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Department of Speech and Dramatic Arts records

Identifier: UA 459

Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence, memoranda, staff agendas and minutes, audiometric examinations and certification requirements for the department and its Speech and Hearing Clinic. Also includes financial information, reports, and correspondence to the Department of Health, Education and Welfare.


  • 1959-1974


Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 35 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the University Archives Policy.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Department of Speech and Dramatic Arts records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


7 boxes (3.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Arranged into nine series: 1. Correspondence, 1960-1974. 2. Agendas, 1959-1965. 3. Staff minutes, 1959-1968. 4. Staff agenda and minutes, 1968-1970. 5. Faculty minutes, 1959-1973. 6. Audiometric examination reports, 1969. 7. Certification requirements files, 1961-1968. 8. Government grant acceptance materials, 1971. 9. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare files, 1963-1973.

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed finding aid is available in the repository.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Custodial History

These materials were transferred from the Department of Speech and Dramatic Arts records.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Department of Speech and Dramatic Arts records.


Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).

Processing Information


Register of the Department of Speech and Dramatic Arts records
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Repository Details

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

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US