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P. Bradford Westwood photographs of Lloyd Alexander

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2077

Scope and Contents

Four 4 x 6 inch color photographs of children's Lloyd Alexander, taken in his home office in Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania in 1998. The photographs were taken by Brad Westwood, Special Collections employee at Brigham Young University, while he was visiting Lloyd Alexander and seeking donation of Alexander's papers to the University.


  • 1998


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

Biographical / Historical

P. Bradford Westwood grew up in Provo, Utah, and spent his summers on the Oregon coast. He received his bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University in American Studies in 1985 and his master's degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Historic Preservation in 1994. He was on the Board of Directors of the Brigham Young Academy Foundation from 1985 to 1989, and was one of the co-founders of the Foundation. He worked for the Brigham Young University's L. Tom Perry Special Collections and served as the assistant chair from 1997 to 2002, and chair from 2002 to 2008. In 2009, Brad became the manager of Collection Development for the Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In 2013, he was appointed the director of the Utah Division of State History. He is the co-founder of the A. Dean Larsen Book Collectors Conference. His subject specialties include rare books and manuscripts, the administration of cultural repositories, architectural history (19th/20th Century American and European), and historic preservation.


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated by Brad Westwood in 1998.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Brad Westwood; 1998.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Processing Information

Processed; Lucy Brimhall; 2013.

Register of P. Bradford Westwood photographs of Lloyd Alexander
Lucy Brimhall
2013 April 2
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