Kenneth Mead and Barbara Mackey Ogilvie letters
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6695
Scope and Contents note
The collection contains letters from Eve Ball to Mr. and Mrs. Ogilvie spanning the years 1972-1981. There are twenty-five (25) letters in the collection, in chronological order, as they were received by the Ogilvies in these years. They also contain the envelopes in which they were sent, and the correspondence is singularly from Ms. Ball to the Ogilvie family. Additionally, four color slide photographs of Eve Ball's home are included.
- Ball, Eve (Person)
Conditions Governing Access note
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use note
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Kenneth Mead and Barabara Mackey Ogilvie letters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Kenneth Mead Ogilvie was an acquaintance of Eve Ball, who was a leading authority on the lives of the Apache tribe in New Mexico in the middle of the 20th century. Kenneth Mead Ogilvie was married to Barbara Mackey.
Barbara Mackey Ogilvie lived in Arcadia, California, with her husband Kenneth Mead Ogilvie. She was an acquaintance of Eve Ball, who was a leading authority on the lives of the Apache tribe in New Mexico in the middle of the 20th century. They worked closely with her in her research and interest in the Apache tribespeople, as well as being friends on a social level.
10 folders (0.25 linear ft.)
A collection of letters exchanged between Eve Ball and the Ogilvie family between the years 1972 and 1981 inclusive.
Other Finding Aids note
More detailed finding aid available in the repository.
Custodial History note
Donated by Ken Ogilvie, son of Kenneth Mead and Barbara Mackey Ogilvie in January 2009.
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
Donated; Ken Ogilvie; January 2009.
Illustrates professional and social life of a prominent western researcher. (Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history; Collection development policy for 20th Century western manuscripts, 2007.)
Processing Information note
Processed; Alicia Lynn Harris; 2009.
- Register of Kenneth Mead and Barbara Mackey Ogilvie letters
- Alicia Lynn Harris, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
- 2009 May
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.