Helen Campbell Monson autobiography and poetry

Helen Campbell Monson autobiography and poetry

Dates: 1950-1975

Typewritten autobiography (3 leaves) and thirteen printed poems. Three of the poems have been set to music.

  • Extent: 14 items
  • Creator: Monson, Helen Campbell, 1914
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1088
  • 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 Helen Campbell Monson autobiography and poetry 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 SC 1088; Helen Campbell Monson autobiography and poetry; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1088, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Helen Campbell Monson in 1978.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Helen Campbell Monson; 1978.
Subject Terms
Material Types; Mormon women--Colorado--Denver--Biography.; Publications; Women poets, American--Colorado--Denver--Biography.
Genre / Form
Autobiographies--Mormon authors
Appraisal Information
LDS, Utah, and Western American women (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Monson (Helen Campbell) autobiography
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Patsy Shin Hernandez
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:38-0600
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Biographical History

Poetess, nurse, active member of the Mormon Church, and mother of eleven children. She married Kenneth Lawrence Monson 24 June 1938 and has been residing in Denver, Colorado, since 1942.

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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts