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Orval Hafen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1413
Bound typescripts; clippings and letters (some photocopies). The collection includes a detailed personal journal, obituaries, articles describing Hafen's life, letters from private citizens and elected officials concerning legislation. The collection describes the observations, opinions and experiences of Hafen, his business, family, friends and politics.

Dates

  • 1934-1964

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection restricted; permission of the family required to read, cite or publish.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Extent

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Biographical History

Utah state legislator.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1413.xml

Custodial History

Gift of the Hafen family, 1974; David Thomas, 1975.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Hafen family and David Thomas; 1974-1975.

Appraisal

Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Title
Register of Orval Hafen papers
Status
completed
Author
Andrea Wyss
Date
2011 March 9
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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