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BYU Photo negatives, 1968-2002

Identifier: UA 5754 Series 1

Scope and Contents

Contains negatives for photos of various performing groups (Ballroom Dance etc., Folk Dance, Lamanite Generation/Living Legends, and Young Ambassadors, both on campus and touring), and general campus themes, including graduations, students on campus, administrators and leadership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Homecoming, etc. Materials dated 1968 to 2002.


  • 1968-2002


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Negatives and transparencies are condition restricted and kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Administrative History

The Brigham Young University News Bureau was established around 1952 and was responsible for overseeing university news publications. The unit later became the Brigham Young University Public Communications Department in 1978.

Administrative History

Brigham Young University Public Communications was responsible for overseeing mass media on all levels at the university, including publications such as BYU Today. The unit became University Communications in 1997.

Administrative History

University Communications (1997- ) is a department of Brigham Young University as of 2022, and is responsible for producing media resources, including publications such as BYU Today.


38 boxes

Language of Materials



Arranged in 5 subseries: 1. BYU Photo negatives of Entertainment Division, 1976-2001. 2. BYU Photo negatives of International Folk Dance Ensemble, 1975-2000. 3. BYU Photo negatives of Living Legends, 1977-2000. 4. BYU Photo negatives of Young Ambassadors, 1976-2000. 5. BYU Photo general negatives, 1968-2002.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US