Mary Jane Ollerton biography

Mary Jane Ollerton biography

Dates: 1975

Typescript of the biography of Mary Jane Ollerton, known as Mamie, who became the head of the Department of Elementary Education at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.04 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Clark, Sadie Ollerton, 1901-1992
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1711
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th 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 Mary Jane Ollerton biography 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 1711; Mary Jane Ollerton biography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1711, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1974.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1974.
Subject Terms
Ollerton, Mary Jane, 1880-1933; Colleges and Universities; Education; Women educators--Utah--Provo--History; Women in the Mormon Church--Utah--Provo--History
Genre / Form
Biography--19th century; Biography--20th century
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Ollerton (Mary Jane) biography
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-23T04:15-0700
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Biographical Sketch

Mormon genealogist and schoolteacher in Houston, Texas who was Mary Jane Ollerton's sister.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts