Amy Brown Lyman papers

Amy Brown Lyman papers

Dates: 1888-1957

Correspondence, addresses, reports, legislative bills, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia. The materials relate to Lyman's work while serving as an officer in national and international women's organizations, as president of the Relief Society of the Mormon Church, and as a member of the Utah House of Representatives.

  • Extent: 8 boxes (4 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Lyman, Amy Brown, 1872-1959
  • Call Number: MSS 316
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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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 316; Amy Brown Lyman papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 316, LTPSC.
Other Finding Aids
Box-level inventory available online.
Subject Terms
Lyman, Amy Brown, 1872-1959; Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)--History--Sources; Religion; Mormon women--Utah--History--Sources; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Women legislators--Utah--History--Sources; Women--United States--Societies and clubs--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Bills; Letters; Reports; Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Appraisal Information
LDS, Utah, and Western American women (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Lyman (Amy Brown) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-05-29T16:08-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Social worker, Utah State legislator, teacher, and lecturer.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts