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Exponent II correspondence and poetry

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7009

Scope and Contents note

Collection contains poetry submissions and correspondence of the poetry editor of the Exponent II. The correspondence contains both letters to and fromm poetry editor Linda Sillitoe. The collection dates from 1978 to 1984.


  • 1978-1984


Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Exponent II correspondence and poetry must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

Exponent II was founded in 1974. It was started in the legacy of the original Exponent newspaper, which focused on, and was written by, Mormon women and was closed in 1914. Exponent II is aimed at the concerns and interests of modern Latter-day Saint women and is not an official Church newspaper.


1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Collection contains letters written to, and poetry submitted to, Exponent II. The collection dates from 1978 to 1984.

Custodial History note

Donated by Linda Sillitoe in 1992.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; Linda Sillitoe; 1992.

Appraisal note

LDS, Utah, and Western American women (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).

Processing Information note

Processed; Mary Downs; 2009.

Register of Exponent II correspondence and poetry
Mary Downs, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
18 June 2009
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