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Latter Day Saint women -- Utah

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

Alice Hazel Stallings Evans diaries, 1937-1938

 Series — Box 3: Series 3; Series 4; Series 5; Series 6 [Barcode: 31197235217566], Folder: 11
Identifier: MSS 8244 Series 5
Scope and Contents

Consists of two yearly journals belonging to Alice Hazel Stallings Evans. Journals discuss everyday occurrences and personal reflections. Dated 1937 to 1938.

Dates: 1937-1938

Martha Sonntag Bradley research papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3192
Scope and Contents

Collection includes research materials created or acquired by Martha Sonntag Bradley for use in her publications: Pedestals & Podiums: Utah Women, Religious Authority & Equal Rights and Four Zinas: A Story of Mothers and Daughters on the Mormon Frontier. It also includes many documents pertaining to the International Women's Year, and the Equal Rights Amendment. These all discuss equal rights for women, the Mormon church and feminism, and the conference itself.

Dates: 1836-2002

Brown family correspondence, circa 1847-1969

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3192 Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains the correspondence of Zina D. H. Young, before and after her marriage, Charles Ora Card, Hugh B. Brown, and a few others. These letters pertain to daily life for Zina Young and her relatives. Dated circa 1847-1969.

Dates: circa 1847-1969

Rose Zipporah Marsh Butler papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197239125690]
Identifier: MSS 9654
Scope and Contents Collection contains letters to and from Rose Zipporah Marsh Butler, including envelopes and fragments of the stationary box where the letters were stored. Includes two letters dated 1888 and 1889 from James Chandler to William and Sarah Beecher, Rose's foster parents, and a letter dated around 1888 from Edwin Beecher to William and Sarah Beecher, thanking them for taking care of Rose. Collection also contains a bound biographical sketch of Rose Zipporah Marsh Butler, produced after 1967....
Dates: 1888-1967

Elaine Cannon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8195
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, plaques, printed ephemera photographs, and other material created by Elaine Cannon and other members of the Cannon family. The materials document Cannon's church service, writing, and family life. Includes audio and video recordings. Also includes materials created by D. James Cannon, mainly related to his personal life and church service. Materials date from between 1832 and 2003.

Dates: 1832-2003

Card family documents, circa 1853-1969

 Sub-Series — Box 19: Series 2 [Barcode: 31197233599437], Folder: 8-9
Identifier: MSS 3192 Series 2 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains a variety of various personal documents such as journal excerpts, poems, patriarchal blessing, records, a photocopied account book, and other materials. Also contains a book of collected history and correspondence of Joseph Young Card (Zina Card's son) and Pearl Eliza Christensen Card. Topics include daily life, church affairs, personal thoughts, and finances. Dated circa 1853-1969.

Dates: circa 1853-1969

Charles Ora Card incoming correspondence, circa 1886-1887

 Sub-Series — Box 10: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 31197233599288], Folder: 10
Identifier: MSS 3192 Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence from fellow leaders in the church such as President M. W. [Marrill], Moses Thatcher, and others. Materials relate to Church affairs and general local events. Dated circa 1886-1887.

Dates: circa 1886-1887

Charles Ora Card outgoing correspondence, circa 1888-1903

 Sub-Series — Box 18: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 31197233599429], Folder: 11
Identifier: MSS 3192 Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 6
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence to children, primarily son Joseph, and also to church leaders such as President Lorenzo Snow. Correspondence to Joseph discusses daily life. Correspondence to church leaders concerns church affairs and local events. Dated circa 1888-1903.

Dates: circa 1888-1903

Collection of Farnsworth, Mayhew, and Chipman family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9642
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letters sent to and from Farnsworth, Mayhew, and Chipman families. Also include wedding and reunion invitations and other ephemera. The majority of the letters are to Caroline Abigail Mayhew Chipman. Other relatives include Lydia Farnsworth Mayhew, Otto Lyman Mayhew, Walter Franklin Mayhew, Martha Hoggard Chipman, Frederick Moroni Houston, Lydia Lucinda Chipman, Fredrick Vernon Houston, and John Curtis Houston. Materials dated 1808-1950.

Dates: 1808-1950

Julia Ellen Davis Dillman diary

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8977
Scope and Contents

Diary of Julia Ellen Davis Dillman, beginning with a brief autobiographical sketch and followed by infrequent entries about her life in St. Charles, Idaho (near Bear Lake) and later Ashley Valley (near Vernal, Utah). Also mentions her marriage to Peter Dillman in 1882, some poetry, and a closing entry about her funeral and farewell entries from the associations she belonged to. Dated 1878 to 1906.

Dates: 1878-1906