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Muriel Heal Bywater papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 6303

Scope and Contents note

The Muriel Heal Bywater papers contains photographs of Muriel, newspaper clippings, newsletters, her lists of winning poetry, and published material. Many of the papers are from when Muriel was the president of the National League of American Pen Women in Utah from 1972-1974, and her "Salt Tablets," a newsletter for the association. Also contained are three books entitled, "Writing for Fund and Funds," "Utah State American National League of American Pen Women 50th Anniversary," and "Utah State National League of American Pen Women in Review," to which she contributed.

Dates

  • 1972-1998

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

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

Biographical History

Muriel Heal Bywater is an acclaimed Mormon poet who was president of the National League of American Pen Women in Utah from 1972-1974.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

The Muriel Heal Bywater papers include information and newspaper clippings on Muriel's poetry. Also contained are books and newsletters relating to the Utah State National League of American Pen Women.

Appraisal note

20th Century Western and Mormon Americana because Muriel Heal Bywater was a Mormon poet living in the west.

Related Archival Materials note

Stretching toward wild swans; PS 3552 Y82 S87 1994.

Processing Information note

Processed; Katie Connors, student processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2008.
Title
Register of Muriel Heal Bywater papers
Status
Completed
Author
Katie Connors, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
Date
17 October 2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States