Register of the Marilyn Liston Warenski Papers,

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Title: Marilyn Liston Warenski Papers
Dates: 1976-1982 (inclusive)
Collection Number: Mss B 131
Summary: Includes miscellaneous correspondence, and other materials concerning the ERA.
Repository: Utah State Historical Society

Collection Inventory +/-

Box Folder Contents
box , folder : Miscellaneous
box 1, folder 1 : Miscellaneous correspondence, 1977-1980
box 1, folder 2 : History of Mormons for Era, May 1976 - 5 December 1979 [photocopy of holograph]
box 1, folder 3 : Young, Brigham, Speech to Join Session of the (Utah) Legislature giving his views on slavery, 5 February 1852
box 1, folder 4 : Collard, Kathryn, "The Legal Status of Homemakers of Utah, National Commission on the Observance of International Women's Year, Committee on Homemakers," June 1977
box 1, folder 5 : Thomas, Joan B., "Mormon Church Opposition to the Equal Rights Amendment;" with accompanying letter from Thomas to President Spencer W. Kimball, 7 September 1979
box 1, folder 6 : Board of Directors of the Church Council of Greater Seattle, "Mormons and the E.R.A.," December 1979
box 1, folder 7 : Fitzgerald, John W., "The Church and the Proposed Equal Rights Amendment: A Moral Issue," 28 May 1980
box 1, folder 8 : Chapman, James E., "The Legitimacy of Responsible Dissent," an address delivered to the Women's Forum in Provo, Utah, 27 September 1980 [sponsored by a chapter of the Alice Louise Reynolds Organization]
box 1, folder 9 : Benson, President Ezra, "The Honored Place of Woman," remarks to the Relief Society Women's Meeting, Salt Lake Tabernacle, 26 September 1981
box 1, folder 10 : Donithorne, Dennis, "The Queendom of God," a sermon delivered on Mother's Day at a sacrament meeting of the San Jose 3rd Ward, San Jose, California Stake, 9 May 1982
box 1, folder 11 : Forsyth, Howard, "Mormon Women Get the Priesthood: A Scenario," n.d.
box 1, folder 12 : Elswood, Cynthia Skousen, "Metaphysical Implications of God the Mother," n.d.
box 1, folder 13 : Mormons for ERA Newsletter, goals, principles, etc., 1978-1980
box 1, folder 14 : Equal Rights Coalition of Utah Newsletter, December 1979
box 1, folder 15 : ERA Times, n.d.
box 1, folder 16 : Miscellaneous promotional materials, flyers, advertisements, press releases, etc.; "Another Mormon View of the ERA," "Why Religious Groups Support the ERA," " . . . the Voice of Womankind...," "For Full and Permanent Equality...The Equal Rights Amendment," "Did You Know...Association of Women, "Stand Up for Equality! ! " "The Church, Religion and the Equal Rights Amendment," "This is a Plea for the ERA," Housewives for ERA
box 1, folder 17 : Miscellaneous articles
box 1, folder 17 1: "Am I not a Woman and a Sister?" Exponent II, Vol. 1, No.1, July 1974
box 1, folder 17 2: Burgoyne, Rodney W. and Robert H., "Conflict Secondary to Overt Paradoxes in Belief Systems--The Mormon Woman Example," Journal of Operational Psychiatry, Vol. VIII, No. 2, 1977
box 1, folder 17 3: "Mormon Women and Depression," Sunstone, March-April 1979
box 1, folder 17 4: Sillitoe, Linda and Paul Swensen, "A Moral Issue," Utah Holiday, January 1980
box 1, folder 17 5: Sillitoe, Linda, "Church Politics and Sonia Johnson: The Central Conundrum," Sunstone, January-February 1980
box 1, folder 17 6: Mulvey, Jill C., "Eliza R. Snow and the Woman Question," unidentified
box 1, folder 18-21 : Miscellaneous newspaper clippings, ca. 1970s
box 1, folder 22 : Miscellaneous materials: Sonja Johnson, Testimony before the United States Senate Constitutional Rights Subcommittee, "Equal Rights and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon)," 4 August 1978; Letter from Congressman Paul N. McClosky, Jr., 12th District, California to Constituent, 1 February 1979; Drafting of Women Resolution, 1980 Budget Session, H.C.R. No. 2, A Concurrent Resolution of the Budget Session of the 43rd Legislature of Utah; "Equal Rights Amendment"; "Trial after Trial . . . "

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Includes miscellaneous correspondence, and other materials concerning the ERA.

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Warenski, Marilyn Liston.




Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008


1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

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Finding aid written in Englishin Latin script

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