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Photographs of Loretta Young and Carole Lombard

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 4260

Scope and Contents

This collection contains six black and white photographs, one of Carole Lombard and five of Loretta Young.


  • approximately 1935

Conditions Governing Access

Open to public access; 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 Photographs of Loretta Young and Carole Lombard must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Loretta Young was an Academy Award winning American actress. She was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on 6 January 1913. She won an Oscar in 1947 for her performance in The Farmer's Daughter and three Emmys for her show, the Loretta Young Show. She died on 12 August 2000. Carole Lombard was an Oscar-nominated American actress. She was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on 6 October 1908. She became one of Hollywood's top comedy actresses in the 1930s, and she married Clark Gable on 29 March 1939. She died in a plane crash on 16 January 1942.


1 oversize box (1.66 linear ft.)

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Physical Location

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

Custodial History

These items were donated to Special Collections in 2007.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation; 2007.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the 20th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.

Register of Photographs of Loretta Young and Carole Lombard
Abe Austin
2012 April 11
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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