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Roy Watkins Doxey papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3270
The papers of Roy Watkins Doxey contain research notes and materials, scrapbooks, correspondence, graduate student papers, and family history materials.

Dates

  • approximately 1944-1974

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Roy Watkins Doxey papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

13 boxes (12.5 linear ft.)

Abstract

The papers of Roy Watkins Doxey contain research notes and materials, scrapbooks, correspondence, graduate student papers, and family history materials.

Biographical History

Roy Watkins Doxey was born February 27, 1908, in Ogden, Utah. He married Alberta Opheikins on August 6, 1934. From 1948 to his retirement in 1974 he taught church history and doctrine at Brigham Young University. He died August 10, 1992.

Arrangement note

This series is arranged into 5 series: 1. Roy W. Doxey mission president's papers, 1946-1948; 2. Roy W. Doxey scrapbooks, circa 1974- 1980; 3. Roy W. Doxey student papers, circa 1953- 1972; 4. Roy W. Doxey research and correspondence, circa 1848-1988; and 5. Roy W. Doxey miscellaneous papers, circa 1938-1965.

Other Finding Aids note

A more detailed finding aid is available in print in the repository.
Other Finding Aids File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS3270.xml

Custodial History note

Donated.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated.

Appraisal note

Utah and American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Processing Information note

Processed; John Murphy and Melissa Cowles, Student Processor; 2007.
Title
Register of the Roy Watkins Doxey papers
Status
completed
Author
Melissa Cowles
Date
2007
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding aid encoded in English.
Sponsor
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Revision Statements

  • finding aid revision date not supplied: 2010 April 01 GilEADized to correct small errors. 2010 April 01 Updated to DACS and CCLA standards by Anita Hawkins.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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