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Brigham Young University vice-presidential records

Identifier: UA 913

Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence concerning accreditation, Administrative Council, admissions and records, advisement program, colleges and departments, committees, associations, budget, building programs, Deans' Council, Deseret News, funds, employees, evaluation, faculty, pageants, Physical Plant, presidential reports, public relations, students, and Student Personnel Services.


  • 1953-1964


Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 70 years from the end date of the administration, 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 use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Biographical History

Harvey L. Taylor (1894-1983) was a university vice president between 1953 and 1964.


46 boxes (23 linear ft.)

24 volumes (8.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Arranged into two series: 1. Brigham Young University vice-presidential administrative records, 1953-1964. 2. Brigham Young University vice-presidential correspondence, 1953-1964.

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed finding aid is available in print in the repository.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Custodial History

Transferred to the University Archives.

Immediate Source of Acquisition



Office files (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).

Processing Information

Processed; University Archivist; January 2007.

Register of the Brigham Young University vice-presidential records
University Archivist
2007 January
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