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Ricks College (Rexburg, Idaho)

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1923-2001

Administrative History

Ricks College (1923-2001) was a religious two-year college in Rexburg, Idaho. Previously known as Ricks Normal College, the institution was later renamed as Brigham Young University-Idaho.

Citation

Reeser, G.D. Idaho authors, 1990: t.p. (Ricks College; Rexburg, Idaho)

LC data base, 5-29-91 (hdg.: Ricks College, Rexburg, Idaho)

BYU-Idaho website, via WWW, May 9, 2003 (summer of 1917 the school became Ricks Normal College; in 1923, the school became known as Ricks College; in 2001 became Brigham Young University-Idaho)

Not found: Brigham Young University-Idaho Catalog, 2001-2002: cover, p. 6, etc. (BYU-IDAHO); Students rays, 1918: t.p. (Ricks Normal College)

Found in 116 Collections and/or Records:

Ruth H. Barrus papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2092
Abstract Papers and scrapbooks relating to her work in humanities and music at Ricks College, her role as mother and wife, and position as 1978 Idaho Mother of the Year. Collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, personal journals (1976-1979), class syllabi, grant applications, and papers written for publication and presentation. Includes information on the 1976 Teton Dam disaster.
Dates: approximately 1933-1979

Board of Trustees meeting minutes, 1992-2005

 Sub-Series — Carton: 3
Identifier: UA 5606 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains the meeting minutes of Brigham Young University Idaho's Board of Trustees from the Office of the General Counsel from 1992-2005.
Dates: 1992-2005

Brigham Young University-Idaho meeting minutes, 1992-2005

 Series — Carton: 3
Identifier: UA 5606 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains the meeting minutes of Brigham Young University--Idaho's Executive Committee and Board of Trustees from the Office of the General Counsel from 1992-2005.
Dates: 1992-2005

John J. Buckmiller Ricks College fraternity certificate

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2193
Scope and Contents Handwritten and printed certificate. The item confirms that John J. Buckmiller was a member of the fraternity at Ricks College in Rexburg, Idaho. The item is signed by John A. Widtsoe (1872-1952), Mormon author and educator.
Dates: 1952

Oswald Christensen journals

 Class — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 531
Scope and Contents Holograph journals which include an autobiographical sketch and describe work with the Oneida Stake Academy and Ricks College, the Latter-day Saint Church and personal and family activities.
Dates: 1902-1958

Ephraim Hatch bound volumes, 1875-1975

 Series
Identifier: UA 923 Series 1
Scope and Contents note Contains various photos.
Dates: Other: 1875-1975

Ephraim Hatch collection of university building histories, 1974-1985

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 923 Series 1 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Contains bound volumes of photographs and information of the different physical plants and campus buildings.
Dates: 1974-1985

Ephraim Hatch drafts for A History of the Brigham Young University Campus and the Department of Physical Plant, approximately 1975

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 923 Series 1 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Contains bound volumes of photographs of the univeristy campus and its development during the presidencies of various university presidents. Volumes assembled in approximately 1975.
Dates: approximately 1975

Ephraim Hatch loose images, 1971-1988

 Series
Identifier: UA 923 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Contains various photos and negatives of buildings, sculptures and other architectual focuses of BYU campuses and surrounding Provo area.
Dates: Other: 1971-1988

Executive Commitee meeting minutes, 1992-2005

 Sub-Series — Carton: 3
Identifier: UA 5606 Series 3 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains the meeting minutes of Brigham Young University Idaho's Executive Committee from the Office of the General Counsel from 1992-2005.
Dates: 1992-2005