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Earl Gearhard Vought papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1490

Scope and Contents

Typescripts, holographs, printed material. Photocopies of articles.


  • approximately 1960-1976


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Earl Gearhard Vought papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Collector and connoisseur of literature, art and music. The collection includes studies of composers, poets, and authors from the 16th to the 20th centuries, including chronologies of their works.


18 boxes (9 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.


Utah and American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

  • 2 print copies of artwork that used to hang in the Music Recordings Archive (MRA) on the 4th floor of the HBLL. - 1 print copy of "Allegory of Music" with writing on the back: Italy c. 1300, Laurentian Library, Florence - 1 print copy of "The Fountain of Life" with writing on back: Flemish, c. 1400-30, Ill. Ms., "The Van Eycks"
Register of Earl Gearhard Vought papers
Andrea Wyss
2011 March 11
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 Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States