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John S. Tanner papers, 1992-1994

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1027 Series 6

Scope and Contents note

Contains materials from John Tanner from 1992 to 1994. These materials include letters, reports, articles, minutes, and budgets.


  • 1992-1994


Conditions Governing Access note

Restricted. Closed for 100 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Restriction Policy. Requests to access restricted materials in the University Archives should be submitted to the University Archivist.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Associate Academic Vice President records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

John S. Tanner (born 1950) is a English professor and university administrator in Utah.

John Sears Tanner was born in 1950 and raised in Southern California. He studied English at Brigham Young University (BYU), and received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in 1980. He taught at Florida State University and BYU. He later served in the BYU administration, and was Academic Vice President between 2004 and 2011. In 2011 he was called to serve as a mission president in São Paulo, Brazil for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


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