Guide to Women's Manuscript Collections

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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
Clifford, Melissa Adelaide Gifford MSS SC 2410 This folder contains 7 pages of typed transcripts, totaling 6 letters. Most of them are from Levi Gifford, but there is one written by Melissa, his daughter, and another by an E. Gates. Both of these
Colborn, Sarah Bower MSS SC 2402 This collection includes 2 handwritten letters, from Thomas and Sarah to their family, mostly penned by Thomas. The first one, dated 2 June 1846, is addressed to a brother. They explain that they have
Coleman, Emma Beck MSS SC 796 The 'Biography of Emma Beck Coleman' is among a collection of Evans Coleman's papers. These documents were originally compiled between 1938 and 1942, although all of them refer to events either in...
Coleman, Violet Jensen MSS SC 2120 This is a seven page typewritten autobiography signed by Violet Jensen. Her more recent years are much less detailed than her earlier ones, in which she provides many elaborate descriptions of acti...
Conder, Helen Wayment Pierce MSS SC 3294 This manuscript is a photocopy of a 3-page typescript biographical sketch entitled, “A Sketch of the Life of Edward Conder and his Wife Helen Pierce Conder.” It is written by Lizzie Conder Earl. The r
Cook, Alice Cooley MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a four-page photocopy of a holographic biography, titled Life Sketch of Alice Cooley Cook. It is located in the fourth folder of the collec...
Cooley, Maud May Knowlton MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a seven-page typescript biography of Maud, as written in part by one of her grandchildren. It is located in the fourth folder if the collection, w...
Coombs, Elizabeth Walker Rudd MSS 8 This four-page typescript biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection was written by Mary Agnes Coombs Spackman and Myrtle Spackman Criddle. It roughly covers Elizabeth Coombs's life, with fe...
Coombs, Ellis Day MSS 710; BX 8670.07 .C781c; MSS SC 406 This is a 116-page typewritten autobiography. A table of contents is provided in the beginning outlining important events in Ellis's life. Ellis begins with a brief background on her paren...
Coray, Julia A. MSS 2298 Julia A. Coray's diary is part of a larger collection of Frank Homer Roberts' diaries from 1909'1944. Julia's diary is written in pencil in a small ledger book. The pages are not numbered, and sh...
Coray, Martha Jane Knowlton MSS 1422 This collection contains a vast amount of typewritten biographical information about Martha Jane Knowlton Coray, much of which was written by her daughter Martha C. Lewis. Other biographical sourc...
Cordon, Emma Parker MSS SC 413 Emma's biography is among a collection of papers on the Alfred Cordon family, and it is located in the third folder of the collection. Her biography is four pages long and is a stapled photocopy o...
Cordon, Sally Agnes Call MSS SC 413 The 'Sketch of the Life of Sally Agnes Call Cordon' was written by Norma H. Morris in 1941, when Sally was 82 years old. This biography is located in the third folder of a collection of papers on ...
Cox, Cordelia Morley BX 8670.07.C8391c The autobiography of Cordelia Celista Morley Cox is a forty-page typescript soft-bound book. The book is divided into seven chapters. The first chapter, Girlhood of Cordelia Morley at Kirtland, ...
Cox, Lulu Smith 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 ...
Cox, Martha Cragun MSS SC 319 Martha 's autobiography was written in 1929. It begins with a genealogical introduction and stories of her parent's lives in Illinois. Martha tells of the persecutions and trials he...
Cox, Zina Kunz Hatch Fuit MSS SC 2996 This is a 204-page, typewritten autobiography of Zina Kunz Hatch Fuit Cox. It is bound and entitled The Hills of Bern. It was written in the early 1970's and completed around 1976. The first two...
Crompton, Hannah Hardy Eckersley MSS SC 3302 This manuscript is a 2-page photocopy of a typescript biographical sketch entitled, “Sketch of the Life of Hannah Hardy Eckersley Crompton.” The author is unknown.
The sketch details Hannah’s birth
Curtis, Emma Whaley MSS 1799 This one-page typescript biography was written by Emma's daughter, Emma Sophronia Curtis Simons and is located in the first book of remembrance in Cleo Grigg Johnson Gilchrist's collection. The mos...
