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Miscellaneous portraits

Identifier: MSS 8758

Scope and Contents

Materials include portraits of various individuals. These portraits primarily take the format of cabinet photographs and tintypes. Some of these portraits are labelled with the name of the subject. Many of the portraits were taken in Illinois. Materials dated approximately 1860-1910.


  • approximately 1860-1910

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Miscellaneous portraits must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


.5 linear Feet

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Custodial History

Materials were donated to the L. Tom Perry Special Collections by Carolyn Pattern in 2013.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Carolyn Patten; 2013.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Processing Information

Processed; Anne Ashton, student photograph processor; 2015.

Register of Miscellaneous portraits
Anne Ashton
2015 May 21
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