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Thomas E. Cheney papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1798
Twenty reel-to-reel tapes which record folk songs, typescripts of the recorded folk songs in two volumes, four volumes of folk songs, and one volume of Mormon folk tales. The materials relate largely to Mormon folklore and Mormon folk songs.

Dates

  • 1840-1963

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

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

4 boxes (2 linear ft.)

Biographical History

Mormon author, professor of English, vice president of Brigham Young University, and director of seminaries and institutes for the Mormon Church.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Thomas E. Cheney; 1798.

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 Thomas E. Cheney papers
Author
Garrett Schroath
Date
2011 April 19
Description rules
appm
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