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Michelle Bennett Hawkins papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2953

Scope and Contents

Collection includes notebooks, photographs, diaries, planners, letters, and other ephemera pertaining to Michelle Bennett Hawkins's life. Much of the collection is regarding her service as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Puerto Rico between 1992 and 1993.


  • 1983-2003


Conditions Governing Access

Donor restricted until 2077. Permission to use materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical History

Michelle Bennett Hawkins was a Mormon missionary in Puerto Rico.


2 oversize folders (0.4 linear ft.)

6 cartons (6 linear ft.)

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



The Michelle Bennett Hawkins papers include notebooks, photographs, diaries, planners, letters and ephemera pertaining to Michelle's life. A significant amount of the collection has to do with Michelle's LDS mission to Puerto Rico.


Arranged in six series: 1. Michelle Bennett Hawkins notebooks, 1988-2001. 2. Michelle Bennett Hawkins photographs, 1986-2001. 3. Michelle Bennett Hawkins diaries, 1979-2001. 4. Michelle Bennett Hawkins planners and calendars, 1984-1999. 5. Michelle Bennett Hawkins letters, 1986-1998. 6. Michelle Bennett Hawkins ephemera, 1983-2003.

Custodial History

Donated by Michelle Bennett Hawkins in 2004.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Michelle Bennett Hawkins; 2004.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 2007).

Processing Information

Processed; Katie Connors, student processor and John Murphy, curator; 2008.

Register of Michelle Bennett Hawkins papers
Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator
8 December 2008
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