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Moana Bennett papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3739

Scope and Contents

Collection of personal papers and production materials from Moana Bennett. Includes material concerning the play Because of Elizabeth and other plays.


  • 1950-1981


Conditions Governing Access

Preliminarily processed; 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 Moana Bennett papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Moana Bennett wrote the book and stage show Because of Elizabeth, which concerned women's role in the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She provided service on the general board of the YWMIA (Young Women's Mutual Improvement Association).


2 folders (1 linear ft.)

2 boxes (1 linear ft.)

10 cartons (15 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

Box-level inventory available online.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Moana B. Bennett.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Register of Moana Bennett papers
Megan Furcini
2011 May 26
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