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Collection of out-of-body experiences wherein the subject is offered the choice to return to his or her body or requests to do so, 1961-1970, 2001 January 22, 1984 April 8

Identifier: FA 2 Series 5 Sub-Series 1

Scope and Contents

Contains legends about people having out-of-body experiences and choosing or requesting to return to their bodies. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1961 to 2001. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected as well as explanations of social and cultural contexts.


  • Other: 1961-1970
  • Other: 2001 January 22
  • Other: 1984 April 8

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 use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at


18 folders



Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States