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Richard Edmond Bennett, Harvard S. Heath, and James R. Clark interview

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Identifier: MSS 2961

Scope and Contents

Typescript of an interview conducted by Richard Bennett, Harvard Heath, and James R. Clark on August 7, 1972 for a meeting of the Brigham Young University Centennial History Committee meeting. The interview took place in the J. Reuben Clark Building on the campus of Brigham Young University. The persons interviewed include Karl Miller, Kiefer B. Sauls, President Howard S. McDonald, Leland Perry, and G. Thomson. The men discuss many issues related to the history of Brigham Young University including: restructuring of the administration, the GI Bill of Rights and its impact on the university, new buildings, organization of student wards, Joseph Fielding Smith saving the university, budgets, degree programs, education week, and heating systems. Much of the materials deal with Howard S. McDonald's experiences as president of the university. A copy of the recording is included.

Dates

  • 1972 August 7

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 Richard Edmond Bennett, Harvard S. Heath, and James R. Clark interview must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Howard S. McDonald was a Utah educator and president of Brigham Young University.

Extent

1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)

Custodial History

These materials were found in the archives' receptionist area.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

These materials were found in the archives' receptionist area.

Appraisal

University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
Title
Register of Richard Edmond Bennett, Harvard S. Heath, and James R. Clark interview
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2011 May 23
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

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