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Women's Office history

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 908

Scope and Contents note

Includes correspondence, newspaper articles, speeches, programs, cards, announcements, lectures, flyers, memorabilia, and photocopied pictures of activities such as Homecoming, Project Uplift, bridal fashion shows, Women’s Conference, and Preference. Also includes biographical sketches of some officers, minor financial records, executive board minutes, and miscellaneous items.

Dates

  • 1975-1982

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 Women's Office history must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Associated Students of Brigham Young University (ASBYU) was the student organization on campus until 1988 when the Brigham Young University Student Association (BYUSA) was created under Jeffrey R. Holland's direction. The Women’s Office served as a resource for information and involvement in women’s issues and provided programs that emphasized the preparation of each woman in every area of her life.

Extent

4 boxes (2 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

Includes correspondence, newspaper articles, speeches, programs, cards, announcements, lectures, flyers, memorabilia, and photocopied pictures of activities

Arrangement note

The collection is arranged by volume number; each volume features a successive vice president of the Women's Office.

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/UA908.xml

Custodial History note

Found in the University Archives stacks, 2004.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Found; University Archives stacks; 2004.

Appraisal note

University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).

Processing Information note

Processed; J. Gordon Daines III; July 2004.
Title
Register of the Women's Office history
Status
Completed
Author
J. Gordon Daines III
Date
July 2004
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