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S. Kent Brown papers on the Brigham Young University Coptic and Arabic collections

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5695

Scope and Contents

Materials consist of photographs, translations, descriptions, and records regarding Brigham Young University's Coptic and Arabic manuscript collections. Dated 1980-1984.

Dates

  • 1980-1984

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open to public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from S. Kent Brown papers on the Brigham Young University Coptic and Arabic collections must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

S. Kent Brown (1940- ) is a professor of Ancient Scripture at Brigham Young University and is the current director of Ancient Studies on campus.

S. Kent Brown was born on October 1, 1940. His degrees include a B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley in 1967 in Classical Greek, with a minor in Near Eastern languages, and a Ph.D. in Religious Studies from Brown University in 1972, with an emphasis in New Testament and early Christian studies. He served as the director of the BYU Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies from 1993 to 1996.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated by S. Kent Brown in August 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; S. Kent Brown; August 2014.

Appraisal

University records (University Archives Collecting Policy February 2010).

Processing Information

Processed; Hannah Waddel; August 2014.
Title
Register of S. Kent Brown papers on the Brigham Young University Coptic and Arabic collections
Status
Completed
Author
Hannah Waddel
Date
2014 August 21
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