Guide to Women's Manuscript Collections

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Person Call Number Abstract
Snow, Eliza R MSS SC 1407
McDevitt, Miriam Alice MSS SC 122
Carpenter, Ann Elizabeth Hopkins MSS SC 1506
Smith, Amanda Barnes Smith MSS SC 1667
Warner, Mary Reynolds MSS SC 1685
Robertston, Elizabeth Edwards MSS SC 1691
Jones, Helen Hinckley MSS SC 1700
Lee, Ann Gordge MSS SC 1706
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...
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...
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...
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...
Howell, Mary Elizabeth Maughan MSS P 138 A part of the Mary Ellen Stoddard Smith collection, the first page in a photographic album of the Howell Family. The front side of the page contains several photographs of Mary from 1878, 1890, 191...
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 ...
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...
Anderson, Alice Bevan MSS 827 Alice Bevan Anderson was born on December 31, 1885 in Tooele, Tooele County, Utah, as the eldest child of Joseph Shields Bevan and Emma Elkington. She entered school at age ten, but her family late...
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...
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...
Anderson, Mabel Luke MSS SC 313 Although very little biographical information can be found in this collection, a very important part of Mabel Luke Anderson's life is included. This collection contains printed programs, news artic...
Anderson, Mabel Luke MSS SC 313 Although very little biographical information can be found in this collection, a very important part of the Mabel Luke Anderson's life is included. This collection contains printed programs, news...
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...
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....
Fidler, Annie Elizabeth Andersson MSS 827 As part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, the papers about Annie Fidler are located in the seventh folder, which labeled, Biographies, FA-FR. The papers include a thirteen-page biography...
Gardner, Bernella E. Snow MSS 973 Bernella wrote in four diaries. The first is a book in poor condition with 144 pages covering the dates from February 26, 1887 to November 12, 1929. At the beginning of this diary Bern...
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...
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...
Duke, Christina Lindsay MSS 989 Christina's autobiography is a 35-page handwritten document written in a spiral bound notebook. The autobiography is legible, but is in fragile condition: several pages are coming out. Christina ...
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...
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...
Rawson, Eliza Jane Cheney MSS SC 480 Eliza's autobiography is part of a collection of biographies on the Cheney family. It is five typewritten pages long and was written in March of 1919. There is a note at the end of the manuscript...
Rawlinson, Eliza Lucina Moore MSS SC 53 Eliza's memoirs are found within the history she wrote in 1962 as a tribute to her mother Almeda Harmon Moore. Also included in the collection are other histories Eliza wrote about her ancestors: ...
Spackman, Elizabeth Ann Evans MSS SC 274 Elizabeth's biography is a three-page typewritten document that appears to be written by one of her nieces or nephews. She was 83 years old at the time that the biography was written. It is diffi...
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...
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...
Holbrook, Eunice Dunning MSS SC 385 Eunice's brief biography is written by Alsina Elizabeth Brimhall Holbrook, the wife of Lafayette Hinckley Holbrook, grandson of Chandler and Eunice Holbrook. The information included in this biogr...
Morse, Eva MSS SC 112 Eva's diary covers events in her life from May 5, 1859 and October 18, 1859. It is 34 pages, typed, kept as she traveled west with a large group of people'friends and family. They started on the Il...
Washburn, Flora Clarinda Gleason Johnson MSS SC 2683 Flora's nine-page, typewritten biography was authored by her daughter Lorena Eugenia Washburn Larsen. Included in the collection is a biography of Abraham's first wife, Tamar, which was also writt...
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...
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...
Knight, Hattie M. MSS SC 303 Hattie M. Knight has divided her family biography into five chapters entitled work, food, school, recreation and home. Consequently, there is little chronological order throughout t...
Monson, Helen Campbell MSS SC 1088 In this collection is a typed three-page, double-spaced autobiography of Helen Campbell Monson. It tells of the major events in her life: where she was born, where she grew up, where she went to ...
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, ...
Arrington, Janell Ravsten MSS SC 1006 Janell Arrington's autobiography consists of 9 typewritten pages. She shares stories of her childhood in Clarkston, Utah, a farming community, and she also writes of her education, family, and ...
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...
Poulson, Jessie Brooks MSS SC 120 Jessie's 72 page biography is bound in book form and entitled, 'History and Memories of Henry and Jessie Poulson,' compiled by their daughter Mercedes Poulson Anderson in December 1976. Included a...
Brooks, Juanita Leavitt Pulsipher MSS SC 558 Juanita's brief biographical sketch and journals are included in the Pulsipher Family Papers collection. The collection includes family records dating as far back as 1708, with David Pulsipher who...
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...
Mickelsen, Laura Ingemann MSS SC 843 Laura's biography is a three-page typewritten document included in a collection entitled 'Early Recollections of Logan.' The author, Joel Ricks, interviewed early settlers of Logan and compiled th...
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...