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American Conservative Union photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 175

Scope and Contents

Photographs taken at meetings of the American Conservative Union. The photographs show various members of the organization as well as Nancy and Ronald Reagan, who was then governor of California. These shots were taken by John Troha of Bethesda, MD. Photographs are primarily gelatin silver prinnts, some with corresponding acetate negatives. Also includes some color prints. Dated 1966-1975.


  • 1966-1975


Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.


1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

1 half box (0.25 linear ft.)

1 folder (0.02 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Materials were donated to the repository by the American Conservative Union in 1979.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; American Conservative Union; 1979.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Processing Information

Processed; Starrla Pearson; December 2022. Updated finding aid for DACS compliance and accuracy. Rehoused photographs and negatives to plastic sleeves for preservation.

Register of American Conservative Union photographs
Under Revision
Abe Austin
2012 February 23
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