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Fredrika Hermansen Clinch journals

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7732

Scope and Contents

Contains eight journals written by Fredrika Hermansen Clinch from 1936 to 1990. The collection also contains two digital copies of these journals. The journals document the day-to-day life of Fredrika Clinch.


  • 1936-1990


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical history

Fredrika Hermansen Williams Clinch (1909-1995) was an avid journal writer who lived in California and Utah.

Fredrika Hermansen Williams Clinch was born February 14, 1909, in Elsinore, Utah, to James Marinus and Minnie Nielson Hermansen. She first married Robert Brigham Williams, and he later died. She married George William Clinch II on March 9, 1943, in California. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She died June 11, 1995.


1 box (0.5 linear ft.)




Materials left in original order.

Custodial History

Donated by Neal Jeppson Jr. in 2011.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Neal Jeppson Jr.; 2011.


LDS, Utah, and Western American Women (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.V, August 2007.)

Documents the life of Fredrika Clinch, and her experiences as a woman in Utah during the period between 1936 and 1990.

Processing Information

Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor and John M. Murphy, curator; 2012.
Register of the Fredrika Hermansen Clinch journals
Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
March 2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States