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Mormon women -- Utah -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 84 Collections and/or Records:

Merry May Booth Talmage diary, 1887-1892

Identifier: MSS 1607 Series 2
Scope and Contents Includes the original diary of May Booth Talmage, dated September 29, 1887-September 1892. Also includes a photocopy of the diary.

Merry May Booth Talmage letters, 1890-1934

Identifier: MSS 1607 Series 1
Scope and Contents Photocopies of letters written to and from May Booth Talmage, dated October 11, 1890-July 9, 1934.

Muhlestein family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 804
Abstract The Muhlestein family papers include letters, photographs, a diary, stories, a certificate, pedigree charts, biographies of family members, and other various papers, circa 1914-1991.

My life story

 File — Folder 1: [31197230324375]
Identifier: MSS SC 2516
Scope and Contents Typewritten and handwritten autobiography reproduced by a mimeograph process. Day tells about her family's difficulties during the Great Depression. Her father lost his farm and once collapsed at work from lack of food. She was married in 1942 and lived in Highland and Heber City, Utah with her husband.

Neibaur family papers

Identifier: MSS 438
Scope and Contents Contains typed copies of a diary, biographies, autobiographies, and miscellaneous items. Neibaur kept his diary from 1841 to 1861. This typescript is 60 pages long, and there are many gaps in the record. Neibaur writes about leaving England for the United States. He lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, and later migrated to Utah in 1847 where he lived in Salt Lake City. Neibaur writes about his experiences with the presidents of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Joseph Smith and...

Orem Chapter records, 1974-2011

Identifier: MSS 730 Series IV
Scope and Contents Contains by-laws, programs, and minutes created by the activities of the Orem Chapter of the Yesharah Society. Dated 1974-2011.

Ellen Elvira Nash Parkinson papers

 File — Folder 1: [31197230337195]
Identifier: MSS 468
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a typewritten autobiography, two typewritten letters, and two biographies. In her autobiography, Parkinson writes about her life in Utah and Idaho, the polygamous marriage of her husband, and her attitude towards the Mormon Church. Also included is a brief biographical statement of Parkinson's daughter telling of Ellen's last years. The two letters are from Isaac B. Nash to "Vie" stating that he was given a three-month sentence for polygamy. The biography is of Mary Cramer...

Jean Rio Griffiths Baker Pearce diary

 File — Folder 1: [31197230347376]
Identifier: MSS 410
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a typescript of a diary. Pearce migrated to Utah in 1851. She went by way of New Orleans, Louisiana, and St. Louis, Missouri. She gives details on the trek to Utah. She lived in Ogden, Utah. There is a gap in the diary from 1852 to 1868. Pearce moved to California in 1869.

Photograph of the Alice Louise Reynolds Club

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197227643381]
Identifier: MSS 3811
Scope and Contents Group portrait of the Alice Louise Reynolds Club, the Salt Lake Chapter, taken at the Lion House on May 19, 1977. The names of the group members can be found on the back of the portrait.

Olive Andelin Potter autobiography

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197230231877]
Identifier: MSS 690
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten autobiography. The item was dictated in 1932. Olive married Wallace Edwin Potter in 1884 as a plural wife. She lived in numerous places in Utah especially when dodging federal officials. Olive gives her opinion on polygamy.