Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MSS 7810
Scope and Contents Collection contains research materials and manuscripts for the Unofficial Manual for Bishops' wives, which includes articles, surveys, and correspondence. The collection also includes Adams' personal journals. Materials dated 1968-2011.
Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233283800]
Identifier: Vault MSS 94
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter, dated October 19, 1877, written in Salt Lake City, Utah, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Gardiner writes that she has prayed and received a dream. She desires to be sealed to a good man.
Dates: 1871 October 19
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230316702]
Identifier: MSS SC 2052
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230323591]
Identifier: MSS SC 2386
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten pamphlet on how Mormon women can get and keep a good husband. Reid suggests these young women do such things as smile a lot and flatter their boyfriends.
Dates: approximately 1955
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7810 Series 2
Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233283784]
Identifier: Vault MSS 95
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter, dated 5 Feb. 1873, and addressed to Brigham Young, second president of the Mormon Church. Reynolds writes about his concerns for the state of the Salt Lake Theatre.
Dates: 1873 February 5
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 942
Scope and Contents Letter to Frank S. Bellings of 17 Feb. 1905 discussing the marriage customs and sexual practices of Mormons, especially referring to the basic principles of celestial or polygamous marriage. Bellings was doing research for a book on ethics and morality. Apparently, his research was never published in book form.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232489986]
Identifier: MSS 613
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter dated 9 March 1877 and addressed to Eliza Cooper of Monroe, Utah. The item was composed in St. George, Utah. Young responds to a number of questions dealing with clothing to be worn in LDS temples, how the bodies of dead children are to be dressed, to whom the children belong when their mother has been sealed to two men, what women should do when they have a husband that is not strong in the faith, and the veracity of being married outside of a...
Dates: 1877 March 9