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Russell family photographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 529

Scope and Contents

Collection includes five photographs of the Samuel J. Russell family taken by Gibson Art Galleries between the 1880s and the 1930s.


  • approximately 1880-1939


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

Biographical / Historical

The Russell family, headed by Samuel J. Russell (1870-1958), lived in Illinois and California. Samuel J. Russell trained as a physician in Illinois, and practiced medicine in Chicago. He later moved to Hemet, California to be nearer his children.


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Deseret Book; 1986.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of Russell family photographs
Lucas J. Chehda
2012 March 08
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