Personal histories of Mormon women in South Africa

Personal histories of Mormon women in South Africa

Dates: 1954-1978

Thirty-three handwritten and typed personal histories made in 1978 with accompanying photographs. The items are autobiographies of Mormon women in the Transvaal Stake of the Mormon Church in South Africa. Also included is a program and photographs of a service held in 1954 for the dedication of a chapel in the Transvaal Stake's Springs Branch.

  • Extent: 34 items (0.3 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1408
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Personal histories of Mormon women in South Africa mustbe obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1408; Personal histories of Mormon women in South Africa; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1408, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Transvaal Stake (South Africa)--History; Religion; Mormon Church--South Africa--History; Mormon women--South Africa--Biography; Mormons--South Africa--Biography; Relief Society; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); South Africa--History--1961-1994--Sources
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Photographic prints; Programs
Appraisal Information
LDS, Utah, and Western American women (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1408
Finding Aid Title
Personal histories of Mormon women in South Africa
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Geoff McLaughlin
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-12T04:03-0700
Finding Aid Language
English


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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
john_m_murphy@byu.edu