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Eliot Butler papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 677

Scope and Contents note

Files divided into colleges, correspondence, Deans' Council minutes, visiting scholars, and other subject headings of Eliot Butler, Associate Academic Vice President at Brigham Young University, 1980-1989.

Dates

  • 1973-1989

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Restricted. Closed for 100 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 Eliot Butler collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Eliot Butler was an Associate Academic Vice-President from July 1980 to August 1989. His duties included supervision of colleges and individual academic departments. Upon release, he returned to the Department of Chemistry. Dr. Butler was chairman of the Chemistry Department from 1974-1977, when he became acting Dean of the College until 1980.

Extent

15 boxes (7.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

Files divided into colleges, correspondence, Deans' Council minutes, visiting scholars, and other subject headings of Eliot Butler, Associate Acadmic Vice President at Brigham Young University, 1980-1989.

Arrangement note

Arranged in 3 series: 1. Eliot Butler correspondence, 1974-1987 2. Eliot Butler minutes, 1973-1987 3. Eliot Butler general files, 1979-1989

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/UA677.xml

Custodial History note

Transferred from the Department of Anthropology.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Transferred; Department of Anthropology.

Appraisal note

Office files (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).

Processing Information note

Processed; Jim Dooley; 1993.
Title
Register of the Eliot Butler papers
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Dooley
Date
1993
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.
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