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Latter Day Saint women -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:

Maureen Ursenbach Beecher collection addendum, 1909-1997

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2285 Series 5
Scope and Contents

Research materials on Vivian Talbot, miscellaneous papers and offprints, completed projects, papers and other materials for English 495R, and Trail Diaires information.

Dates: Other: 1909-1997

Maureen Ursenbach Beecher papers presented in academic meetings, 1975-1997

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2285 Series 8
Scope and Contents note

This series contains papers that were presented by Maureen Ursenbach Beecher in academic forums. Many pertain to the history of prominent LDS women. Materials dated 1975-1997.

Dates: Other: 1975-1997

Maureen Ursenbach Beecher personal research and addresses, 1972-1994

 Series — Box 4: Series 4 [Barcode: 31197225551289]
Identifier: MSS 2285 Series 4
Scope and Contents Research materials on Swiss-Mormon history (Swiss family branches, the Swiss Mission, etc.), including photos, diaries, family records, books, and correspondence; materials for papers written and addresses given by Beecher, including photocopies, bibliographies, commentaries, writing guides, material on the LDS Church History division, drafts, LDS Church manuals, correspondence, article reprints, issues of Church News and other publications (The Creative Woman, The Ensign, Exponent II, The...
Dates: Other: 1972-1994

Maureen Ursenbach Beecher publications, 1974-1997

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2285 Series 6
Scope and Contents

This series includes many of Maureen Ursenbach Beecher's published writings, nearly all of which addressed the history of Mormon women and were published in LDS magazines or other publications. Materials dated 1974-1997.

Dates: Other: 1974-1997

Maureen Ursenbach Beecher student and research files on Mormon Women's History, 1954-1997, 1909

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2285 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Student compositions and research on various aspects of Mormon women's history (features historical figures' diaries, autobiographies, missionary journals, correspondence, oral histories, memoranda, and poetry); includes maps, typescripts, floppy disks, photographs, pamphlet excerpts, style guides for LDS authors, etc.

Dates: Other: 1954-1997; Other: 1909

Maureen Ursenbach Beecher university and professional committee files, 1981-1992

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2285 Series 3
Scope and Contents Programs and papers for the Mormon History Association (particularly on women's history), correspondence, proposals, addresses, materials for an article for the Utah Encyclopedia, papers and letters in search of new editors of Dialogue magazine; papers, brochures, and other information for Women's Conference; papers, letters, Board of Trustees minutes, and tapes of the Leonard J. Arrington Foundation for Mormon Studies; cassette tapes and transcripts of oral history interviews, and...
Dates: Other: 1981-1992

The memorandum of Mary H. Parker

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232490141]
Identifier: MSS 637
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten autobiographical account. Mary Richards writes about her conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England, resistance after her baptism, and talks a lot about her association with Heber C. Kimball, an apostle in the LDS Church. Also included is a newspaper clipping which is an obituary of Phinehas Richards, Mary's father-in-law and an early settler of Sanpete County, Utah.

Dates: approximately 1850

Series edited by Maureen Ursenbach Beecher, 1996-1997

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2285 Series 7
Scope and Contents note

This series contains publications that were edited by Maureen Ursenbach Beecher. Materials dated 1996-1997.

Dates: Other: 1996-1997

Agusta B. Smith letters and poetry

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230316645]
Identifier: MSS SC 2044
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letters and poems. The letters discuss personal matters, and the poems deal with various topics.

Dates: 1873-1875

Bathsheba W. Bigler Smith autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230336791]
Identifier: MSS 920
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a 260-page handwritten autobiography. Smith includes copies of correspondence and patriarchal blessings in her account. She joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1837, lived with the Mormons in Missouri and Illinois, married George Albert Smith in 1841, allowed him to take additional wives, came to Utah in 1849, and served as president of the Relief Society.

Dates: 1844-1906