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Report of semi-centennial celebration of the founding of Brigham Young University

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 894

Scope and Contents

Record of events held as part of the semicentennial celebration, compiled by A. Rex Johnson and Melvin C. Miller. Includes transcripts of talks. Also includes a photograph showing people and parade floats in front of the Maeser Building. Speakers included George H. Brimhall, Willard Young, Adam S. Bennion, David J. Wilson, Herbert E. Bolton, Heber J. Grant, Franklin S. Harris, E. G. Peterson, John A. Widtsoe, Richard R. Lyman, and others. Includes a report on the dedication of the Heber J. Grant Library.

Dates

  • 1925

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 Report of semi-centennial celebration of the founding of Brigham Young University must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 volume (170 pages) ; 29 cm

Language

English

Custodial History

Penned inscription on front flyleaf reads: "To Melvin: In grateful appreciation of your fine cooperation and your splendid work. Many happy returns of this, your natal day. /s/ Rex, Nov. 18, 1925". Donor, Ada H. Miller, is likely related to Melvin C. Miller, coauthor of the volume.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ada H. Miller, 1994.

Appraisal

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

General

Typescript (carbon copy). of typescript.
Title
Register of Report of semi-centennial celebration of the founding of Brigham Young University
Status
Completed
Author
Jennifer Kim
Date
2011 September 7
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:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States