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Butler, Eliot A. (1926-2012)



  • Existence: 1926 - 2012

Administrative History

Eliot A. Butler (1926-2012) was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, chemistry professor and academic administrator in Utah.

Swift, E. H. Quantitative measurements and chemical equilibria, 1972.

UPB files, March 12, 2013 (Eliot A. Butler was a professor in the Chemistry Department at Brigham Young University)

Chemical & Engineering News, March 26, 2012 (Eliot A. Butler, professor of chemistry emeritus at Brigham Young University; d. Jan. 19, 2012 in Provo, Utah; b. 1926 in Snowflake, Ariz.; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Canada; B.S. in Chemistry, California Institute of Technology, 1952; Ph.D. in analytical chemistry, 1956; 35-year career at BYU; served as department chair, dean of the College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, and associate academic vice president; retired in 1991)

BYU Photo negatives, contact sheets and slides, 1968-2010 (Elliott Butler photographed the Brigham Young University A'Cappella tour of Israel and Greece in 1982)

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

A'Cappella tour Israel -- Greece tour, 1982 March 8

 File — Box 2: Series 1 [Barcode: 31197239119453], Folder: 20
Identifier: UA 5754 Series 1 Sub-Series 1 File ETD 137

A'Cappella tour Israel -- Greece tour

 Digital Record
Identifier: UA5754_S1_FETD137_B2_F20

Eliot Butler papers

Identifier: UA 677
Scope and Contents

Files divided into colleges, correspondence, Deans' Council minutes, visiting scholars, and other subject headings of Eliot Butler, Associate Academic Vice President at Brigham Young University, 1980-1989.

Dates: 1973-1989

Eliot Butler correspondence, 1974-1987

 Series — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 31197227659510], Folder: 1-17
Identifier: UA 677 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence by Butler.

Dates: 1974-1987

Eliot Butler general files, 1979-1989

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 677 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains Eliot Butler's general files.

Dates: 1979-1989

Eliot Butler minutes, 1973-1987

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 677 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Dean's Council, and Faculty Advisory Council minutes.

Dates: 1973-1987