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Photographs of the W. P. Lyon drugstore

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 272

Scope and Contents

Collection includes two photographs of the pharmacy formerly owned by W.P. Lyon in Nauvoo, Illinois. Photographs were taken in the 1960s.


  • approximately 1960-1969

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 use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated to the L. Tom Perry Special Collections by Peter Crawley in 1980.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Peter Crawley; 1980.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

See also the W.P. Lyon receipt (MSS SC 635).

Processing Information

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

Register of Photographs of the W. P. Lyon drugstore
Under Revision
Abe Austin
2012 February 27
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