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Benjamin Cluff photographs and correspondence

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1013

Scope and Contents

Contains ten photographs and five correspondence of Benjamin Cluff, Jr. Among the photographs is a family picture of the Benjamin and Harriett Cluff family. Correspondence is between Cluff and his son, Cyril, as well as Cluff and the Utah-Mexican Rubber Company.

Dates

  • 1911-1943

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 Benjamin Cluff photographs and correspondence must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Benjamin Cluff Jr. was a scholar, educational administrator, explorer, businessman, plantation owner, and president of Brigham Young Academy from 1892 to 1903. He served as a Mormon missionary in Hawaii from 1878-1882, and led an expedition of BYA students and faculty to Central America in 1900. He lived in Mexico as manager of a plantation for several years and then moved to California.

Extent

2 folders (0.02 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated by Joan L. Wingo in October 2002.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Joan L. Wingo; October 2002.

Appraisal

University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
Title
Register of Benjamin Cluff photographs and correspondence
Status
Completed
Author
Jennifer Kim
Date
2011 August 24
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