Papers, 1852-1932.


Gates, Susa Young, 1856-1933. Papers, 1852-1932.

Papers, 1852-1932.

The two major sections of this collection are the correspondence, subdivided into family and general, and the bulk of materials for her book "The Life Story of Brigham Young." This includes notes, drafts, research, and reviews of the book. Another section concerns women and particularly women in the LDS church. Notable materials are biographical sketches of Mormon women and drafts of the unpublished book "History of Women." Photographs removed and filed in a C collection under the same number.

18 reels --11 lin. ft. : manuscript and typewritten.

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