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James L. Ozment collection of train photographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 52

Scope and Contents

Collection includes twenty-eight photographs of trains and railroads from the 1920s to the 1970s. Some photographs include images of early Utah towns. Many of the early photographs were taken by George L. Beam, while the later items were taken by James L. Ozment.


  • approximately 1920-1979


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 L. Ozment collection of train photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

George L. Beam (1868-1935) was the official photographer of the Denver and Rio Grande Railway from 1898 to 1934.

Biographical / Historical

James L. Ozment (1935-2009 ) worked as a photographer for Rocky Mountain Photographic Co. in Orem, Utah.


1 folder

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; James Ozment.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of James L. Ozment collection of train photographs
Rose Frank
2011 December 14
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