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M.L. Bean Museum slides of Brigham Young University and Utah Valley

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 5588

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of a series of one hundred and sixty-seven color slides of photographs taken of Brigham Young University (BYU) campus, U.S. Geneva Steel, and the Utah Valley landscape. The slides were created by the Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum and were presumably used for training purposes. Included in the slides relating to BYU campus are views of the campus, buildings, faculty, and campus centers. Slides are undated.


  • approximately 1970-1979


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 M.L. Bean Museum slides of Brigham Young University and Utah Valley must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

The M.L. Bean Museum (established 1978) houses the life sciences collections of Brigham Young University.

The Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum was opened to the public in 1978. The museum is accredited by the American Association of Museums and maintains membership in the Natural Science Collections Alliance. Research collections of vascular and non vascular plants, invertebrate and vertebrate animals are maintained and made available to research scientists and educators. Public exhibits and educational programs are offered.


1 folder (0.2 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



The original order of the collection has been retained. The slides have been numbered from one to one hundred and sixty-seven.

Custodial History

Transferred from Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum in September 2011.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum; September 2011.


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

Processing Information

Processed; Dani Peterson; September 30, 2011.

Register of M.L. Bean Museum slides of Brigham Young University and Utah Valley
Dani Peterson
2011 October 3
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.

Repository Details

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

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US