Guide to Women's Manuscript Collections

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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...
Bryner, Ellen Farozine Redd MSS SC 2610 This folder contains two items. The first is a single-page, handwritten note, dated December 1955 and addressed to Wendell, one of Ellen’s nephews. The note tells of Ellen’s decision to not try to get
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...
Burgess, Mariah Pulsipher MSS 1271 Mariah's biography is a five-page, typewritten document contained in a collection of biographies from the Huntington Chapter of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers. Her biography was written by a grand...
Burk, Emily Jane Smith MSS 8 This four-page typescript provides a brief account of Emily Jane Smith Burk's life. As a child, she attended one of the best schools of the time, although the children walked seven to eight miles e...
Burmester, Emma Rowberry MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a one-page typescript biography in the third folder of the collection, which is labeled, Biographies, Ba- By. The manuscript describes Emma...
Burns, Cumorah Smith MSS 326 This four-page typewritten biography of Cumorah Smith Burns was written by Ruby Kate Smith for the Samuel H. Smith Family Association in 1957 as a tribute on her eightieth birthday and is found in ...
Burton, Rozenna Dridge MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a one-page typescript biography written by one of Rozenna's grandchildren, Rae Mae Brown. It is located in the third folder of the collection, w...
Burton, Sarah Ann Garr MSS 8 This one-page typescript biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection was written by Ada M. Burton. During the trip west, she walked most of the way, although she rode occasionally when too ti...
Bushman, Lois Angeline Smith MSS SC 792 The biography of Lois Angeline Smith Bushman was written in 1937 by Lois' daughter, Maria Elizabeth Bushman Smith. It is typewritten and is 35 pages long. Maria states the various sources she use...
Butler, Susan Elizabeth Redd MSS SC 2613 This manuscript is a single, half-sheet of paper, on which is handwritten a short story, entitled, “The Cat. A Composition by Susie E. Redd, Colonia Juárez, Mar. 31st, 1893.”
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Butler, Susan Elizabeth Redd MSS SC 2315 This collection is comprised of 3 folders, the first containing 27 pages of construction paper, covered with newspaper clippings, invitations, photographs, and cards relevant to Susan and her family.
Butler, Susan Elizabeth Redd MSS SC 2522 This folder includes 2 loose leaf pages of notebook paper, upon which is handwritten a short story entitled, “A Thrilling Experience of A Little Girl. A Composition.” It is dated 26 November 1897 and
Butterfield, Elizabeth "Bessie" Shuker Clark MSS SC 2627 This manuscript is an official temple work book, issued by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It contains 95 pages of names and ordinances relating to John Cadwallader and his family, Be
Bybee, Louisa Ann Stewart MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography written by one of Louisa's granddaughters, Mavis Campbell. It is located in the third folder of the collection, ...
Byington, Lavern Daniels MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography, located in the third folder of the collection, which is labeled, Biographies, Ba- By. Apart from the biogr...
BYU Relief Society MSS SC 2304 This 45-page scrapbook entitled “First Relief Society of BYU Second Ward Feb. 19 – May 27, 1956” contains photographs, fliers, poems and handouts – both handwritten and typed – pertaining to the membe
Campbell, Emma Isabelle Halladay MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography written by one of the Emma's grandchildren. It is located in the fourth folder of the collection, which is label...
Cannon, Ann Quayle MSS SC 1752 This is a four-page typescript biography written by Ann's great-great-granddaughter, Lurena Eldredge Warnick. While there is not much description of Ann's childhood, Lurena does provide an elaborat...
Carpenter, Ann Elizabeth Hopkins MSS SC 1506
Carson, Elvira Egbert MSS SC 169 This collection contains Elvira's memoirs, recorded by her grandson, H. Carson Healy. The eight page memoir not only gives an account of Elvira, but it also gives the background of her father. Wh...
Carter, Betsy Larson MSS SC 41 This brief, two-page autobiography is part of the 'Book of Remembrance of Mons Larson,' Betsy's father. Betsy's life sketch is in first person, and she covers her life from birth to her later year...
Carter, Hannah Knight Libby MSS SC 184 The history is clear, insightful and well-written, consisting of seven typed pages. The author of the history is unknown. However, a letter from Wilford A. Payne to Bro. LeGrand Baker, dated Dece...
Carter, Lucy Mack Smith MSS SC 2129 This collection consists of three 'Pocket Notes' notebooks. They are approximately four inches by seven inches with about one hundred lined pages in each one. The entries in these little diaries ...
