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William F. Butt photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 216

Scope and Contents

Collection includes two photographs, one of Uriah and Bridget Butt, and one of mining activities near Lehi, Utah. Also includes copy negative of one photograph. Photographs dated approximately 1880.


  • approximately 1880


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access require 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 William F. Butt photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

William F. Butt (1857-1940) was a miner and genealogist in Utah.


2 folders (0.06 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Provenance unknown; 2022.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Carol B. Westenskow; 1977.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown; 2022.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

See also the William F. Butt papers (MSS 1397).

Processing Information

Processed; Starrla Pearson and Anne Ashton; June 2022. Updated finding aid for DACS compliance and accuracy. Rehoused photographs to plastic sleeves for preservation.

Register of William F. Butt photographs
Under Revision
Abe Austin
2012 February 23
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