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William H. Oliver collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 90

Scope and Contents

Collection contains the professional and personal photographs of William H. Oliver, including documentary films, scientific and medical photographs, travel photographs from Central America, and images of the Oliver family.

Dates

  • approximately 1940-1978

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

3 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 William H. Oliver photographs, negatives, and other materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

William H. Oliver (1917-1978) was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. He served as an officer in the Navy, and later worked as a professional photographer.

Extent

16 boxes (8 linear ft.)

1 folder

3 photographs (94 items)

3 negatives (225 items)

3 slides (1784 items)

159 items (3 Color transparencies)

1 item (3 Glass positive)

3 film reels (14 items)

368 items (3 X-rays)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Mrs. William H. Oliver.

Appraisal

Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Title
Register of William H. Oliver photographs, negatives, and other materials
Author
Rose Frank
Date
2011 December 15
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