Helene Muhlestein collection

Helene Muhlestein collection

Dates: 1900-1922

Collection contains books of photographs of Germany and Switzerland, an album of postcards, and a German manuscript. Materials were produced between approximately 1900 and 1922.

  • Extent: 1 oversize folder (0.3 linear ft.). -- 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Muhlestein, Helene, 1889-1972
  • Call Number: MSS 6933
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th 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
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Helene Muhlestein collection 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 6933; Helene Muhlestein collection; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6933, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Helene Muhlestein.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Helene Muhlestein.
Subject Terms
City and Town Life; Germany--Pictorial works; Social Life and Customs; Switzerland--Pictorial works
Genre / Form
Postcards; Souvenirs (Keepsakes)
Processing Information
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history, ( 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Muhlestein (Helene) collection
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-08T09:31-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Helene Muhlestein, born Helene Luise Lisette Dreesen, was born on 30 January 1889 in Germany. In 1939 she married John Nicholas Muhlestein in Provo, Utah. She passed away in Provo, Utah in 1972.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts