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Knight, Hattie M. (Hattie Madsen), 1908-1976



  • Existence: 1908 - 1976

Biographical History

Hattie Knight (1908-1976) was a library educator in Utah. She developed the plans for the establishment of the library science program at Brigham Young University.

Brigham Young University Library centennial history ... 1976: t.p. (Hattie M. Knight)

UPB files, 10/31/95 (Knight, Hattie Madsen, 1908-1976)

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science, via WWW, 15 April 2014 (planning for the new library school began in 1964 under the direction of Mrs. Hattie M. Knight who had charge of library education courses)

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Graduate Department of Library and Information Sciences correspondence, 1964-1973

Identifier: UA 582 Series 1
Scope and Contents note

Includes correspondence to and from the American Library Association, the Library of Congress, Library Science, and others.

Dates: 1964-1973

Graduate Department of Library and Information Sciences records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 582
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, a copy of the BYU Library Centennial history, and notes from the director of the department, Hattie Knight.

Dates: 1964-1975

Hattie M. Knight papers on library history, approximately 1975

Identifier: UA 582 Series 2
Scope and Contents note

Includes the notes, first, second, and final drafts of the history, and some additional university publications.

Dates: approximately 1975

Memoirs of family living : John and Ann Amelia Clark Madson family

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230237908]
Identifier: MSS SC 303
Scope and Contents

Brief typewritten biographies of the Madsons, their eleven children and their pioneer experiences on a farm at Elkhorn, Idaho.

Dates: undated