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Henry N. Christiansen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6887

Scope and Contents note

Collection consist of maps of waterways that Henry N. Christiansen helped develop, such as the Van Duzen River Basin in California, the Miho watershed in South Korea, and the Bae Gog development in Korea. They also include Christiansen's notes, charts, drawings, and blueprints relating to these projects.


  • 1975-1979


Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

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

Biographical History

Henry N. Christiansen was born in February 1936. He graduated with his BS in Mathematics in 1957 from Utah State University, his MS in Engineering Mechanics in 1958 from Stanford University, and his PhD in Engineering Mechanics in 1962, also from Harvard. He has been teaching Civil and Environmental Engineering at Brigham Young University since 1971.


2 oversize folders (0.4 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



The Henry N. Christiansen papers contain maps and notes on projects that Henry N. Christiansen worked on.

Custodial History note

Donated by Henry N. Christiansen.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; Henry N. Christiansen.

Appraisal note

LDS scholarship and historiography (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.III, August 2007).

Processing Information note

Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2009.

Register of Henry N. Christiansen papers
Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
14 May 2009
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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