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Ralph Woodward photograph

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7432

Scope and Contents note

Photograph of a group of men standing outside of a building. The men are all wearing military-like uniforms.

Dates

  • 1942

Creator

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 the Ralph Woodward photograph must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Ralph Woodward (1918-2005) served as a Special Services Officer in Japan during the Second World War. He also taught voice lessons and conducting at Brigham Young University from 1955 to 1984.

Ralph Woodward was born November 21, 1918 in Shelley, Idaho, to Alonzo "Lon" Woodward and Alta Mary Stanley Woodward. He graduated from the University of Idaho in 1940. In 1942, Ralph married Margaret Barclay. During the Second World War, Ralph served as a Special Services Officer in Japan. He taught voice lessons and conducting at Brigham Young University from 1955 to 1984, when he retired. His wife, Margaret, died in 1987, and in 1988, he remarried Mary Brown Firmage. Ralph died September 6, 2005.

Extent

1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

Collection contains one photograph.

Other Finding Aids note

More detailed finding aid available in the repository upon request.

Custodial History note

Donated.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated.

Appraisal note

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

Processing Information note

Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2009.
Title
Register of Ralph Woodward photograph, 1942
Status
Completed
Author
Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
Date
31 August 2009
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:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States