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Benjamin A. Gifford photographs of the West

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 392

Scope and Contents

Collection includes seven photographs of the American West, taken by Gifford between the 1890s and the 1920s. Contains images of Yellowstone National Park, including buffalo.

Dates

  • approximately 1890-1929

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Benjamin A. Gifford photographs of the West must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Benjamin A. Gifford (1859-1936) was a photographer in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest. He did advertising work for the Northern Pacific Railway.

Extent

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language

English

Appraisal

Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Title
Register of Benjamin A. Gifford photographs of the West
Status
Completed
Author
Lucas J. Chehda
Date
2012 February 28
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States