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Brigham Young University. Salt Lake Adult Education Center

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1959-1966

Administrative History

The Salt Lake Adult Education Center (1959-1966) was opened as the third Brigham Young University Continuing Education center.

On January 1, 1959, the building formerly occupied by the McCune School of Music and Art was established as the third BYU Continuing Education center. The Brigham Young University Salt Lake Adult Education Center was renamed in 1966 as BYU Salt Lake Center. Courses and programs were offered in religion, genealogy, speech, history, recreation, writing, arts, education, and other fields. Lynn M. Hilton served as the only chairman of the Center (1959-1966), prior to its creation into BYU Salt Lake Center.

Citation

BYU Organizational History, via WWW, May 7, 2015 (BYU-Salt Lake Adult Education Center; third BYU continuing education center; established Jan. 1, 1959; took over McCune School of Music and Art; renamed 1966 BYU Salt Lake Center; courses in religion, geneology, speech, history, recreation, writing, arts, education, and other; Lynn M. Hilton only chairman)

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

BYU Salt Lake Center records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 984
Scope and Contents Contains scrapbooks, correspondence, and reports dated from 1959 to 1982 that pertain to the history and faculty of the Brigham Young University Salt Lake Center and its evolution from the Adult Education program.
Dates: 1959-1982

BYU Salt Lake Center scrapbooks, approximately 1959-1975

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 984 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains scrapbooks from the Salt Lake Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings about the Salt Lake Center and other memorabilia produced and assembled by the Salt Lake Center. Dated from 1959 to 1975.
Dates: approximately 1959-1975

Salt Lake Adult Education Center circulars, minutes, and other materials, approximately 1959-1964

 Series — Carton: 6
Identifier: UA 984 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains records from the Salt Lake Adult Education Center from 1959 to 1964. Includes reports of classes and enrollments, circulars for events, letters for event planning, and staff meeting records.
Dates: approximately 1959-1964

Salt Lake Center records, 1944-1945, 1959-1970

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 547 Series 17
Scope and Contents note Materials contain administrative files, including correspondence and memos, meeting minutes, reports, financial information, course materials, policies and procedures, and other records. Dated from 1944 to 1945 and 1959 to 1970.
Dates: 1944-1945; Other: 1959-1970