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Helen Candland Stark papers

Identifier: MSS 9484

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of Helen Candland Stark's personal papers, especially journals, biographical materials, correspondence and photographs. Other files include materials related to women's issues in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, material related to a history she wrote of the Church in Delaware and historical material related to an attempt to conserve Salem Pond in Utah County. Also includes Stark's published poetry, articles, and essays and drafts of many of these works, as well as notes for various speeches and lectures she gave over the years. Stark also collected histories, poetry and correspondence from friends and neighbors. Includes many Quaker publications and various other papers and correspondence with members of the Quaker faith. Dated approximately 1920-1991.


  • approximately 1920-1991


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at


21 cartons (21 linear ft.)

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Custodial History

Donated in 1991 by Helen Candland Stark.


20th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.

Related Materials

Related materials in MSS 6220, MSS P 719, and MSS 6284.

Register of Helen Candland Stark papers
Rebecca A. Wiederhold, Technical Services Archivist
2021 April 26
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States