Curtis, Mary Openshaw MSS 1799 This nine-page typescript biography is found in the first book of remembrance of Cleo Grigg Johnson Gilchrist's collection. It provides myriad details concerning the trek across the plains, using s...
Curtis, Millicent Waite MSS 1799 This biography is located in Cleo Grigg Johnson Gilchrist's first book of remembrance of the MSS 1799 collection. This one-page typescript biography was compiled by Dora M. Curtis Taylor, Millicent...
Curtis, Tamma Durfee Miner MSS SC 888; MSS SC 184 Tamma Durfee Miner Curtis wrote her autobiography on March 13, 1881 in Springville, Utah. Tamma experienced events in early church history and provides a very correct and concise ov...
Dagmar, Louise Victoria Alexandra, Duchess of Fife MSS SC 674 This collection consists of a guest book for Mar Lodge, the home of the Duke and Duchess of Fife. The guest book is a large bound volume with these words printed in gold on the cover: 'Visitors Bo...
Dalley, Rachel Henrietta Woolley MSS 1403 These papers are part of a larger collection pertaining to the Woolley family. Manuscripts about Rachel are located in the second box of the collection, in the tenth folder. There are several diffe...
Davidson, Eliza Jane Garr MSS SC 10 This folder contains a paper bound book entitled “1856-1899. Eliza Jane Garr Davidson. Richmond, Indiana. Letters to her Utah Folks, Compiled by R. L. Ashby.” It numbers 21 pages of various sizes of h
Davies, Sarah Elenor Phillips Mecham MSS SC 871 This collection contains the biographies of Jonah Phillips and his wife Ann Thomas Phillips, and has been assembled by their descendants as a record of the Phillips Family. The collection is 143 lo...
Davis, Elizabeth MSS SC 267 This collection consists of two hand written pages by Elizabeth Davis. The letter contains arrangements as to the coming of the group, consisting of Sis Davis, Sis Snow and Sister Young, to a Reli...
Davis, Magdalena Wilhelmina Lena Hollermann MSS SC 1456 This is a thirty-seven page typescript autobiography. Magdalena begins by writing of her ancestors, the first whom she can remember being her great grandmother, Anna Maria Moehferd. Her ancestors w...
Davis, Mary Ann Mitchel MSS SC 583 The biography of Mary Ann Mitchel Davis was written by her husband and is part of a larger collection bearing his name. This collection consists of Elisha's biography, Mary Ann's biography, their ...
Davis, May Belle Thurman MSS SC 12 Document containing the petition by the Daughters of the Mormon Battalion that a memorial be built to honor the members of the Mormon Battalion, given to Governor H. M. Spry in January of 1915. He...
Davis, Sarah Elenor Phillips Mecham MSS SC 871 Sarah's biography is part of a collection of Phillips family biographies. This collection is a typewritten, book-length, unbound manuscript which has a table of contents listing the people that ar...
Day, Eliza Jane Staker MSS 492 This collection includes a two-page autobiography, written by Eliza in 1942, which is followed by a one-page memoir entitled, 'A Short Sketch of My Childhood Days.' In this memoir, Eliza recalls th...
Day, Lillie Buhler MSS SC 2516 This is a 54-page typescript autobiography of Lillie Buhler Day. Within these recollections, she writes many of her personal feelings: as a child, she describes how weak she was, and the impact her...
Day, Lillie Buhler MSS SC 2516 This manuscript is a 55-page typescript autobiography written by Lillie Buhler Day. She starts with her birth, on 22 June 1917 in Highland, Utah. She weighed only 2 pounds when she was born and should
Derrick, Sarah Francella Haskell MSS SC 386 This manuscript is ninety-eight typewritten pages long. The first fifty-three pages are a biography of her father Thales Hastings Haskell, followed by a four-page biography of her mother Margaret Joha
Derricott, Martha MSS SC 835 This two-page, typewritten biography was written by Edna Hansen Sheets, a great-granddaughter of Martha Derricott. It belongs to a collection of biographies mostly from the Tonks family, and is pr...
DeSpain, Joanna Matilda Erickson Westover MSS SC 771 This collection is called Westover Family History and includes a short biography, a letter, photos, and two family group sheets. There is a two page original letter plus a copy of the letter, w...
Dewey, Joy Olsen MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a one-page typescript biography located in the fifth folder of the collection, which is labeled, Biographies, DA-DU. There is a short descr...