Guide to Women's Manuscript Collections

Browsing 101–150 of 602
Person Call Number Abstract
Smoot, Anna Kirstine Morrison MSS 896 This collection includes a paragraph-long typewritten biography of Diana's life on the last page of a tribute to Margaret Thompson Smoot....
Smith, Sarah (Sally) Ann Ricks MSS SC 324 This manuscript is 53 typewritten pages long. The first 31 pages are a general family history followed by a one-page biography of her sister (and first wife of Silas Sanford Smith) and then a page lon
Smith, Ruby Kate MSS 326 This collection includes a vast amount of materials contained in seven boxes that document Ruby's activities, careers, and writings. Included are ten photo albums that chronicle Ruby's adventures ...
Smith, Mary Emeline Tyrrell Seager MSS SC 3057 This folder contains a bound book titled “History of Orin Austin Seager, son of Orin Barber Seager and Mary Emeline Tyrrell Compiled by Kara Seager-Segalla, 2000.” The book contains four sections: Aut
Smith, Mary Eade Fulcher Biography This two-page typewritten biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection was written by Mary's granddaughter, Margaret Steed Hess. Margaret describes Mary as a devoted and faithful wife and moth...
Smith, Mary Catherine 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 ...
Smith, Mary Bailey MSS 326 This five-page typewritten biography of Mary Bailey Smith was written by Ruby Kate Smith, a granddaughter of Mary, and is found in the bound book entitled 'Family Biographies' (Box 6, Folder 1). R...
Smith, Mary Ann MSS SC 2454 This manuscript is a poem, handwritten on 1 page of paper, entitled “The Christian’s Prayer.” It is dated 21 November 1828 and is written by Mary Ann Smith in “Carlisle.”
The poem is 6 stanzas long,
Smith, Martha Eliza Bennett MSS SC 324 This manuscript is 53 typewritten pages long. The first 31 pages are a general family history followed by two, one-page long, biographies of Silas Sandford Smith’s previous wives and then this two-pag
Smith, Margaret Ann 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
Smith, Lucy Meserve MSS SC 2964 This folder contains a book by Karen M. and Paul D. Larsen titled “Remembering Winter Quarters.” The book is a collection of first-person writings from sixteen pioneers who lived temporarily at Winter
Smith, Lucy Mack MSS 326 This two page typewritten biography of Lucy Mack Smith was written by Ruby Kate Smith, great-granddaughter of Lucy, and is found in the bound book entitled 'Family Biographies' (Box 6, Folder 1). ...
Smith, Julia Ann Restel Winter MSS 326 This collection contains three similar biographies of Julia Ann Restel Winter Smith (Box 6, Folder 1). Found in the bound book entitled 'Family Biographies' by Ruby Kate Smith, a daughter of Julia...
Smith, Edna Gardner MSS 1659 This is a thirty-page typescript of part one of Edna Gardner Smith's autobiography. Edna begins with a description of her parents and their backgrounds before writing about her own life. Although h...
Smith, Clarinda Ricks MSS SC 324 This manuscript is 53 typewritten pages long. The first 31 pages are a general family history followed by a one-page biography on Clarinda written by her grandson Don S. Smith. It gives a basic outlin
Smith, Catherine Van Velsor MSS 8 This is a three-page typescript biography written by Ruvanee Hess Brown, and located in the Margaret Steed Hess collection. It covers the main events of Catherine's life, but there is not much pers...
Smith, Betsy Williamson MSS SC 189 Betsy's history, written by her youngest son Don Smith, is included in the Smith Family Genealogy Collection. Also included is the Smith Family History which dates back to Robert Smith who came to...
Smith, Bathsheba Wilson Bigler MSS 920 This collection primarily consists of an autobiography written by Bathsheba Smith covering the years 1844-1906. She describes her conversion to the Church and subsequent moves to Missouri,...
Smith, Ann Cross Leithead MSS SC 1103 This collection contains 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 coll...
Smith, Angeline D. Stamps MSS SC 131 This collection contains 4 holographs of letters written by or pertaining to the Smith family. The first letter is written in 1842 to Ms. Angeline Smith from Lewis Jones. Lewis Jones informs Ange...
Smith, Amanda Barnes Smith MSS SC 1667
Smith, Amanda Barnes MSS SC 528 This collection consists of a transcribed copy of Amanda Barnes Smith's autobiography and a biography of Amanda by her daughter-in-law Hulda Cordelia Thurston Smith. Amanda's autobi...
Smith Catherine Van Velsor MSS SC 8 This is a three-page typescript biography written by Ruwanie Hess Brown, a granddaughter, and located in the Margaret Steed Hess collection. It covers the main events of Catherine’s life, but there is
Simmons, Rachel Emma Woolley MSS 1403 These papers are part of a larger collection pertaining to the Woolley family. Information and manuscripts about Rachel are located in the second box of the collection, in the thirteenth folder. Am...
Sheets, Martha Tonks MSS SC 835 The fifth and final folder in the collection contains biographical information relating to Martha Tonks Sheets. The folder holds short biographies for many members of the Tonks family. Information ...
Selk, Mildred Baker MSS SC 1140 This collection is a combination of various letters, genealogical materials, biographies, and autobiographies of the Baker family. The section with information about Mildred Baker Selk contains a f...
