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Ralph W. Hansen slides and artifact

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3355

Scope and Contents

Collection includes slides taken by Ralph W. Hansen, which show the archives in these early years. Also enclosed is a piece of the goal post of BYU's first football game win against University of Utah, when at the conclusion of the game, the goal posts were torn down by BYU students.


  • approximately 1950-1959


Conditions Governing Access

Open to public access; Kept in cold storage; access requires 25 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Ralph W. Hansen slides and artifact must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Ralph W. Hansen was a manuscripts librarian at Brigham Young University, and founded the university archives in 1956.


1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Ralph Hansen; 1994.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of Ralph W. Hansen slides and artifact
Abe Austin
2012 April 03
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