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Mormon women -- Utah -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 84 Collections and/or Records:

Annie Swensen Walker diaries

 Collection — Box 1: [31197230364645]
Identifier: MSS 1656
Scope and Contents Eleven handwritten diaries. Walker writes about her experiences living in Lindon, Pleasant Grove, and Salt Lake City, Utah. She also relates her experiences while attending Brigham Young Academy and her various church-related activities. Many entries are lengthy and detailed. There are many gaps.

Emmeline B. Wells letter

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 659
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter thanking a Miss Grey for sending a transcript of Relief Society minutes.

Marilyn D. Whipple papers

 File — Folder 1: [31197230312529]
Identifier: MSS SC 1424
Scope and Contents Periodical articles by or about Marilyn Whipple and programs and handouts for classes taught by her. Most of the classes were offered through the Brigham Young University Education Week program. The items deal with women's fashions and self-image.

Ezma Gladys Baxter Wilde papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2039
Scope and Contents Diary kept by Wilde when she served as a missionary for the Mormon Church in the Southern Sates Mission, 1921-1923. Also included are correspondence and photographs which date until 1992 when Wilde died. These materials relate to family matters and her service in the primary organization of the Mormon Church.

Clarissa Harden Wilhelm autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [31197232489333]
Identifier: MSS 546
Scope and Contents Typewritten copy of an autobiography. Wilhelm writes about her youth in New York, her joining the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1838, her move to Nauvoo, Illinois, in 1844, and her subsequent migration to Utah. She also tells about her various marriages and her life in Salt Lake City, Spanish Fork, Springville, St. George, and Orderville, Utah. She also talks of living in St. Joseph, Arizona.

Woman's Exponent receipt

 File — Folder 1: [31197230334143]
Identifier: MSS 1118
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten receipt dated April 6, 1880 and signed by E. B. Wells, editor. The item states that $2 was received for a subscription to the newspaper.

Yesharah Society ephemera, 1959-1962

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 730 Series 8
Scope and Contents Contains three copies of “The Prophecy”; directions and a hand-drawn map to someone’s house; two poems written by Minnie I. Hodapp titled “Joseph Smith” and “Book of Gold”; program for the Nelke Reading Club; small pamphlet with recipes and quotes. Dated 1959-1962.

Yesharah Society history, constitution, and by-laws, 1928-1999

Identifier: MSS 730 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains written histories, constitution and by-laws, correspondence, scrapbook, and annual breakfasts program booklets collected from activities collected from the Yesharah Society. Dated 1928-1999.

Yesharah Society Provo chapter 1 biographical records, 1933-1969

Identifier: MSS 730 Series 1 Series II Sub-Series II
Scope and Contents Contains the biographies of various members of the first Provo chapter of the Yesharah Society. Dated 1933-1969.

Yesharah Society Provo chapter 1 minute and roll books, 1929-1975

Identifier: MSS 730 Series 1 Series II Sub-Series I
Scope and Contents Subseries contains the mintute books kept by the first Provo chapter of the Yesharah Society. Dated 1929-1975.