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Young, Karl E. (Karl Egbert), 1903-1990



  • Existence: 1903 - 1990

Biographical History

Karl E. Young (1903-1990) was a professor of English and French in Utah. He worked at Brigham Young University from 1930 to 1971. He was also a published author.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Oral history interview with Ernest DeAlton Partridge

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 78
Scope and Contents

Interview by Karl Young with E. DeAlton Partridge, discussing his ancestry, life in Provo, education, career, travels, marriage, and memories of Brigham Young University. Includes transcript and sound recording.

Dates: 1981

Oral history interview with Karl E. Young

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 35
Scope and Contents

Interview by J. Roman Andrus with Karl Young concerning his experiences as a student at Harvard and Oxford, as a faculty member at Brigham Young University, and his memories of several BYU presidents. Includes transcript and sound recording.

Dates: 1979

Oral history interview with Mark K. Allen

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 128
Scope and Contents

Interview by Karl Young with Mark K. Allen concerning his early life, family, grandfather, time as a student at Brigham Young University, education, and experiences at BYU as a professor and counselor. Includes transcript and sound recording.

Dates: 1984

Wallace Earle Stenger letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230311919]
Identifier: MSS SC 1485
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten and signed letter addressed to Karl Young, dated 26 January 1979. In this letter Stegner admits that he enjoys writing fiction more than history and talks briefly about his books.

Dates: 1979 January 26

Karl E. Young funeral service

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2195
Scope and Contents

Typescript of the funeral of Karl E. Young recorded on audiocassette. Includes talks and prayers honoring Karl Young.

Dates: 1990

Karl E. Young papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1843
Scope and Contents

Personal and professional correspondence, drafts of articles, and research notes on a variety of subjects including English, history of the American West, and the culture of Native Americans.

Dates: 1925-1974

Karl E. Young photographs

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197233619854]
Identifier: MSS P 741
Scope and Contents

Young photographs, 1890-1980 collection contains 309 photographs, 17 slides, 93 negatives, 4 filmstrips, and 5 transparencies of Native Americans, the Mormon colonies in northern Mexico, and family photographs.

Dates: 1890-1980

Additional filters:

Oral histories 4
Colleges and Universities 3
Education 3
Material Types 3
Correspondence 2