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Fred Chapman photographs and books on Nephi, Utah

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3227

Scope and Contents

Collection contains 91 black and white photographs, 2 color photographs, 27 oversize black and white photographs, 7 oversize color photographs, 1 oversize framed color photograph, 60 glass plate negatives, 41 negatives, and 3 books. Print copies made from the negatives are also included in the colleciton. The three books are: "Secretarial Notebook for North Ward Sunday School June 2, 1901-December 7, 1904," "Recipes: For the Jewett Chafing Dish," and "They Left a Record: A Comprehensive History of Nephi, Utah 1851-1978." All items are relating to Nephi, Utah from 1851-1978.


  • 1851-1978


Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research; negatives not available for public use. 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 Fred Chapman photographs and books on Nephi, Utah must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Fred Chapman (1908-2006) was a historian and photographer in Nephi, Utah. His father, Frederick George Chapman and his partner Alma Chase operated a photography studio in Nephi for many years.


3 photographs

3 book

3 v.

3 negatives

330 items

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of Fred Chapman photographs and books on Nephi, Utah
Abe Austin
2012 March 30
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States