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Church Educational System

Subject Source: Cclanarrow

Found in 150 Collections and/or Records:

Motion Picture Studio collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8651
Scope and Contents

Contains 91 film and audio reels produced by the Brigham Young University Motion Picture Studio. These reels include footage and/or recordings from Geneva Steel from 1955-72 and various church productions and events. Dated after 1953.

Dates: after 1953

Oscar Wendle Nielsen personal history

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230329077]
Identifier: MSS SC 2971
Scope and Contents

Contains information about his youth, children, education, LDS Church callings, employment, and family life. Recalls his early life in Fairview, Utah 1909-1927; employment and residence in Philadelphia and Lansdowne, Pennsylvania, 1930-1958; employment and residence in Provo, Utah, 1958-1985; and residence in Orem, Utah, beginning in 1985. Also includes photographic images of his family and homes.

Dates: approximately 1975-1995

Oral history interview with Larry C. Porter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232563335]
Identifier: MSS 8958
Scope and Contents

Collection contains an audiocassette and printed transcript of Susan Easton Black's interview with Larry Porter on his personal history. The oral history covers Larry C. Porter's time at Utah State University in 1951, his dealings with Truman Madsen, and his time as a member of the faculty at Brigham Young University. Materials dated January 2007.

Dates: 2007 January

Oral history interviews with Franklin L. West

 Collection — Carton 1: [Barcode: 31197233650933]
Identifier: MSS 8353
Scope and Contents

Contains the personal oral histories of West, recorded between 1950 and 1959 on twelve Mylar reels and eighteen audiocassettes. Includes details about his time with the Department of Education of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Dates: 1950-1959

Pacific Board of Education minutes, 1957-1964

 Series — Box 9: Series 10; Series 11 [Barcode: 31197231023174], Folder: 2
Identifier: UA 535 Series 11
Scope and Contents

Contains meeting minutes of the Pacific Board of Education, dating from between 1957 and 1964.

Dates: 1957-1964

Elwood Rey Peterson papers

Identifier: MSS 6150
Scope and Contents Contains books, theses, pamphlets, cassette tapes, 3mm recording tapes, photocopied research materials, workshop programs, and papers created by and collected by Elwood Rey Peterson. Some materials concern topics in psychology such as behavior, blame, manipulation, and group counseling. Other materials concern education, predicting academic success, and career selection for students. Brigham Young University and Utah State are some of the universities involved. There are handouts for classes...
Dates: approximately 1960-1985

H. Donl Peterson research collection on the Book of Abraham

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2019
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to the research of the Book of Abraham in the Pearl of Great Price conducted by H. Donl Peterson. Includes research files, photocopies of newspapers, materials from books, probate records, and genealogical information. Details the early exploration of Egypt from the 18th and 19th centuries and Antonio Lebolo’s travel and discovery of Ancient Egyptian antiquities and manuscripts, Michael H. Chandler’s acquisition of the lost mummies and papyri, and their...
Dates: 1964-1994

Photograph of BYU Motion Picture Studio staff

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232584067]
Identifier: MSS 8655
Scope and Contents

Materials include a photograph of the staff of the BYU Motion Picture Studio. There is also a black-and-white photocopy with every individual's name written on it.

Dates: 1980

Proposed 15-year plan for the Unified Church School System, 1960

 Series — Box 7: Series 7; Series 4; Series 5; Series 6 [Barcode: 31197231023158], Folder: 9
Identifier: UA 535 Series 7
Scope and Contents

Proposal for the development of the school system, drafted by Ernest L. Wilkinson. Report dates to 1960.

Dates: 1960

Ramses II exhibit interviews

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230330034]
Identifier: MSS SC 3000
Scope and Contents

Interviews recorded with BYU president Jeffrey R. Holland and with Robert J. Matthews, dean of religious education, concerning the Ramses II Exhibit at BYU, 1985-1986.

Dates: 1986; 1986