Margaret Maw papers

Margaret Maw papers

Dates: 1909-1963

Handwritten minutes of meetings, scrapbooks, book drafts, short stories, manuscripts and articles. The materials relate to Maw's work with women's organizations and clubs in Provo, Utah, and to her writing career. Included are drafts of Maw's stories and novels with handwritten corrections.

  • Extent: 6 boxes (3 linear ft.). -- 8 scrapbooks
  • Creator: Maw, Margaret, 1874
  • Call Number: MSS 830
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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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 830; Margaret Maw papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 830, LTPSC.
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File-level inventory available online.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. One Hundred Thirty-Fifth Quorum of the Seventy; Maw, Margaret, 1874---Archives; Clubs and Societies; Mormon women--Utah--Provo--History; Social Life and Customs; Women authors, American--Utah--Provo--History; Women--Utah--Provo--History; Women--Utah--Provo--Societies and clubs--History
Genre / Form
Articles; Corporate minutes; Drafts (Documents); Scrapbooks
Processing Information
Processed; 1974
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
Maw (Margaret) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-08-05T10:23-0600
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Biographical History

Author and educator.

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