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Department of Communications records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 560
Includes the correspondence and department records of chairs Oliver Smith and J. Morris Richards. Materials date from between 1933 and 1974.

Dates

  • 1933-1974

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Restricted. Closed for 50 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Restriction Policy. Requests to access restricted materials in the University Archives should be submitted to the University Archivist.

Conditions Governing Use note

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

Permission to publish material from the Department of Communications records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

21 boxes (10.5 linear ft.)

Abstract

Includes the correspondence and department records of Oliver Smith and J. Morris Richards.

Arrangement note

Arranged in two series: 1. Department of Communications chair records, 1933-1971. 2. Department of Communications chair records, 1960-1974.

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/UA560.xml

Custodial History note

Materials were transferred from the private collection of the donor.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; Dept. of Communications.

Appraisal note

Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).

Processing Information note

Processed; James Cloward.
Title
Register of the Department of Communications records
Status
completed
Author
James Cloward
Date
2004
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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