Pamela Jill Porter diaries

Pamela Jill Porter diaries

Dates: 1971-1980

Handwritten diaries. Porter writes about her spiritual experiences and how she regards the Mormon Church. Some of the diaries were written while Porter attended Brigham Young University and majored in English. She also lived in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and in Boston, Massachusetts.

  • Extent: 10 v. (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Porter, Pamela Jill
  • Call Number: MSS 1818
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Items are restricted. Permission to read them must be obtained from the author.
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 Diaries 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 1818; Diaries; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1818, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Albuquerque (N.M.)--History--Sources; Boston (Mass.)--History--Sources; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Mormon women--Massachusetts--Boston--History--Sources; Mormon women--New Mexico--Albuquerque--History--Sources; Mormon women--Utah--Provo--History--Sources; Provo (Utah)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
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).
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Finding Aid Title
Porter (Pamela Jill) diaries
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-02-27T10:09-0700
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Biographical History

Mormon woman and student at Brigham Young University.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts