Hess collection, and written by Emma's daughter, Katherine Stayner. She begins the biography by describing the house in which...
State, Katherine Handy Allred MSS SC 700 This collection consists of about 150 pages of personal writings, genealogical records, news clippings, family and legal documents, poetry, and photographs assembled to serve as Katherine's autobio...
Stark, Helen Candland MSS OH 1094; MSS OH 1304 This is a typewritten transcription of an interview conducted with Helen Candland Stark in 1977. In the record Helen talks about her childhood memories, recollections of her grandp...
Stark, Anna Elizabeth MSS SC 2296 This 28-page, typed and bound manuscript is an interview held by Helen Candland Stark, sister-in-law to Anna Stark, on 11 January 1982. It contains a rich history of Anna’s life and experiences as a d
Stallard, Patricia Yeary MSS SC 2668 This collection contains 2 folders. The first folder is a manuscript. It is a 137-page typescript draft of Patricia Yeary Stallard’s master’s thesis entitled, “Glittering Misery: Lives of Army Depende
Staker, Eliza Cusworth Burton MSS 492 This is a five-page typescript biography, written by Eliza's daughter, Eliza Jane Staker Day. She begins with Eliza's childhood in England, and briefly mentions Eliza attending the coronation of Qu...