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Oral history interview with Joseph T. Bentley

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 126

Scope and Contents

Contains transcripts, audio recordings, and contracts for an oral history by Bentley in 1983. The interview includes information on the Bentley family, on his experience as a student and administrator at Brigham Young University, and on his missionary service.

Dates

  • 1983

Creator

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 the Oral history interview with Joseph T. Bentley must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Biographical History

Joseph T. Bentley (1906-1993) was an accounting professor, academic administrator, and ecclesiastical leader in Utah.

Joseph T. Bentley born March 6, 1906 in Colonia Juarez, Mexico, was an accounting professor and academic administrator at Brigham Young University. In 1958, Bentley succeeded Elbert R. Curtis and became general superintendent of the LDS Church's YMMIA. Bentley died on June 15, 1993 in Provo, Utah.

Biographical History

Thomas E. Cheney (1901-1993) was an English professor and academic administrator in Utah.

Extent

5 folders (0.25 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Produced and donated by the Brigham Young University Alumni Association Emeritus Club and the Brigham Young University Archives, 1983.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Brigham Young University Alumni Association Emeritus Club and the Brigham Young University Archives; 1983.

Appraisal

Administration (University Archives Collection Development Policy, October 2008, V.b.v.2.a).

Processing Information

Processed; John Quist; 1984.
Title
Register of Oral history interview with Joseph T. Bentley
Status
Completed
Author
Cory Nimer
Date
2016 March 11
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States