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"Coming home" to Homecoming

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3294

Scope and Contents

This manuscript was written by Nalani Young Wight and Karla C. Erikson and details some of the experiences of Kay Young. It contains accounts of his experiences in World War II through journal entries, as well as his experiences at Brigham Young University where he served as Student Body President in 1946.


  • 1946


Conditions Governing Access

Open to public research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical History

Nalani Young Wight, daughter of Kay Young, wrote this manuscript. Kay Young was elected Student Body President of Brigham Young University in Spring, 1946. He served with Vice President Marvel Murphy, daughter of Castle H. Murphy. They later married. Kay Young was also a veteran of World War II where he served as a pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1943 to 1945.


1 folder

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from University Communications, May 2006.


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

Register of "Coming home" to Homecoming
Andrea Wyss
2011 March 15
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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