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First school in northeast Provo

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2917

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook describing the first school in northeast Provo (later to be known as Pleasant View and/or Edgemont), its building, teachers, and students. Includes pictures, short biographies, and family group records of the teachers and students. Includes writings from Shirley Blackburn and Eva Gillespie. Also discusses the early devolopment of education in Provo.

Dates

  • circa 1996

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 First school in northeast Provo must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

2 folders (76 leaves)(0.15 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Item came to Special Collections through routing slip from Acquisitions Department. The donor received the item from the creator.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Verl G. Dixon.

Appraisal

Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

General

The small log school house was eventually moved to the Sons of the Utah Pioneers "Pioneer Village" in North Park in Provo, Utah.
Title
Register of First school in northeast Provo
Status
In Progress
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 December 14
Description rules
Appm
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