John Arthur Taylor papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3284
Scope and Contents
Collection primarily contains the papers related to two book collections donated to BYU by John A. Taylor: the "Anthony Trollope (1815-1882) collection" and "Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) collection." Also includes correspondence, invoices, and business papers related to Mrs. Trollope's Bazaar; articles/essays relating to Trollope; two videos about Benjamin Disraeli; newspaper/magazine articles; and a CD containing a PowerPoint presentation by Mr. Taylor about book collecting.
- approximately 1965-2005
- Taylor, John Arthur, 1928- (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Content restricted; permission to use materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from John Arthur Taylor papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
John A. Taylor established "Mrs. Trollope's Bazaar," which was a small company that bought and sold Trollope literature, writings, and related material.
3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
Other Finding Aids
Box-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS3284.xml
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; John Arthur Taylor.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
System requirements: Microsoft Powerpoint.
- Register of John Arthur Taylor papers
- Andrea Wyss
- 2011 May 3
- 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.