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Oral history interview with J. Bruce Clark

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6793

Scope and Contents

J. Bruce Clark recounts important events in his life including his service in the Korean War, his career as an accountant, his work as a school crossing guard, his time spent as a bishop for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and meeting his wife.


  • 2008


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 the Oral history interview with J. Bruce Clark must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

J. Bruce Clark was born on September 13, 1931. He served in the Korean War. He married Dorothy around 1960. He worked as an accountant for Naylor Automotive for 47 years. Then he worked as a crossing guard at Grandview Elementary in Provo, Utah.


2 folders (0.16 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Includes a transcript and audio cassette tape of an interview conducted by P. Bradford Westwood with J. Bruce Clark on December 26, 2008.

Custodial History

Interview conducted by Brad Westwood on December 26, 2008. The recording was then transcribed by Special Collections.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; J. Bruce Clark; 2008.


This belongs in the 20th-21st Century Western and Mormon Americana because it gives a good representation of life in Utah during different time periods and the challenges life gives you even in Provo, Utah.

Processing Information

Processed; Whitney Parry; 2009.

Register of Oral history interview with J. Bruce Clark
Whitney Parry, student assistant
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