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Joseph E. Arrington photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3360

Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs of Arrington, assorted individuals, and of locations throughout the world. Includes cabinet photographs, cartes-de-visite, and portraits taken between 1865 and 1880.


  • approximately 1865-1880

Conditions Governing Access

Condition restricted; permission to use items must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical / Historical

Joseph E. Arrington (1895-1986) was a Mormon historian. He was also the uncle of Leonard J. Arrington.


6 boxes (3 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; Wendell Arrington; 1995.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of Joseph E. Arrington photographs
Lucas J. Chehda
2012 April 04
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