Seager, Mary Robinson MSS SC 3057 Part of the Orin Austin Seager collection, located in second section of a plastic bound volume entitled, “ Orin Austin Seager and Mary Robinson, Settlers of Cardston, Alberta, Canada in 1897, set...
Schultz, Alita Marucci MSS SC 1096 This address was given in the Norfolk Virginia Stake Conference in October 1977. Alita addressed the servicemen's wives who were required to spend many hours apart from their husbands who were cal...
Schugk, Virginia Dixon MSS SC 1051 Virginia's paper collection includes a tribute to Virginia written by her daughter, a personal record about her tour of Europe, and a personal history. Also included are copies of many family pape...
Schneider, Susanna Klossner MSS 8 This is a three-page typescript biography of Susanna Klossner Schneider and her husband Christian Schneider, written by Alice Johnson, and located in the Margaret Steed Hess collection. It begins w...
Salisbury, Katherine Smith MSS SC 2287 This collection of correspondence from Katherine Salisbury contains 9 letters (4 photocopies of handwritten letters and 6 photocopies of typescript letters, some letters being both, as transcribed by
Ruth Welton Tyler MSS SC 481 This manuscript is a collection of biographies and life sketches of Daniel Tyler. Included is a four-page typewritten autobiography of Ruth Welton Tyler. She begins her account with her early childhoo
Roper, Margaret Walker MSS SC 2587 This collection consists of 5 folders, each containing portions of a manuscript entitled Echoes of Sage and Cedars: A Centennial History of Oak City, Utah 1868-1969. The manuscript is compiled by Marg
Rogers, Clara Maria Gleason MSS SC 776 fld 6 This manuscript is a collection of papers under the heading “Andrew Locy Roger’s Papers”. This manuscript contains an eight-page typewritten life sketch of Andrew Locy Rogers followed by a three typew
Rogers, Alison Jensen MSS SC 1017 Alison's 6 page typewritten history and other papers were submitted for the Women's History Archives request to the Relief Society around December 1977. The collection is 21 pages and includes cop...
Rock, Elsie May Holgate MSS SC 1003 Elsie's personal history was written in 1978 for the Women's History Archives request. As a child, Elsie 'loved the Lord' and enjoyed singing in the church choir where she performed 'Olivet to Cal...
Robins, Charlotte Nixon MSS SC 905 This collection is entitled “Robins Family Account Books and Biographies” it consists of three folders. Within the first folder there is a six-page typewritten biography on Charlotte Nixon Robins. The
Robertston, Elizabeth Edwards MSS SC 1691
Roberts, Mary Adeline Ensign MSS SC 404 Mary's biography was written by her granddaughter Marjorie Ricks Romrell on June 19, 1937 in Sugar City, Idaho. There is little information about Mary's childhood and more about her later life. W...
Roberts, Josephine Redd MSS OH 34 This collection includes an oral history tape (30 minutes in length) and a transcript (7 pages in length) that consists of an interview between Josephine Redd Roberts and Greg Maynard on July 24, 1...
Roberts, Bertha C. MSS SC 2554 This manuscript is a 329-page typescript book, hardbound in leather and written by Jens Marinus Jenkins, Newbern Isaac Butt, Elsie Chamberlain Carroll, and Bertha C. Roberts. The book is entitled, “Hi
Richards, Nanny Longstroth MSS 8 This is a four-page typescript biography from the Margaret Steed Hess collection, written by Minerva E. Richards Knowlton, one of Nanny's daughters. Minerva briefly describes the main events of Nan...
Richards, Jennetta MSS SC 2701; Vault MSS 781 This is a letter written from Nauvoo, Illinois on 4 July 1843 by Jennetta Richards to Sis. Wealthy Richards. The contents of the letter focus on general news in her life and a desc...
Richards, Jane Snyder MSS SC 2964 This folder contains a book by Karen M. and Paul D. Larsen titled “Remembering Winter Quarters.” The book is a collection of first-person writings from sixteen pioneers who lived temporarily at Winter
Rich, Mary Ann Elizabeth Stokes MSS SC 260 Mary's biography was most likely written by Ellen R. Clark, a daughter. It is included in the Rich family history collection. Mary suffered and endured many hardships of the early pioneers. Whil...
Rich, Alice Redd MSS SC 2611 This manuscript is a 6-page, typescript biography entitled, “Louisa Chamberlain – A Youthful Pioneer.” It is written in narrative form by Alice Redd Rich, one of her father’s other wives, and is dated
Reynolds, Alice Louise BX 8670.07 .R331a; MSS 120 Alice Reynold's autobiography is 39 typed pages. She wrote about a variety of topics, including her family, school memories, and her travels. Alice described attending Brigha...
Reid, Rose Marie Yancey MSS SC 2386 This 19-page, typed transcript is of a fireside talk Rose Marie Reid, famed Canadian-American LDS swimsuit designer gave, entitled “How to get him, and keep him -- MORMON STYLE!.” The date and locatio
Redd, Sariah Louisa Chamberlain MSS SC 2604 This folder contains photocopies of 3 handwritten letters written by members of the Redd family.
Rea, Gladys Clark MSS SC 1025 This collection was submitted for the Women's History Archives at Brigham Young University. It contains three photocopied pages of unlabeled photographs; 'The Story of My Life,' Gladys' 29-page, t...