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Genevieve Tietjen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1857
Correspondence, speeches, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, biographies, autobiographies, and patriarchal blessings for the Mormon Church. The materials relate to Genevieve Tietjen and her husband, Henry Roland Tietjen, particularly when Henry served as a mission president for the Mormon Church in Hawaii. The biographies and autobiographies relate largely to Sarah' ancestors.


  • 1857-1982


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Photographs: Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Genevieve Tietjen papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


2 oversize folders (0.08 linear ft.)

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Biographical History

Mormon woman who lived in Ephraim and Monroe, Utah, and in Hawaii.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Briant S. Jacobs; 1983.


LDS, Utah, and Western American women (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).
Register of Genevieve Tietjen papers
Garrett Schroath
2011 April 7
Description rules
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States