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Betty June Done papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3879

Scope and Contents

Collection includes Done's personal copy of the book Message of the stars, as well as some papers about horoscopes.


  • 1925-1990


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 publish material from Betty June Done papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Betty June Done (1925-1990) was born in Alameda, California, to Willard Vivian and Alice June Kimball Done. She worked at the Utah State Mental Hospital, Provo, Utah between 1980 and 1990, and practiced astrology and horoscope reading. She died on 23 April 1990, after being stabbed by one of the hospital patients. She also was the great-granddaughter of Heber Chase Kimball, an early apostle of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


2 folders (0.25 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Prior to donation the items were held by donor's mother, who worked with Betty Done at the Utah State Mental Hospital.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Earl and Charlene Butler.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Register of Betty June Done papers
Rose Frank
10 June 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States