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Philip Margetts photographs of the Salt Lake Theatre

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 240

Scope and Contents

Collection includes 45 photographs (including platinum, gelatin silver, and albumen prints), three tintypes, and two nitrate negatives with images of early Utah actors, friends, and the Margetts family. Photographs were taken between the 1860s and the 1910s.

Dates

  • approximately 1860-1919

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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 Philip Margetts photographs of the Salt Lake Theatre must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Philip Margetts (1829-1914) was a Mormon pioneer, missionary, and dramatist.

Extent

3 folders (0.12 linear ft.)

Language

English

Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.

Custodial History

Materials were donated to the repository by Ralph Margetts in 1982.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Ralph Margetts; 1982.

Appraisal

Photographs (Photograph Archive).

General

Prints from negatives. Provo, UT : Brigham Young University, 2015.

Processing Information

Processed; Anne Ashton; June 2022. Updated finding aid for DACS compliance and accuracy. Rehoused photographs to plastic sleeves for preservation.

Title
Register of Philip Margetts photographs of the Salt Lake Theatre
Status
Under Revision
Author
Abe Austin
Date
2012 February 23
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