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Holt, Edward H., 1872-1938



  • Existence: 1872 - 1938

Biographical History

Edward H. Holt (1872-1938) was a Latter-day Saint business professor in Utah. He served as professor of Business Education at Brigham Young University from 1893 to 1921, and from 1924 to 1938. He was also appointed acting president of Brigham Young University in 1929.

Edward H. Holt papers, 1899-1938

FamilySearch, 8 March 2013 (Edward H. Holt; b. 1 Jun 1872; d. 27 Oct 1938)

UPB files, December 5, 2020 (professor of Business Education from 1893 to 1921, and 1924-1938; acting president of BYU in 1929)

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Financial Services records

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231035434]
Identifier: UA 149
Scope and Contents

Contains annual financial reports and estimates of expenses including teachers' salaries and departmental budgets, real estate sales, statements from Knight Trust and Savings Bank, and correspondence concerning financial affairs between the Office of the President of Brigham Young University, the Brigham Young University Board of Trustees and the Latter-day Saints Church Commission of Education. Includes 47 items.

Dates: 1911-1922

Edward H. Holt papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197231036630]
Identifier: UA 250
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence regarding admission to Brigham Young Academy, theology class assignments, petitions, essays, talks by Lorenzo Snow and George Q. Cannon, papers regarding credit, advanced standing, student clubs, and miscellaneous correspondence and reports from Holt's files. Materials date from between 1899 and 1938.

Dates: 1899-1938

Edward H. Holt papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231036390]
Identifier: UA 270
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence and a record of original costs, depreciated values, and amounts of insurance carried for Brigham Young University buildings (2 items). Materials date from between 1936 and 1937.

Dates: 1936-1937

Edward H. Holt papers

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231036408]
Identifier: UA 271
Scope and Contents

Contains notes from annual faculty award day, listing awards and scholarships presented. Item dates from 1936.

Dates: 1936

Students' Supply Association records

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 477
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, reports, and orders for the purchase of student supplies and books, 1912-1913.

Dates: 1912-1913

Treasurer's Office records

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231564052]
Identifier: UA 249
Scope and Contents

Collection includes correspondence, checks, and receipts between the Brigham Young University treasurer's office and Uintah and Ouray Indian Agency, and invoices from the Student's Supply Association regarding financial assistance given to four Brigham Young University students. 24 items.

Dates: 1935-1939