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Weston, Brad, 1943-

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1943-

Biographical History

Brad Weston (born 1943) is an amateur photographer from Utah.

John Bradford Weston was born November 26, 1943 to John N. and Wilma Nelson. He was raised in Milford, Utah. He attended Brigham Young University from 1962-1968, receiving B.S. and M.S. degrees in Zoology. He was drafted to serve in the Vietnam War from 1969-1970. Upon returning from the war, he worked in Utah for 39 years for Berlex Laboratories pharmaceutical companies whose corporate headquarters are based in Germany. He and his wife, Linda, raised four children and continue the family devotion to photography.

Citation

UPB files, Feb. 13, 2014, (born November 26, 1943 to John N. and Wilma Nelson; raised in Milford, Utah; attended Brigham Young University from 1962-1968, receiving B.S. and M.S. degrees in Zoology; drafted to serve in the Vietnam War from 1969-1970; worked in Utah for 39 years for Berlex Laboratories pharmaceutical companies whose corporate headquarters are based in Germany; He and his wife, Linda, raised four children and continue the family devotion to photography.)

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Brad Weston slides, 1966-1970

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 8388
Scope and Contents Materials include four slides taken in Provo, Utah between 1966 and 1970.
Dates: 1966-1970

John N. Weston and Brad Weston collection of LDS Church pamphlets for youth, 1947-1959

 Series — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSS 8213 Series 3
Scope and Contents This series is composed of pamphlets that were given to youth throughout the 1950s, addressing topics including standards and personal development. There is also a letter written by David O. McKay in reply to a Brigham Young University student in 1947, and a photocopy of a Brigham Young University Summer Universe dated July 1962.
Dates: 1947-1959

Brad Weston Vietnam War slides

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 8134
Scope and Contents Materials include photographs taken by Brad Weston. There are 165 slides taken in Vietnam during his service in the Vietnam War between 1969-1970. The photographs include pictures of the local village members, other soldiers, and events they participated in. This collection also contains 3 computer disks made in 2013 with digitized versions of the slides in .tif format.
Dates: 1969-2013

John N. Weston, John Henry Weston, and Brad Weston collection

 Collection — Folder: 7
Identifier: MSS 8213
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs taken by Weston family members. It includes 43 photographs taken between 1896 and 1977 pertaining to the railroad in Milford, Utah. There are also 7 photographs of a Utah Army Air Corps Air Show in Lyndall, Utah in 1931. There is also a collection of booklets and pamphlets that were given by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS Church) to youth during the 1950s.
Dates: approximately 1896-1977