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Edgar J. Scott photographs and negatives

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 410

Scope and Contents

Collection includes 436 photographs and negatives of military life taken or collected by Scott between the 1900s and the 1970s. Includes photographs of the Second World War.

Dates

  • approximately 1900-1979

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Negatives Condition restricted; permission to use items must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Edgar J. Scott photographs and negatives must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Edgar J. Scott (1891-1980) was a military photographer in the United States Navy. He helped document the Second World War.

Extent

2 oversize folder (0.02 linear ft.)

5 folders (0.25 linear ft.)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Sharon Kunkee; 1982.

Appraisal

Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Title
Register of Edgar J. Scott photographs and negatives
Status
Completed
Author
Rose Frank
Date
2011 November 30
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States