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Ellerman family photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 64

Scope and Contents

Collection includes family portraits of the Ellerman family. Also included are photographs of the area of Yankton, South Dakota.


  • approximately 1860-1919

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hour advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical / Historical

The Ellerman family of Yankton, South Dakota was founded by Herman Ellerman (1949-1926), a German immigrant, soldier, and publisher. Herman Ellerman served in the United States Seventh Cavalry.


1 folder

1 oversize folder

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Fred Rosenstock.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of Ellerman family photographs
Rose Frank
2011 November 7
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