Guide to Women's Manuscript Collections

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Griffiths, Olivetla Howard MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography written by Olivetla's daughter, Barbara Peasmall. It is located in the eighth folder of the collection, which is...
Bell, Jane Brown MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography written by one of Jane's grandchildren. It is located in the third folder of the collection, which is labeled,...
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, ...
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...
Green, Annie Horman MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography written by Terry Green. It is located in the eighth folder of the collection, which is labeled, Biographies, G...
Anderson, Vivienne Mason MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a two-page typescript biography written in 1960 by Vivienne's son, David. It is located in the second folder of the collection, which is labeled...
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...
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...
Geldmacher, Virginia Worthington MSS 827 Part of the J. Allen Parkinson collection, this is a typescript biography written by Virginia's son, Sam Geldmacher. It is two pages, with three lines on the second page, and is located in the ei...
Hasler, Louisa Thalmann MSS 1142 Part of the Louisa Thalmann Hasler and John Hasler autobiographies, which is a thirteen-page typescript bound in a soft paperback. The autobiography begins by describing Louisa's first memory- th...
Gay, Tirzah Farr MSS 1464 Part of the Mary Ellen Stoddard Smith collection and located in the twentieth-ninth folder of the collection. Julia Etta Gay Shupe wrote this eight-page typescript biography. The manuscript describ...
Stoddard, Ellen Spoward Izatt MSS 1464 Part of the Mary Ellen Stoddard Smith collection, this seven page typescript autobiography is located in the forty-first folder of the collection. Ellen starts her writing by describing her parentâ...
Farr, Nancy Chase MSS 1464 Part of the Mary Ellen Stoddard Smith collection, this three-page typescript biography, written October 3, 1937, is located in the twenty-seventh folder of the collection. The biography begins by d...
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...
Snow, Jane Maria Shearer Wines MSS SC 2788 Part of the Rose Snow Rick Woodruff Family Papers collection. The collection contains handwritten and signed correspondence, a biography, and autobiography, and cards notifying family members of death
Tyler, Jan L. MSS SC 1109; MSS OH 906 Photocopy of a typewritten speech given by Jan Tyler at Brigham Young University in December 1977. It is eight pages long and was presented during Women's Awareness Week. Tyler repo...
Evans, Priscilla Livingston MSS SC 11 Priscilla received this five-year diary as a Christmas present in 1932. She wrote her first entry on January 1, 1933: 'I arrived in Washington D.C. from Salt Lake City where I went to Ann's funera...
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...
Hunter, Salome Smith MSS SC 1101 Salome's 7 page typed biography is located in the Lamoureux Family Papers. Salome was most likely included in the collection because of her great-grandmother, Deborah Lamoureux. Salome's biograph...
Eyre, Sarah Ann Gillins MSS SC 2639 Sarah's autobiography is a three-page typewritten copy of a handwritten document. At the beginning there is a note stating that this manuscript is a 'copy of Mother Eyre's writings as near as we c...
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...
Hutchings, Sarah Agnes LeBaron MSS SC 523 Sarah's brief and partial autobiography is two pages in length. Sarah's mother told her that one night on their journey across the plains, a wild hog entered their tent and took Sarah by the shoul...
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...
Wood, Stella Permelia Sudweeks MSS SC 1018 Stella Permelia Sudweeks Wood wrote her autobiography as a Christmas present for her children and grandchildren. The autobiography was written in four installments, each one a continuation of t...
Washburn, Tamer Washburn MSS SC 2683 Tamer's three-page, typewritten biography was authored by a step-daughter, Lorena Eugenia Washburn Larsen. There is also a biography in the collection that Lorena wrote for her mother Flora, Abrah...
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...
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...
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, ...
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...
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...
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 ...
Andrus, Abigail Jane Daley MSS SC 188 The biography was written by Abigail's granddaughter, Stella Fisher Brossard. This brief history of Abigail is two typewritten pages and focuses mostly on capturing important moments in her lif...
Larkin, Mabel Zamina Shirk MSS 1703 The collection consists of 12 handwritten diaries for the years 1918 to early 1941 with many gaps, a biography written by Mabel's daughter-in-law, Montrue Grey Larkin, handwritten shopping lists, a...
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 ...
King, Lucille Olson MSS SC 2991 The collection contains a 250-page document titled “The Kings of the Kingdom Book III.” It contains the autobiographies of Alma W. King and Lucile Olson King edited by their son Larry King, and the bo
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
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...
Atkin, Annie Maud Tate MSS SC 4240 The collection contains three folders of photocopied handwritten letters. The first folder contains letters from Annie’s mother Elizabeth and span February 1916 to November 1917. Elizabeth expresses h
Anderson, Rachael Holbrook MSS SC 241 The collection is a typewritten transcript of the funeral services of Rachael Anderson, which was conducted in Manti, Utah, on June 19, 1946. It contains both laudatory and biographical informatio...
Anderson, Rachel Holbrook MSS SC 241 The collection is a typewritten transcript of the funeral services of Rachael Anderson, which was conducted in Manti, Utah, on June 19, 1946. It contains both laudatory and biographical information...
Johnson, Sarah Elizabeth Senior MSS SC 172 The collection is comprised of four folders. The transcription of Sarah Elizabeth Senior Johnson's autobiography is in fd. 2. The other folders contain biographies of the Johnson family, a phot...
Aldridge, Anna Rolph MSS SC 506 The collection is comprised of one folder that contains a photocopied biography of Annie Aldridge's life, a family tree with photographs of each of Annie’s children, and an LDS temple ordinance chart
Pratt, Ann Agatha Walker MSS 8543 The collection is comprised of one folder that contains an account written by Ann Agatha Pratt. It is a two-page, typewritten account dated August 25, 1905. The work is titled “A Milinary Marvel: Aunt
Anderson, Ellen Hanson MSS SC 1613 The collection is comprised of one folder that contains five typewritten pages titled “A Sketch of the Life of My Grand-Mother Ellen Hanson.” Ellen’s great-granddaughter Blenda Ottosen Christianson wr
Kleinman, Bertha E. Anderson MSS 6689 The collection is comprised of one folder that contains nearly fifty poems and correspondences written by Bertha E. Anderson. The writing spans the late 1950s through the 1970s. The works are typed an
Adams, Verda Spencer MSS 6263 The collection is comprised of one folder, which contains a typed thirty-three-page autobiography of Verda Spencer Adams, written 1978-1979 and includes a handwritten note at the end, dated 1989. The
Allen, Ida Lowry MSS 6029 The collection is comprised of one folder, which contains the original, hand-written journal of Ida Lowry Allen from the year 1888 while she was living in Springville, Utah. Also included is a typed t
Anderson, Caroline Sophia MSS 2843 The collection is titled “Biography of Emil Anderson and his Wives,” and is comprised of one folder, which contains five typewritten pages photocopied from microfilm. Laura Logie Timpson, Camp Histori
Peterson, Mattie Marie MSS 2842 The collection is titled “Biography of John Olney Adams [native pioneer] and his wife, Mattie Marie Peterson,” and is comprised of one folder, which contains five pages photographed from microfilm. Th