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Brigham Young University vice-presidential administrative records, 1953-1964

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 913 Series 1

Scope and Contents

Contains general administrative files, correspondence, and official minutes related to university business. Includes materials on accreditation, Administrative Council, administrative studies, admissions and records, advanced degrees, advisement programs, the alumni association, Auxiliary Services, the Board of Trustees and Executive Committee, budgets, building programs, the Bureau of Church Studies, BYU Faculty Women, BYU Stakes, the University calendar, Carbon College, the academic catalog, Central Utah Vocational School, cerebral palsy, the Chamber of Commerce, civil defense, colleges and departments, commencement, committees, credit unions, Crusade for Freedom, the Danforth Foundation, Deans' Council, Department Chairs, the Deseret News, the Development Fund, Dixie College, the economy, educational television, President's Office employees, employment applications and procedures, enrollment, the evaluation survey, faculty, the faculty bulletin, General Authorities, gifts to BYU, graduate schools, Homecoming, inaugural invitations, the Indian School on lower campus, other invitations, LDS Business College, the library, lyceums, the McCune School of Music, the McKay Collection, mission presidents, the Motion Picture Studio, organizations, the pageant, Physical Plant facilities, the Placement Bureau, presidential reports, Provo City, Provo service clubs, Provo Symphony Orchestra, public relations, radio tributes, recruitment, the Division of Religion, the Director of Research, Scientists of Tomorrow, Snow College, South Park Academy, Student Personnel Services, students, supplies, Summer School, telephones, travel expenses, the Treasurer's Office, the United Nations Model Assembly, the University float, the University of Utah, Utah Conference on Higher Education, Utah Coordinating Council, UEA, Utah Safety Council, Utah State Department of Public Instruction, Utah State University, Utah Valley Opera Association, Weber College, Westminster College, and Y Days.


  • 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

From the Collection:

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


46 boxes

Language of Materials



Arranged into 93 sub-series, alphabetically, by administrative topic.

Other Finding Aids

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

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Repository Details

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

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US