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Russel B. Swensen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1842

Scope and Contents

Diaries, correspondence, articles, family histories, and miscellaneous items. The materials deal largely with Swensen's early life in Pleasant Grove, Utah, his mission to Germany and Switzerland, and his early educational experiences.

Dates

  • 1897-1953

Creator

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 Russel B. Swensen papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Russel B. Swensen (1902-1987) was an author and professor of religious education and medieval history at Brigham Young University.

Extent

10 boxes (5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Other Finding Aids

Finding aid available in repository.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1842.xml

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Russel B. Swensen papers
Status
Completed
Author
Garrett Schroath
Date
2011 April 12
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