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Latter Day Saint women -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:

Great reckonings in little rooms

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1831
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of Smeath's dissertaion for her PhD degree in the Department of Theatre and Cinematic Arts at Brigham Young University. The item is entitled: "Great reckonings in little rooms: Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Kyd, and certian circles of association." Also included are two typewritten plays with handwritten corrections. They are entitled: "A Pride of Heretics" and "The Foreordained."

Dates: 1976-1979

Historical sketch of James Hendricks and Drusilla Dorris Hendricks

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230323070]
Identifier: MSS SC 2409
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of an autobiography. Drusilla married James Hendricks (1808-1870) in 1827. They joined the Mormon Church in 1835 and lived with the Mormons in Clay County, Missouri and Nauvoo, Illinois. They migrated to Utah in 1847 where they lived in Salt Lake City, Springville, and Richmond.

Dates: 1877

History of my life

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230232933]
Identifier: MSS 710
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography. Coombs was born and raised in Mt. Pleasant, Utah. Ellis married Leslie McLean Coombs who died in 1917. She lived in several towns in Utah and taught school in Mexico and in Canada. She spent most of her educational career (1918-1948) teaching school in Fairview, Utah.

Dates: 1960

Ardelia Narcissus George Hutchinson autobiography and genealogy

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230325935]
Identifier: MSS SC 2727
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography and family genealogy. Hutchinson was born and raised in Florida, remembers seeing the veterans of the American Civil War return, talks about her married life, and writes her move to Utah and later to Idaho.

Dates: approximately 1925

Ida Smith papers, approximately 1978-1997

 Series — Carton 8: Series 11; Series 12 [Barcode: 31197225547295], Folder: 1-9
Identifier: MSS 3312 Series 11
Scope and Contents

Contains talks and notes by Ida Smith and other materials. Dated approximately 1978 to 1997.

Dates: approximately 1978-1997

International Women's Year administrative files, circa 1977-1978

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3192 Series 1 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains agendas, meeting minutes, correspondence, resolutions pertaining to the International Women's Year. Materials discuss sample ballots, Equal Rights Amendment surveys, Utah delegates to state International Women's Year conferences. Includes Bradley's notes on women's topics and issues. Dated circa 1977-1978.

Dates: circa 1977-1978

Joseph Fielding Smith Institute for Latter-day Saint History digital media, 2004

 Sub-Series — Carton 3: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 31197233286498], Folder: 60
Identifier: MSS 8009 Series 2 Sub-Series 8
Scope and Contents

Contains four DVDs of lectures that were part of a 2004 lecture series entitled To Tell the Tale: Preserving the Lives of Mormon Women. Includes lectures on Relief Society, Mormon women's history, and women newspaper editors.

Dates: 2004

Lucile Carrigan Krebs papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230321637]
Identifier: MSS SC 2282
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and printed letters, certificates, licenses, and other miscellaneous items relating to the Krebs family. Also included is an autograph book signed by those attending Lucile Krebs' funeral and also letters of condolence relating to her death in 1974.

Dates: 1917-1974

Letter to Mrs L. R. Carter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230319169]
Identifier: MSS SC 2096
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter addressed to "Mrs L. R. Carter." The letter is dated October 25, 1899 and was apparently written by a Mormon woman seventy years old. She talks about clothing and her participation in a July 24th parade in an unnamed town, probably in Utah.

Dates: 1899

Maureen Ursenbach Beecher class notes and papers, 1948-1972

 Series — Box 3: Series 2
Identifier: MSS 2285 Series 2
Scope and Contents note

Papers on various figures in literary and rhetorical history, as well as lecture notes, class assignments, readings, etc. for english and comparative literature classes (usually as the instructor, but occasionally as a student herself - english, german, german lit., comparative lit.).

Dates: Other: 1948-1972