Susa Young Gates notebook
Scope and Contents
This is a holograph original of the piece "A Grateful Mother's Standpoint" given to her, as she believed, by inspiration. The story deals with the biblical Rachel and her life in polygamy. She alludes to the then current state of polygamous families and the presecution faced by the Latter-day Saint community.
- Gates, Susa Young, 1856-1933 (Person)
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Susa Young Gates, a daughter of Brigham Young, was the author of a dozen books, the founder of many regional and national women's organizations, editor, poetess, musician, woman suffragette, and the mother of 13 children. She founded and edited the "Young Women's Journal" and the "Relief Society Magazine." She organized the music and domestic science departments at Brigham Young University and was a board member for many years. She is best known for her biography of her father, Brigham Young. Gates was a regular contributor to the "Exponent" in which this piece appeared in the Christmas issue in 1898.
1 volume (0.07 linear ft.)
1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Donated in 1974.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcription available in folder 2.
Processed; Megan Hall; April 5, 2021; Transcription added.
- Register of Susa Young Gates notebook
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2010 July 19
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.