Guide to Women's Manuscript Collections

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Person Call Number Abstract
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...
Partridge, Ruth Louise UA OH 40; MSS P. 173 This record is a seventeen-page typescript of an interview held with Ruth Louise Partridge on December 18, 1980. The subject of the interview was Reminiscences of Brigham Young Univer...
Foote, Artemisia Sidnie Myers MSS SC 999 This abstract is two typewritten over-sized pages. It is mainly dedicated to Artemisia's account of the Haun's Mill Massacre and persecution in Missouri. She mentions her birth and baptism but ...
Makinson, Ruth MSS SC 996 This collection contains two folders with twelve poems written by Ruth Makinson, of San Francisco, California. The folders are addressed to President Joseph F. Smith of The Church of Jesus Chri...
Karkkainen, Anna Augusta Karhu MSS SC 978 Anna's autobiography is 6 typewritten pages in Finnish. Included is a 'Henkilohistoria' which is a record of important dates in Anna's life....
Leavitt, Mary Hafen MSS SC 94 This collection contains six typewritten pages of Mary's autobiography, transcribed by her daughter, Juanita Brooks. At ninety years old, Mary's quick wit and charming personality are evident as sh...
Allen, Inez Knight MSS SC 932 The collection contains Inez's actual diary and although the ink has faded her writing is clear and easy to decipher. It begins the day she leaves Utah enroute for England. Inez transcribed into th...
Olsen, Sadie Staker MSS SC 930 This collection consists of a diary written by Sadie Staker beginning January 1, 1893 and ending December 31, 1899. It is 112 pages long, handwritten. It is a copy of the original diary which is ...
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...
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...
Edwards, Mary Barker MSS SC 923 Mary's autobiographical account of her life is part of a collection containing information on the Alfred Great Barker family. Mary's autobiography is a typewritten account which Hazel B. Bott comp...
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...
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...
Nixon, Mary Moore Barker MSS SC 923 Mary's brief biography is included in the Barker Family Biographies compiled by Hazel B. Bott about 1969. Mary's biography is written by her daughter, Mary Barker Edwards. Pictures of Mary are al...
Antle, Rosy MSS SC 919 Rosy Antle's diary chronicles her daily experiences of crossing the plains in a wagon train with her family. This diary is thirteen-pages of typescript and begins on 1 May 1865 with daily entri...
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...
Olson, Edith Jones MSS SC 913 This collection is a ninety-five page, typed transcript of interviews conducted by her grandson. Also included in the collection is a two page typed letter from Phil Cederlof, one of Edith's neigh...
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...
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
Harris, Louisa Hall MSS SC 902 Louisa's biography is part of a collection of Harris family biographies that includes biographies for her husband and all of her children. Louisa's biography was written by her son Silas Albert ar...
Hendricks, Mary Addrienne Harris MSS SC 902 Addie's autobiography is part of a collection of Harris family biographies that includes biographies for her parents and siblings. She begins her autobiography, 'St. George, Utah, November 15, 193...
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, ...
Harris, Ida May MSS SC 902 This biography is part of a collection of biographies on the Harris family, and includes a biography of each of Charles and Louisa Harris' children written by their siblings. Ida's biography was w...
Hiatt, Mertie Adell Harris MSS SC 902 Mertie's autobiography is included in the family papers of her parents, Charles Harris and Louisa Marie Hall Harris. There is a brief history of Emer Harris, Mertie's grandfather, who was a brothe...
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....
Harris, Isabelle Maria MSS SC 902 This collection is a compilation of Harris family biographies. Isabelle Maria Harris' life was written by her granddaughter Madeline Merrill Mills. This short biography focuses on the...
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
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. ...
Larsen, Martha Geneva Day MSS SC 893 The collection consists of three notebooks written by Martha Geneva Day between 1906 and 1963. The first notebook, written from January 1906 to August 1939, contains histories of her ancestors ...
Eldredge, Hannah Adams MSS SC 889 This collection contains biographies of the Eldredge family. Hannah's two typewritten-page biography was submitted and compiled by Martha Garbett Fackrell in 1958. Some discrepancy exists conce...
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...
Young, Margaret Pierce Whitesides MSS SC 882 Margaret Pierce Whitesides Young wrote her autobiography in December 1903. She spent her life mixing with many leaders of the Mormon Church and relates several experiences that help...
Henrie, Amanda Bradley MSS SC 873 This collection is a compilation of Henrie family biographies. There is a six typewritten page history of the five children of William and Myra Mayall Henrie. There is a typewritten manuscript of a le
Johnson, Elizabeth Johnston MSS SC 873 This collection is a compilation of Henrie family biographies. There is a six-page typewritten history of the five children of William and Myra Mayall Henrie, followed by a typewritten manuscript of a
Henrie, Amanda Bradley MSS SC 872 The biography of Daniel and Amanda Bradley is a 19-page typewritten manuscript which was complied by Amanda's great-granddaughter Callie O. Morley. For the first eight pages of the manuscript, Mor...
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...
Olson, Anna Persson MSS SC 872 This collection contains several biographies written by Callie O. Morley. Anna is mentioned in her son's biography, 'History of John Olson.' The biography is 14 pages long; however, Anna is only ...
Olson, Myra Elizabeth Henrie MSS SC 872 This collection contains several biographies written by Callie O. Morley. Myra is mentioned in her husband's 14-page biography, 'History of John Olson.' The biography focuses largely on John's li...
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...
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...
Phillips, Maria Elizabeth Leah MSS SC 871 This collection contains various letters and biographies about the Phillips family. The section containing information about Maria is five typewritten pages of a biography written by her daughter, ...
Jessee, Adah Phillips MSS SC 871 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 assembled by t...
Phillips, Mary Ann MSS SC 871 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...
Williams, Mary Morgan Davis MSS SC 871 This collection contains the biographies of Jonah Phillips and his wife Ann Thomas Phillips, both which are available in collections MSS SC 234 and MSS SC 1837. This collection has been...
Wilmott, Zillah Emma Phillips MSS SC 871 This collection has been assembled by the descendants of the Jonah Phillips Family. The collection is 143 lose sheets in length, containing biographies for Jonah and Ann Phillips and all their chil...
Phillips, Martha Jane MSS SC 871 This collection has been assembled by the descendants of the Jonah Phillips Family. The collection is 143 lose sheets in length, containing biographies for Jonah and Ann Phillips and all their chil...
Phillips, Alzada Avery MSS SC 871 This collection has been assembled by the descendants of the Jonah Phillips Family. The collection is 143 lose sheets in length, containing biographies for Jonah and Ann Phillips and all their chil...
Phillips, Alta Ann Evans MSS SC 871 This collection contains the biographies of Jonah Phillips and his wife Ann Thomas Phillips, the collection has been assembled by their descendants as a record of the Phillips Family. The collectio...
Phillips, Ella Johnson MSS SC 871 This collection contains the biographies of Jonah Phillips and his wife Ann Thomas Phillips, the collection has been assembled by their descendants as a record of the Phillips Family. The collectio...
Phillips, Rachel Hannah Crump MSS SC 871 This collection contains the biographies of Jonah Phillips and his wife Ann Thomas Phillips, the collection has been assembled by their descendants as a record of the Phillips Family. The collectio...