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Mormon women -- Utah -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 84 Collections and/or Records:

The Latter-day Saints and women's rights, 1870-1920 : a brief survey

 File — Folder 1: [31197230322205]
Identifier: MSS SC 2326
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten essay coauthored by Carol Cornwall Madsen and Jill Mulvay Derr. The item was "prepared by three staff members of the History Division, Historical Department of the Church in response to a request of the general presidency of the Relief Society, 27 August 1979." The essay is a history of women's rights in Utah.

Life stories of John Alma Gilbert and wife, Geneva Frost Gilbert

 File — Folder 1: [31197230320860]
Identifier: MSS SC 2231
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten and handwritten family histories, certificates, correspondence, and genealogical group sheets. The items relate to the families of John Alma and Geneva Frost Gilbert. Also included are histories and genealogies of the Gilbert and Frost families.

Logan Chapter records, 1929-2009

 Series
Identifier: MSS 730 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains minute books, programs, scrapbooks, and more created by the activities of the Logan Chapter of the Yesharah Society. Dated 1929-2009.

Amy Brown Lyman papers

 File — Folder 1: [31197230336718]
Identifier: MSS 916
Scope and Contents Correspondence, addresses, reports, legislative bills, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia. The materials relate to Lyman's work while serving as an officer in national and international women's organizations, as president of the Relief Society of the Mormon Church, and as a member of the Utah House of Representatives.

Amy Brown Lyman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 316
Scope and Contents Correspondence, addresses, reports, legislative bills, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia. The materials relate to Lyman's work while serving as an officer in national and international women's organizations, as president of the Relief Society of the Mormon Church, and as a member of the Utah House of Representatives.

Leona Manwaring autobiography and diary

 File — Folder 1: [31197230335934]
Identifier: MSS 1242
Scope and Contents Photocopy of typescripts of an autobiography, a biography, and a diary. Leona Manwaring writes about her life as a Mormon woman in Utah including an encounter with a Ute Indian. Also included is a biography of her husband, David Manwaring (1862-1912). With the collection is a diary of Lydia Badger Remington from September 1879 to June 1880. Remington writes about her journey from Cache Valley, Utah, to the Green River settlement near Vernal, Utah, and the problems with the crops the next...

Susan Ellen Johnson Martineau autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [31197232489747]
Identifier: MSS 587
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography. The date of composition is uncertain. Martineau writes about being forced to leave Missouri with other Mormons, migrating to Utah in 1849, marrying James Henry Martineau in 1852, and her life in Parowan, Utah.

Viola Pratt Gillette McFarlane papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 328
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings, programs, photographs, publications, and an autobiography. These materials relate to McFarlane's singing career in the United States.

A memorial

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197233288999]
Identifier: Vault MSS 326
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed family history and autobiography. Tanner writes about her family joining the Mormon Church, its migration to Nauvoo, Illinois, and its eventual arrival in Utah. She also mentions her marriage in a polygamous relationship and her life in Payson, Utah.

Memories of our parents : Victor Emanuel Bean and Mary Hannah Baker

 File — Folder 1: [31197230345636]
Identifier: MSS 966
Scope and Contents Typewritten biography of Victor Emanuel Bean and Mary Hannah Baker Bean. The item was "compiled and written" by Ethel Bean Andrew. The materials include excerpts from Victor Bean's missionary diaries from 1884 to 1886 while in Indiana, Illinois, and Pennsylvania.