Chamberlain, Mary Elizabeth Woolley MSS SC 452; MSS SC 1099 Mary Chamberlain's autobiography is hardbound with typescript pages, making it easy to read and follow. The contents are memories, so at times the writing jumps and rambles, but her...
Charles, Myra Leonard MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a four-page typescript biography written by Linda Charles. It is located in the fourth folder of the collection, which is labeled, “ Biographies...
Chase, Tirzah Wells MSS 1464 A part of the Mary Ellen Stoddard Smith collection, located in the twentieth and twenty-first folder in the collection. The twentieth folder contains a one-page typescript biography of Tirzah by he...
Cheney, Ednah Dow Littlehale MSS SC 2254 This single-leaf, handwritten letter contains Mrs. Cheney’s expression of admiration of and gratitude for Antonín Dvořák’s composition and performance of his symphony, “From the New World,”
Cheney, Eliza Ann Beebe MSS SC 480 This collection of Cheney Family Papers was donated to the Harold B. Lee Library by Edith C. Clay. It contains four biographies of Eliza and Nathan and transcripts of several letters written by El...
Chipman, Ora Holman MSS SC 2907 This folder contains several typed pages from various people and organizations in regards to The Book of Golden Deeds award which Ora Holman Chipman was awarded. The first page is a certificate
Christensen, Inger Susannah Peterson MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a three-page typescript biography, written by one of Inger's great-grandchildren. It is located in the fourth folder of the collection, which is...
Christensen, Sarah Jane Bartholomew MSS 326 This forty-one page typewritten biography of Sarah Jane Bartholomew Christensen was written by Ruby Kate Smith at the request of Sarah's daughter Edythe Christensen Robbins in 1955 and is found in ...
Clark, Ann Elizabeth Waldron MSS SC 624 This manuscript is one hundred and nineteen typewritten pages long. It is a photocopy of a book compiled by her grandchildren Beryl and Al Luebke who transcribed Ann Clarks personal diary to create th
Clark, Emma Julia Fraser Crouton MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography, written by Tommy Rydalch. It is located in the seventh folder of the collection, which is labeled, 'Biographies...
Clark, Mary Ann Brown MSS SC 454 The collection contains a nine-page, typewritten biography of Mary Ann, written by her granddaughter Cecil Dixon. The biography includes details about her childhood. Mary Ann and her sisters made the
Clark, Mary Louisa Woolley MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a six-page autobiography, compiled and written in part by Kathleen Clark. It is located in the fourth folder of the collection, which is labeled, ...
Clark, Sadie Ollerton MSS SC 1714 This collection contains a 16 page typewritten autobiography written by Sadie Ollerton Clark entitled 'My Life.' On the first page is a pasted picture of a young woman, presumably Sadie. Within h...
Clark, Sadie Ollerton MSS SC 2626 This manuscript is bound in blue leather, with the title, “Book of Remembrance” embossed in gold lettering on the cover. It numbers 69 pages, and is mostly typescript, though there are a few handwritt
Clark, Susan Leggett MSS 8 This seven-page typescript from the Margaret Steed Hess collection was written by Annie C. Tanner. Annie opens the biography with a broad introduction before writing of Susan's life. Annie describe...
Clarke, Ellen Drew Gemmell MSS SC 3303 This is a photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten three-page biography as copied by Ellen's daughter-in-law, Vilate Green Clarke, and compiled by Ellen's granddaughter, Sadie Bo...
Clarke, Margaret Vilate Green MSS SC 1447; BX 8670.07 .C554b This is an 86-page typescript biography of Margaret Vilate Green Clarke as written by her daughter, Sarah Elizabeth (Sadie) Boyer. She begins with a description of her mother's home, a...
Clarke, Xarissa Merkley MSS SC 3024 This file contains two folders. Folder 1 contains Alva John Clarke’s autobiography and folder 2 contains Rissa Clarke’s autobiography, which is 29 typed pages long. Rissa was born as Xarissa after her
Clawson, Margaret Gay Judd MSS 326 This fourteen-page typewritten biography of Margaret Gay Judd Clawson was written by Ruby Kate Smith at the request of Tessie Clawson Groesbeck in 1955 and is found in the bound book entitled 'Pion...
Clayton, Elizabeth Tonks MSS SC 835 Folder 5 of the collection contains biographical information relating to Elizabeth Tonks Clayton. The folder contains includes short biographies for many members of the Tonks family. Elizabeth's bi...
Clegg, Emma Caroline Luke MSS SC 298 fld 2 This manuscript is twenty-eight typewritten pages long. It contains brief histories of both Emma’s parents and her husband’s parents, followed by brief page long histories of both Emma and her husband