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BYU Magazine collection of reminiscences

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 864

Scope and Contents

Contains responses to an advertisement placed in the BYU Magazine requesting recollections by students, faculty, and alumni about notable university and world events. These include reminiscent accounts concerning the assassination of John F. Kennedy, the space shuttle Challenger explosion, campus working experiences, social life, Y Bell, Y Days, university mascots, lighting the Y, dating, places of hangouts, Persian Gulf War, Intermountain Association of College and University Residence Halls (IACURH) conference, Preference Ball dances, KBYU, and World War II.

Dates

  • 1937-2012

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from BYU Magazine collection of reminiscences must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative history

BYU Magazine publishes an alumni magazine four times a year for Brigham Young University alumni and friends.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Arrangement

Arranged topically.

Custodial History

Responses sent to BYU Magazine after an advertisement was placed in the magazine asking for recollections concerning BYU Alumni experiences at BYU.

Reminiscence concerning the Tausigs and Brickers was transferred to the University Archives by BYU Magazine in September 2012.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; BYU Magazine; 1999.

Transferred; BYU Magazine; September 2012.

Appraisal

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

Processing Information

Processed; University Archives; 1999.

Processed; J. Gordon Daines III; February 2013.

Creator

Title
Register of BYU Magazine collection of reminiscences
Status
Completed
Author
Jennifer Kim
Date
2011 August 25
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