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Fay Ollerton Tarlock papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 6216

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains biographies of Fay Ollerton Tarlock, Anna Ollerton, Alice Louise Reynolds, Martha Spence, and Martha Cox; a scrapbook about Anna Ollerton and her work with the Brigham Young University library; and other miscellaneous articles and papers. The items are circa 1930-1989. Also includes a cassette tape of the memorial service for Fay Ollerton Tarlock, 1989.

Dates

  • approximately 1930-1989

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

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

Biographical History

Fay Ollerton Tarlock was born on 5 February 1897 in Parowan, Utah to James and Mary Emma Adams Ollerton. She married Anthony J. Tarlock. She died 3 September 1989. Much of the collection contains information about her sister, Anna Ollerton, who was a librarian at Brigham Young University for more than thirty years.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

This collection contains biographies of Fay Ollerton Tarlock, Anna Ollerton, Alice Louise Reynolds, Martha Spence, and Martha Cox; a scrapbook about Anna Ollerton and her work with the Brigham Young University library; and other miscellaneous articles and papers. The items are circa 1930-1989. Also includes a cassette tape of the memorial service for Fay Ollerton Tarlock, 1989.

Custodial History note

Donated by A. Dan Tarlock, her son, in 1989 and 1992.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; A. Dan Tarlock; 1989 and 1992.

Appraisal note

20th Century Western and Mormon Americana because of Tarlock's work at a western university library.

Related Archival Materials note

Related to MSS SC 1720, Biography of Fay Ollerton Tarlock, 1976.

Processing Information note

Processed; Melissa Cowles, student processor and John Murphy, curator; 2008.
Title
Register of Fay Ollerton Tarlock papers
Status
Completed
Author
Melissa Cowles, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
Date
2008
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