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Norman Woodbury Osborn photograph collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3834

Scope and Contents

This collection contains 86 various photographs, portraits, and postcards of unidentified people. Some of the only identified portraits include Karl G. Maeser and George Q. Cannon. The photographs were found in Norman Woodbury Osborn's attic.


  • approximately 1850-1950

Conditions Governing Access

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 Norman Woodbury Osborn photograph collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


3 folders (0.24 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


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

Donated; Glen Craig, Marilyn Osborn Hanson, Heather Hanson; 1994.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the Photo Archives.

Register of Norman Woodbury Osborn photograph collection
Abe Austin
2012 April 02
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