- Adams, Irene (Author, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to publish material from the Irene Adams papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
3 carton (3 linear ft.)
1 half box (0.25 linear ft.)
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
1 oversize folder (0.2 linear ft)
Irene Adams was born Marguerite Irene Vaughan on February 20, 1956, in Orange, New Jersey, to Lawrence and Mary C. Vaughan. She served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Scotland and Northern Ireland. She married Gerald E. Adams in 1986. Adams loved teaching in any capacity, and loved learning. She completed seven academic degrees - two associates, three bachelors, and two masters. She also loved to travel, and made several trips across the United States and abroad. She became a librarian at Brigham Young University, and worked in the Special Collections Department.
Adams died April 19, 2011.
Donated by Jerry Adams in 2014.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Jerry Adams; 2014.
Processed; Margaret Weddle, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2014.
- Adams, Irene -- Archives
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
- Home and Family
- Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
- Missions and Missionaries
- Mormon Church -- Bishops
- Mormon women
- Social Life and Customs
- Register of Irene Adams papers
- Elizabeth Ballif
- 2011 May
- Description rules
- Language of description
- 2014 October 20: Items added and finding aid updated by Margaret Weddle, 2014.