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Gustive O. Larson photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 617

Scope and Contents

Larson photographs, circa 1860-1969 collection contains about 750 slides and 200 photographs related to travel in various countries of the world. It also contains photographs related to his mission, family, friends, and his research. It also includes several film strips and microfiche.


  • 1860-1969


Conditions Governing Access

Glass slides are not accessible for patron use. Open to public access; Kept in cold storage; requires 24 hours advance notice to access collection.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical / Historical

Larson was an educator in seminaries and institutes of the LDS Church. He was also a professor of history at Brigham Young University and author of approximately 53 books and articles. He served as president of the Swedish Mission for the LDS Church.


1 oversize box (1.66 linear ft.)

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

These items was donated to Special Collections in 1984.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation; Partial Inventory; 1984.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the Photographs Archive.

Related Materials

See Also UA 622 Gustive O. Larson collection.

Register of Gustive O. Larson 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