Skip to main content

Garden Glass Slides

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 4247

Scope and Contents

This collection contains 177 glass slides of gardens and houses taken in the United States, Italy, and England. There is also a slide of the Logan Temple.


  • approximately 1900-1920

Conditions Governing Access

Glass negatives restricted; 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 Garden Glass Slides must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


6 boxes (3 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 came from the Lewis home; it was located on 800 West but has since been demolished. A moving crew donated the items to Special Collections on 7 September 1982. The Lewis home was used by the BYU Agronomy, Horticultural, Botany, and Range Science Departments.

Custodial History

These items were donated to Special Collections in 2007.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation; Lewis home; 2007.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the 19th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.

Register of Garden Glass Slides
Lucas J. Chehda
2012 April 05
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