Delila M. Abbott papers

Delila M. Abbott papers

Dates: 1971-1979

Handwritten, typewritten, and printed correspondence, hand bills, pamphlets, book drafts, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items. The materials include a typewritten draft of the book "Women Legislators of Utah, 1896-1976." The items relate to Abbott's political career and her association with women legislators in Utah and in the United States.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Abbott, Delila M.
  • Call Number: MSS 1657
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1657; Papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1657, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Abbott, Delila M.; Civic Activism; Politics, Government, and Law; Utah--Politics and government; Women legislators--United States--History--Sources; Women legislators--Utah--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Broadsides; Drafts (Documents); Letters; Newspapers; Pamphlets
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1657
Finding Aid Title
Abbott (Delila M.) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Furcini
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-01-18T09:56-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon author and member of Utah's House of Representatives.



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