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Film stills from Jesus of Nazareth

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3728

Scope and Contents

This collection contains 82 black and white photographs, 68 photocopies, and 3 colored post cards. They depict stills from the movie Jesus of Nazareth with R. Henderson Bland as Jesus of Nazareth. They were taken in June 1912 in Jerusalem and Syria.


  • 1912

Conditions Governing Access

Original film stills restricted; Photocopies open to public access; 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 Film stills from Jesus of Nazareth must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Jesus of Nazareth was filmed in 1912 and was written by Gene Gautier and directed by Sidney Olcott.


3 folders (0.24 linear ft.)



Physical Location

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

Custodial History

These items were received by Special Collections in 1994.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation; 1994.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the Photo Archives.
Register of Film stills from Jesus of Nazareth
Abe Austin
2012 March 30
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