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James H. Clawson photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 517

Scope and Contents

Collection includes 15 photographs of James H. Clawson, taken between the 1900s and the 1970s. Includes portraits of Clawson and a group portrait of his family.


  • approximately 1900-1979


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 James H. Clawson photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

James H. Clawson (1899-1984) was a businessman and ecclesiastical leader in the state of Washington. He served as a bishop and patriarch in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


1 oversize folder (0.01 linear ft.)

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Mrs. James H. Clawson.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of James H. Clawson photographs
Rose Frank
2011 December 2
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States