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Pioneer trail art tour

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2096

Scope and Contents

Contains black-and-white photographs of a Brigham Young University sponsored art group on a tour to sites associated with Mormon Church history. The tour was under the direction of B. F. Larsen. George Strebel served as photographer and bus driver. Sites included: Nauvoo, Illinois; Carthage Jail, Illinois; Winter Quarters/Florence, Nebraska; Maxwell, Nebraska; Platte River/Bridgeport, Nebraska; Summit, Wyoming; Fort Laramie, Wyoming; Independence Rock, Wyoming; Ft. Bridger, Wyoming; Garden Grove, Iowa; Elkhorn River/Omaha, Nebraska; Guernsey, Wyoming; Martin's Cove, Wyoming; Church Butte, Wyoming; Mt. Pisgah, Iowa; Council Bluffs, Iowa; Grand Island, Nebraska; North Platte River/Scottsbluff, Nebraska; Casper, Wyoming; South Pass, Wyoming; Farson, Wyoming; Salt Lake City, Utah.


  • 1936


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 Pioneer trail art tour must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


2 boxes (24 folders, 214 pages + forematter and cover)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated to Library (accession # 106557) and formerly cataloged as a book under the call number Mormon/917.3/St83.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of Pioneer trail art tour
Abe Austin
2012 March 28
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