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Temples, approximately 1995-2010

Identifier: MSS 8654 Series 2 Sub-Series 1

Scope and Contents

Materials include transparencies of photographs of Latter-day Saint Temples around the United States. Materials dated approximately 1995-2010.


  • approximately 1995-2010

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish materials from John Telford photographs of historic Mormon architecture must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

From the Collection: John Telford (1944- ) is a Utah outdoor photographer. John Telford was born December 31, 1944. Although essentially self-taught, he received an MFA from the University of Utah, where he was the supervisor of photograph at Educational Media Services, and is a Professor Emeritus at Brigham Young University where he was also the former Chair of the Department of Visual Arts. He also taught at Westminster College, the Salt Lake Art Center, and Hill Air Force Base. Previously he won the prestigious Karl G. Maeser Award for Creative Excellence at BYU and has won numerous other awards and honors throughout the country. His photographs have been published extensively and exhibited both nationally and internationally and are included in numerous public and private collections. He has authored and co-authored seventeen books.


19 folders




Arranged in 19 files: 1. Anchorage Alaska Temple, 2000. 2. Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple, 2002. 3. Boise Idaho Temple, approximately 1995-2010. 4. Idaho Falls Idaho Temple, 2005. 5. Kona Hawaii Temple, approximately 1995-2010. 6. Las Vegas Nevada Temple, 1999. 7. Manti Utah Temple, approximately 1995-2010. 8. Mesa Arizona Temple, 2010. 9. Monticello Utah Temple, 1999. 10. Mount Timpanogos Utah Temple, 1999. 11. Nauvoo Illinois Temple, approximately 1996-1997. 12. Ogden Utah Temple, 1998. 13. Palmyra New York Temple, approximately 1995-2010. 14. Palmyra New York Temple, approximately 1995-2010. 15. Portland Oregon Temple, 1998. 16. Provo Utah Temple, 2005. 17. Salt Lake Temple, 1995-2001. 18. Seattle Washington Temple, 1999. 19. St. George Utah Temple, 2000.


Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States