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Friedhofer family photographs

 Collection — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 601

Scope and Contents

3 photographs of individuals in the Friedhofer family. Photographs include a platinum print and a gelatin silver print. Dated approximately 1920-1969.


  • approximately 1920-1969


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Access

Photographs. Condition restricted. 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 Friedhofer family photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Friedhofer was a film music composer. He won an Oscar for Best Music (Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture) in The Best Years of Our Lives.


1 oversize folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

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

Custodial History

These items were donated to Special Collections in 1988.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Karyl Gilland-Tonge; 1988.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the Photographs Archive.

Related Materials

See Also MSS 2021 Hugo Friedhofer papers.

Processing Information

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

Register of Friedhofer family photographs
Under Revision
Abe Austin
2012 March 15
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