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Mormon women -- Diaries

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Annie Wells Cannon journals

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2307

The collection contains the journals and typescript of the journals of Annie Wells Cannon from 30 June 1877 - 1 September 1942, papers, other miscellaneous materials.

Dates: 1877-1942

Martha Cragun Cox diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230331750]
Identifier: MSS SC 3251
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of an handwritten diary. Cox writes about her life, comments on her gandchildren, and expresses her opinion of manners and morals.

Dates: 1930-1932

Caroline Barnes Crosby autobiography and diary

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2343
Scope and Contents These materials were photocopied from microfilm copies of handwritten items. Caroline Crosby wrote about her early life in Massachusetts and Canada. She married Jonathan Crosby in 1834. She was baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in 1835. She lived in Kirtland, Ohio, and later moved to Indiana. Caroline came to Nauvoo, Illinois, in 1843. She later migrated to Utah in 1848. Caroline and her husband were called to the Society Islands as missionaries in 1850 and...
Dates: 1848-1883

Emeline : our girls' birthday book, date of production not identified

 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232481769], Folder: 6
Identifier: MSS 2307 Item 1
Scope and Contents

Calendar with friends' and relatives' birthdays written in.

Dates: date of production not identified

Funeral services for Sister Annie Wells Cannon, 1942 September 5

 Item — Box 2: [Barcode: 31197232481744], Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 2307 Item 1
Scope and Contents

Transcript of the funeral services of Annie Wells Cannon, dated September 5, 1942 and held in Salt Lake City.

Dates: 1942 September 5

Ellen Hundley diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230332279]
Identifier: MSS SC 3264
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten diary. Hundley writes about her trip from Utah to Texas starting in the spring of 1856. She travels from Salt Lake City, Utah, across Wyoming and then to Texas. She enounters Indians on the way and returns to Bents Fort where she witnessed and Indian dance. She travels until October of 1856. Little is known of Hundley. She might have been a Mormon woman.

Dates: 1856

Mary Ann King diaries

Identifier: MSS 2315
Scope and Contents

Contains two diaries kept by Mary Ann King. They cover the time periods of 1880 to 1882 and 1887 to 1888, with the latter time period during the years that Mary Ann King accompanied her husband, William King, on his mission to the Sandwich Islands for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Dates: 1880-1888

Michelle Bennett Hawkins diaries, 1979-2001

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2953 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Diaries describe Hawkins's daily activities from bewteen 1979 and 2001. Includes diaries documenting her missionary service in Puerto Rico.

Dates: Other: 1979-2001

Genevieve Johnson Pettit diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230331875]
Identifier: MSS SC 3242
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten diary. The author writes about her migration from Arizona to Raymond, Alberta, Canada. On the way, she stayed with her aunt Daisy Dixon in Parowan, Utah. She tells about her daily activities, Church meetings, and a young man who visited her named Jim S.

Dates: 1903-1904

Frank Homer Roberts and Mary Knowlton Coray diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2298
Scope and Contents

The diaries include information about his daily life as a sheep herder. Also mentioned are trips to Mexico and other states in the West. One diary of his mother, Mary Knowlton Coray, is included that tells of her converstion story and her time working in a store.

Dates: 1909-1944