Stark, Helen Candland, 1901-1994
- Existence: 1901 - 1994
Helen Candland Stark (1901-1994) was a poet and essayist.
Helen Candland Stark was born September 18, 1901. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor's degree in Theatre Arts, and later a master's in English. On March 28, 1936, she married Henry Stark. While she and her husband lived in Delaware, they were instrumental in helping a branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints become established there. During the later years of her life, Stark became a poet and essayist. She also was one of the founders of the Alice Louise Reynolds Club. Stark died May 25, 1994.
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
Contains photographs, correspondence, manuscripts, published works, a personal report, poetry, and ephemera created or collected by Helen Candland Stark, as well as ephemera from her memorial service. It also contains her mother's patriarchal blessing and papers regarding the Alice Louise Reynolds endowment fund. Materials date from between 1958 and 1995.
Oral history interview with Anna Elizabeth Stark, conducted by Helen Candland Stark on January 11, 1982. Anna discusses her early childhood in Leland, Utah and parents, her Danish ancestry, her teaching career at Weber State, Duchesne, Beaver and her retirement. The collection includes a rough draft, original transcript, a newspaper clipping about Anna and a bound copy of the interview.
Interview by Helen Stark with Nell Partridge, discussing her early life in Farmington, Utah; her education, career, travels, marriage and children. Includes transcript and sound recording.
Interview by Helen Stark with Violet Brown, educator, discussing her early life in Alpine, Santaquin, and Provo, Utah. Also discusses her education, travels, and marriage.
Interview by Helen Stark with William J. Snow, Jr. of his reminiscences of his pioneer grandfather, and his father's and his education at Berkeley and Brigham Young University. Includes transcript and sound recording.
- Collection 10
- Archival Record 4
- Oral histories 9
- Home and Family 6
- Letters 6
- Social Life and Customs 6
- Colleges and Universities 4
- Education 4
- Photographs 3
- Danish Americans -- Utah -- History 2
- Interviews 2
- Mormon women -- Utah -- Leland -- Interviews 2
- Salem (Utah) -- History 2
- Academy Square (Provo, Utah) 1
- Agriculture 1
- Articles 1
- Audiocassettes 1
- Autobiographies 1
- Beaver (Utah) 1
- City and Town Life 1
- Conservation of natural resources -- Pacific and Mountain States 1
- Diaries 1
- Drafts (Documents) 1
- Duchesne County (Utah) 1
- Environment and Conservation 1
- Environmental Conditions 1
- Illustrators -- United States 1
- Judges -- Utah 1
- Library buildings -- Utah -- Provo 1
- Manuscripts 1
- Mormon authors -- 20th century -- American poetry 1
- Mormon women 1
- Mormon women authors 1
- Natural resources -- United States 1
- Poetry -- Women authors 1
- Postcards 1
- Printed ephemera 1
- Quakers -- New Jersey 1
- Randlett (Utah) -- History -- Sources 1
- Transcripts 1
- Water conservation -- Utah -- Salem -- History 1 ∧ less