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Brigham Young University. Campus Information, Tours and Conferences



  • Existence: 1972 - 1973

Administrative History

Campus Information, Tours and Conferences (1972-1973) was an administrative unit at Brigham Young University. The office was responsible for providing campus tours, and promoting the external use of campus facilities for conferences.

The office of Campus Information, Tours and Conferences was established 1972 in a reorganization of Campus Tours and Conferences. Under the direction of the within the University Relations Division, the office was provided tours of university facilities for off-campus groups, and promoted the use of campus for conferences and workshops. In 1973 the office was dismantled, with its functions taken over by the wider division.

The chair of the office was Gary R. Bascom (1972-1973).

Campus Tours and Conferences records, 1952-1974

Brigham Young University organizational history, via WWW, May 27, 2020 (Campus Information, Tours and Conferences; est. 1972; organized conferences held on campus, as well as campus tours for visitors; staffed information desk in Smoot Administration Building; dissolved, 1974; chair, Gary R. Bascom (1970-1972); reported to University Relations Division (1972-1973))

Brigham Young University, 1975: vol. 3 p. 644 (Campus Tours and Conferences; dissolved, 1973)

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Campus Information, Tours and Conferences director records, 1955-1974

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 550 Series 6
Scope and Contents

Contains administrative files, including correspondence, memorandums, meeting minutes, reports, financial information, and news clippings produced or received by Gary Bascom. Materials date from between 1955 and 1974.

Dates: 1955-1974

Campus Information, Tours and Conferences records

Identifier: UA 550
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, reports, and other materials documenting the history of the campus tours and conferences at Brigham Young University Materials date from between 1952 and 1974.

Dates: 1952-1974

Campus Tours and Conferences general correspondence, 1963-1966

 Series — Box 17: Series 4 [Barcode: 31197231015550]
Identifier: UA 550 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains administrative correspondence related to the work of the office. Materials date from between 1962 and 1963.

Dates: 1963-1966

Campus Tours and Conferences reports, 1962-1967

 Series — Box 20: Series 5; Series 6 [Barcode: 31197231015345], Folder: 1-2
Identifier: UA 550 Series 5
Scope and Contents

Contains reports related to the office, as well as Bishops' and Stake Presidents' Day. Materials date from between 1962 and 1967.

Dates: 1962-1967