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Kathleen H. Hughes papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8850

Scope and Contents

The collection includes historical scrapbooks of Kathleen H. Hughes' time as first counselor in the general presidency of the Relief Society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, as well as minutes of board meetings, posters and programs of past events, training materials, speeches and addresses, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, photographs, and documentation of various events that took place from the years 2002 to 2007.


  • 2002-2007


Conditions Governing Access

Access restricted until January 2026.

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

Biographical / Historical

Kathleen H. Hughes (born 1944) was born and raised in Tooele, Utah. She received a bachelor's degree in English education from Weber State College. Afterward, she moved to Missouri and went on to get a master's degree in special education from Central Missouri State University. She served in various callings within the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints throughout her life, including her service as first counselor in the general Relief Society presidency from 2002 to 2007.


8 boxes (4 linear ft.)

3 folders (0.03 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Arranged in original (chronological) order.

Custodial History

Donated by Kathleen Hurst Hughes in 2016.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Kathleen Hurst Hughes; 2016.


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

Processing Information

Processed; Megan Hall Thompson; March 2021.

Kathleen H. Hughes papers
Megan Thompson Hall
2021 March
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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